Annual IDD Awareness Day at the Capitol 2014
2014 Awareness Day for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities was a huge success! We are lucky to have great support within the Colorado Legislature for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
To view video of testimony to our resolution in the Senate, click here.
To view video of testimony to our resultion in the House, click here.
Please join us in congratulating our 2014 Direct Support Professional Honoree:
Horizons Specialized Services: Cathryn Marie
Time with Horizons: 5 years
Years as a DSP: 10 years
The DSP nominees share several things in common – a willingness to go above and beyond what is required of them, an ability to see solutions where others only see barriers, and most importantly, a deep and unyielding commitment to the individuals they serve.
DSP Award Finalists:
Ariel Clinical Services: Janet Dowdy
Time with Ariel Clinical Services: 7 years
Years as a DSP: 30+ years
Community Advantage: Tony Davis
Time with Community Advantage: 15 years
Years as a DSP: 25 years
Envision: Jim Taylor
Time with Envision: 3 years
Years as a DSP: n/a
Foothills Gateway: Molly McCloud-Joyner
Time with Foothills Gateway: 8 years
Years as a DSP: 8 years
Imagine!: Isaac Marin
Time with Imagine!: 5 years
Years as a DSP: 5 years