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Supporter Spotlight: Generation KIA

RISE Life Services is grateful to have a strong network of supporters. Many of those who help sustain our fundraising efforts are the companies we work with on a regular basis. They keep our organization functioning smoothly, providing top quality service. They are a catalyst for our success at events and through sponsorship and participation. [...]

By | 2018-07-31T15:15:44+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Events, Getting To Know, Latest News|0 Comments

Resident Spotlight: Richard Barros-Sierra and The Main Street Connection

Meet Richard Barros-Sierra, a resident at RISE’s Calverton ICF. He is also one of the first participants to join RISE’s day program without walls called, The Main Street Connection.  Richard has shown incredible growth in his interests and participation since he began at day program. Mr. Barros-Sierra has a support staff with him on a [...]

By | 2018-07-25T13:42:43+00:00 August 6th, 2018|Getting To Know, Inspiration Station|0 Comments

Supporter Spotlight: Commercial Cleaning Long Island and owner, Earl Garrison

Earl Garrison dives with the sharks to raise money at Shamrock Shindig 2018 at the Long Island Aquarium. RISE Life Services is grateful to have a strong network of supporters. Many of those who help sustain our fundraising efforts are the companies we work with on a regular basis. They keep our organization [...]

By | 2018-07-19T12:45:24+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Events, Getting To Know, Inspiration Station|0 Comments

Working Together: Suffolk County Community College Career Services + RISE Life Services

RISE Life Services has worked in collaboration with Suffolk County Community College’s Career Services recently on an internship program. We are thrilled to welcome Lauren Muncey, who was referred to us for an internship this summer in our Human Resources department. Lauren Muncey, Human Resources Intern at RISE Ms. Muncey will graduate in [...]

By | 2018-07-11T13:04:08+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Getting To Know, Latest News|0 Comments

Meet the Staff: Kaitlin Fibkins

RISE Life Services has an amazing team of people, who make a powerful and positive difference every day in people’s lives. We’d like you to meet our staff members and learn more about them. This week, we introduce you to Kaitlin Fibkins, Coordinator at The Main Street Connection Day Program and RISE Benefits Specialist. We [...]

By | 2018-06-13T20:00:27+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Getting To Know|0 Comments

Resident Spotlight: Peter Impasto and The Main Street Connection

Meet Peter Impasto, a resident at RISE’s Northville ICF. He is also one of the first participants to join RISE’s new day program without walls called, The Main Street Connection. Peter’s story since his connection with The Main Street Connection is inspiring as he continues to thrive in a routine with activities he truly enjoys. [...]

Meet the Staff: David Glick

RISE Life Services has an amazing team of people, who make a powerful and positive difference every day in people’s lives. We’d like you to meet our staff members and learn more about them. This week, we introduce you to David Glick, the Mental Health Program Director. We interviewed David to help you get to [...]

By | 2018-06-05T17:54:40+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Getting To Know, Inspiration Station|0 Comments

ADD RISES to New Heights with a Rebrand

  Aid to the Developmentally Disabled (ADD) is becoming RISE Life Services. We have been elevating lives for over 35 years. Our new name more accurately describes how we raise the quality of life for those we serve and encompasses the programs we provide for them, as well as our surrounding community. This changeover has [...]

By | 2018-05-22T19:16:39+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Getting To Know, Latest News|0 Comments

The #4Mind4Body Challenge: A part of Mental Health Awareness Month

ADD is becoming RISE Life Services! Our new name more accurately describes how we raise the quality of life for those we serve. Join RISE Life Services and our Mental Health Department in the #4Mind4Body Challenge this month. May is Mental Health Awareness Month and has been observed in the United States since 1949, reaching [...]

By | 2018-05-10T13:51:36+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Events, Getting To Know, Latest News|0 Comments