Lifespire congratulates staff Arlene (AJ) Joseph and Katherine Mingot who received recognition in the Interagency Council of Developmental Disabilities Agencies Inc. annual DSP Spotlight for their work on behalf of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. AJ has enhanced our arts programs and Katherine has brought independence through travel training. For more information about their accomplishments, click here.
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. New York State Industries for the Disabled Inc. (NYSID) celebrated with its annual meeting and awards ceremony. Lifespire is incredibly proud of our honoree Rudy Johnson who was awarded the NYSID Joslin Award for outstanding work performance.
Lifespire Wears it Pink!
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and our John A Cook Comprehensive Service Center created a Public Service Announcement to help raise awareness!
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Ishita, Glen, Andre and Robert of our Queens South Community Service Center spent the day at the Museum of Modern Art visiting current exhibitions. A fave? The new (and first) US retrospective of work by visionary artist Bodys Isek Kingelez called City Dreams - especially his most ambitious and very colorful sculpture Ville Fantôme!