Lines from Linda -- April 2017

  On March 15th, I had the opportunity to participate in a collaborative effort to imagine what a “perfect world” would look like for people with disabilities.  We decided to...

Thoughts from the Executive Director

  Happy Spring!  As we get closer to being able to get outside and appreciate the fresh air, I thought it would be a great time to focus on something important. Bear Creek Service&rsquo...

Thoughts from Linda --- February 2017

      In 2014 we began the journey into 245D.  This is the state statute that directs the standards that we are licensed under.  To say it was a paradigm shift is an unders...

Thoughts from Linda --- January 2017

    Welcome to 2017!  Each new year brings promise of good things to come.  I am looking forward to what the new year will bring.  We had some exciting things happen in t...

Linda's November Blog

    Linda's November Blog   One of my favorite things to do at this time of the year is reflect on all that has happened in the past 12 months.  I went to our Facebook page...

Thoughts from Linda --- October 2017

    It has finally come.  The ads will stop on the TV, radio, and in your mailbox.  In about a week, the elections will be over and we will know who will represent us in the va...

September Blog

  By Linda Driessen, Executive Director Last night was the debate between two of the presidential candidates.  That reminded me that no matter how you feel about the choices you have, we...

August Blog from the Executive Director

      This is important and we need your help! I am so excited to let you know about our upcoming efforts to let our community know more about Bear Creek Services! Although...

July Blog

      Written by Linda Driessen, Executive Director of Bear Creek Services: As I write this month’s newsletter article, we are in the middle of an all staff in-service sessi...

June Blog

  Summer is finally here and it is beautiful outside.  It is a perfect time to get out and be a part of the neighborhood.  One of our values states that we value the neighborhoods we l...


February 2018 Happenings at Bear Creek Services

27 February , 2018

"All of us is better than any of us." --- Anonymous That is a great quote about why teamwork is so inc... Learn More

January 2018 Happenings at Bear Creek Services!

31 January , 2018

At the final Bear Creek Guardian and Parent meeting of 2017, I shared that our greatest challenge go... Learn More

Holiday Wish List For Our Residents

12 December , 2017

In past years, a local church has provided many Christmas presents for individuals who have disab... Learn More

Thoughts from the Executive Director - November 2017

22 November , 2017

As we come to the end of another year, it is only right to look upon the blessings we have received ... Learn More


Walk and Roll

Thank you to our event sponsors!!! Click here to register for the Walk ... Learn More

Community Presentations

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Bear Creek Services Office

You are invited! "Lunch with a Purpose" explains what Bear Creek Services does, and how the... Learn More

Wines of the World

March 3, 2017

Rochester International Event Center

--- More than 200 wines from around the world --- Additional beers and craft spirits --- Delicious food... Learn More

Bear Creek Cookie Classic

December 9, 2017

Bear Creek Services Building

Volunteer Cookie Bakers Needed! Last year, we sold out of cookies in just 2 hours!!!! We ar... Learn More