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The latest news from ResCare Community Living.

Brandon’s Story

Brandon Levinson began receiving services at Community Alternatives Nebraska, an affiliate of ResCare Community Living, in June 2016. At that time, he had been struggling with his weight due to poor food choices and low activity. Brandon loves sports. Through a community partnership, Brandon registered to participate in Special Olympics.  Since then, Brandon has been […]


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Michael’s Story

Michael has been in his new apartment for a year and a half. As a parent, I think I learned that even though Michael is very social, when he is home, there are times that he likes to his own space. Michael’s new place at Y Street is beautiful on the outside, and the staff […]


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Elvira’s Story

I had a home once. A room of my own, housemates and a program I loved to go to. I rode the bus, had friends and a place to socialize and learn new skills. Then one day, something happened. I can’t remember what exactly. But suddenly that life was over. I was in an unfamiliar […]


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New Study Shows Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Significantly Benefit from Home-Based Primary Care

ResCare’s parent brand today announced the publication of a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association authored by Dr. William Mills, BrightSpring Health Services Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, analyzing the effects of home-based primary care (HBPC) versus traditional primary care among individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD). “The findings from this […]


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Walter’s Story

My memory gets a bit fuzzy when I try to think back to a time before living in one of Friendship’s homes. I remember in my mid 20’s coming from Paradise Valley Hospital and arriving at a new place. It honestly looked very similar to the place I had just come from. There were a […]


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Brandi’s Story

Our daughter Brandi [Arnold] has lived happily and successfully in the community for the last three years supported by Creative Living Services [CLS].  Brandi is high functioning in many ways but medically fragile in many ways. The key to her success is her well trained and caring staff and especially having an excellent house manager. […]


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ResCare St. Clairsville Home Makes Special Donation to Local Animal Shelter

ResCare Community Living St. Clairsville, Ohio Program Manager Tina Carelli speaks with WTRF about a special donation they made to the Belmont County Animal Shelter. https://www.wtrf.com/belmont-county/the-belmont-county-animal-shelter-gets-a-special-donation-from-the-community/  


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National Lecture Series: The Impact of Home-Based Primary Care on People with IDD

Dr. William Mills shares the 2021 clinical outcome highlights from the partnership between ResCare Community Living and our home-based primary care provider Western Reserve Medical Group in Ohio. In 2021, Home-Based Primary Care was made available to ResCare clients in Ohio, with more clients/guardians electing the care model as the year progressed. As the model took effect, we saw […]


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ResCare Community Living Celebrates Eight ANCOR DSP of the Year Winners

ResCare Community Living is proud to announce that nine of its Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) have received 2022 DSP of the Year Awards from the American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR). Each year, ANCOR honors a DSP from each state who has gone above and beyond to ensure the safety, well-being and inclusion […]


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Latoya Whitted-Witcher – Kansas Direct Support Professional of the Year

Latoya Whitted-Witcher is a seasoned Direct Support Professional (DSP) with 20 years of experience. She loves her work and is a champion for the individuals she cares for. The individuals she works with require a high level of support and assistance, and she goes above and beyond to make sure that exceptional care is always […]


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