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Signs Everywhere

By Melanie Anderson Options is excited to welcome our first consumer, Sofia, and personal support staff, Monet, who are Deaf.  Sofia and Monet plan to offer a sign language class soon so be on the lookout for that announcement.  In honor of them, here is some information on Deaf Awareness. Not the Same in All … Continued

Ways to Build Community

By Melanie Anderson   Labels I have been working in this “industry” nearing 27 years now; the industry of supporting people with disabilities.  While I am eternally grateful to have made a fulfilling career from assisting others, I am keenly aware that our industry has a way of perverting concepts and making labels.  One of … Continued

Day of the Deaf

Deaf Awareness Week The last week in September  is the start of Deaf Awareness Week and during the month of September, many organizations hold activities to celebrate and to educate people about deafness. Companies and agencies often mark the event, and schools, colleges, and universities hold awareness events. Amusement parks, such as Six Flags hold … Continued