August 2018 Blog from Linda Driessen

Linda1_1


At Bear Creek Services, we take great pride in being person-centered.  This concept means that we listen to the individuals that we support and do what we can to help them accomplish the life they want to live.  When we do this well, people live happier, more fulfilled lives. 

Sometimes the dreams are easy to accomplish, like helping individuals like Lynn and Jennifer attend concerts of their favorite musicians.  Sometimes the dreams take a longer time to accomplish, like saving up enough money to go on a trip that Sue would like to take.

Our Direct Support Professional (DSP) staff does a good job of being person-centered on a daily basis to help the people we support reach their goals.  The week of September 10th - 16th is "Direct Support Professional Week".  During this week, we will be bringing treats and personally thanking the DSP staff who work directly in our programs. 

We have also invited the local media to shine a spotlight on these Direct Support Professionals who are impacting peoples' lives for the better.  Hopefully you will see something about this on the local TV news or in the newspaper soon!

The next time you see a Direct Support Professional, I encourage you to thank them for the amazing job that they do!

Sincerely,

Linda Driessen

 

 

 

Be first to leave a comment.

Leave a comment

Name

Email

Comment

News

Linda's Blog: September 2018

28 September , 2018

The Walk N’Roll event was created due to feedback we received from many different sources. Indiv... Learn More

August 2018 Blog from Linda Driessen

31 August , 2018

At Bear Creek Services, we take great pride in being person-centered. This concept means that we liste... Learn More

July 2018 Happenings at Bear Creek Services

30 July , 2018

"Thank you." Two little words that can mean so much. The week of September 9th through 15th is Direct S... Learn More

May 2018 Happenings at Bear Creek Services

23 May , 2018

The legislature adjourned on May 21st. Funding for the 7% cut to disability services was included in t... Learn More

Events

Walk and Roll

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

Lunch With A Purpose

Click the link for dates!

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 1, 2019

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 8, 2018

Bear Creek Services Building

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TO BAKE! We are looking for individuals, groups, school clubs, churches and y... Learn More