From left: Shelley Turner of Liverpool, Angela Zappetello of Camillus, Ursula Lord of E. Syracuse and, Cathy Drake of Syracuse.

These 4 Central New Yorkers are our newest Certified Ombudsman volunteers!   Why become a volunteer Ombudsman?   Volunteer Ombudsman have the power to change lives and positively affect Nursing Home resident’s health and well-being. They help provide a voice to resident …

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Elena Iturralde traveled from Ecuador to volunteer for ARSE Adaptive Design.

The ARISE Adaptive Design program had the pleasure of working with a new volunteer who traveled all the way from Ibarra, Ecuador. Elena Iturralde, who recently finished her medical degree in Ecuador, reached out to AAD’s program coordinator Connor McGough …

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Community Information Sessions at ARISE have resumed! Every Wednesday, starting at 10:00 AM, anyone interested in learning about employment services and supports available to individuals with a disability are invited to join us at our main office located at 635 …

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On October 2nd, 2021, ARISE at the Farm hosted their annual fall fundraiser event. An attendee pets the farm horse, Connie. (Photo by Emily McNeill).

On October 2nd we held our Fall Farm Showcase kicking off the 2021-22 fundraising campaign to benefit ARISE at the Farm.  It was a beautiful day filled with music, hayrides, demonstrations, and food and drink. Those in attendance had the …

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