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Governor Proclaims Direct Support Professionals Week - Sept 10-16

Posted on : 09/11/2017

September 10-16 is Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week. This is a week where we take time of the celeb rate and recognize the wonderful, vital and generous work our direct support provide every day to our community.

To call our DSPs important to our organization would be a gross understatement. They are the heart of the Arc of Westchester without whom we could not be able to promise a life of dignity, respect and affirmation for over 2000 people we support here at the Arc of Westchester

We are proud of the enthusiastic, compassionate and hard work of our Direct Support Professionals at Arc of Westchester. Their dedication to our important work enriches the lives of people we support.

Here a special message from Executive Director Ric Swierat and join us in thanking each and every one of these amazing individuals. Read some testimonials of thanks and praise from parents, staff and friends. 

Governor Cuomo Proclaims September 10-17 DSP Week in NYS

Governor Cuomo issued this proclamation announcing that September 10-17, 2017 is Direct Support Professionals Week in New York State. We are pleased the Governor has publicly recognized the value of our DSPs. Acting Commissioner of OPWDD, Kerry Delaney, also expressed her gratitude to DSPs with this letter. 




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