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Friendship Results in New Career Path

By |September 11th, 2017|Individual Support Services, News & Events|

And Even More Friendships! Missy Barnes was working as a secretary at a local hospital 5 years ago when she became close with a patient who had Down Syndrome. "I became interested in working with people with disabilities, but wasn't sure how to get into the field," says Missy. That is when Missy saw an [...]

Muston’s Impact is Felt by Many

By |September 11th, 2017|Individual Support Services, News & Events|

DSP Has the Heart to Make a Difference! Laine Muston has worked as a Direct Service Professional (DSP) for nearly 14 years and has worked for Benchmark Human Services since 2010. Laine is pictured with Zack who says, "Laine is a good friend to me." Zack likes working with Laine because they have dance parties [...]

September 10th – 16th is DSP Recognition Week!

By |September 10th, 2017|Individual Support Services, News & Events|

Direct Support Professionals across the nation will be officially recognized this week for the loving care and support they provide day in and day out throughout the entire year. Whether it's at home or as part of day programming, DSPs are making a difference in people's lives. We can't say thank you enough to those [...]

Making Connections with Technology

By |August 25th, 2017|Individual Support Services|

Say Howdy to Cowboy Troy! Troy Brookhart, also known as Cowboy, lives in Waynesfield with his mom and dad, Heidi and Tom, as well as his dog (also named Cowboy), a horse and several goats. Troy values his independence, and when he is not working at We Can Too in St. Marys, he enjoys helping [...]