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CWI Announces New Services for 2015

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 in Announcements

CWI is pleased to announce the availability of the following two new service options for individuals starting in 2015:   I.  Pathway to Employment – Start Date January 2015 This service provides a...

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Inclement Weather Transportation Procedures

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Announcements

Winter may bring weather conditions that require program delays or closure. Even when road conditions in town appear passable, bad weather in outlying areas often cause hazardous driving conditions and impact the...

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New Fuller Road IRA

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Announcements

CWI recently held an Open House for the agency’s newest Individualized...

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On December 20th, CWI’s Youth Club and Saturday Club held their annual holiday party at the agency’s Pine Street location. Guests enjoyed music and dancing provided by DJ Pasquale, crafts, food and a visit from Santa. For more info regarding these programs, visit (3 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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On January 29th from 3:30-5 pm, CWI in conjunction with the Glens Falls Boys JV Basketball Team are hosting a Game and Activity Night! The event is open to CWI Home Care Program participants and their family members. Games and activities will include basketball, badminton, Yu Gi Oh and board game tables. Event to be held at Glens Falls High School Gymnasium, 10 Quade Street. RSVP required by January 19th at 793-4700 ext. 19156 / 19142 or email at or ... See MoreSee Less

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CWI is pleased to announce two new services beginning in 2015: Pathway to Employment (begins January 2015) and Community Prevocational Services (begins March 2015). For more details, visit or call CWI at 518-793-4700 ext. 19135. ... See MoreSee Less

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If you would like to read Kate Durning's story titled An Autistic Influence on Love, Friendship, and Day-to-Day Life, visit CWI's website and select News & Events -> Annual Reports -> 2014 Annual Report. Her article appears on pages 14-15. Kate did an exceptional reading of her story at CWI's 2014 Annual Meeting and Employee Recognition Breakfast. Thank you Kate for sharing. ... See MoreSee Less

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Dawn KinekeSo proud of you Kate Durning!!! <31   ·  2 months ago

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Photos taken at CWI's 2014 Annual Meeting and Employee Recognition Breakfast held today at the Great Escape Lodge in Queensbury, NY. Employees were recognized for 3 years up to 35 years of service. Community Partner Awards were presented to the SI Group and Tri-County United Way. Della Shiell was the first recipient of CWI's Enriching Lives Award for outstanding volunteerism. Assemblyman Dan Stec and Keith Scherer from Senator Betty Little's Office presented NYS Citations for Years of Service to Christine Miles (35 Years of Service) and Jean Herman (25 Years of Service). A special video highlighting CWI's community and employment services division was presented and can be viewed on our website at Congrats to all the honorees! (9 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

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Jane TylerA very special program,that gives hope to very special people . God bless YOU1   ·  2 months ago

Betsy JudkinsNice pictures !2 months ago

Dale Breault Sr.Yes and I drive them2 months ago

Karen Donovan-BennettThank you and God bless.2 months ago

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Photos from LARAC's Holiday Shop Opening Reception featuring an exhibit of works of art, jewelry, ornaments and more made by CWI's Expressions Day Program participants and staff. Items on sale now through December 24th. (9 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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Jessica Warrington, Colleen Durning and 23 others like this

Charlene Fuller WelcomeCan anyone purchase? and hours and location if yes.2 months ago

Dawn SaccoThis is so beautiful!!! Fabulous job everyone 😄2 months ago

Community, Work & Independence, Inc.Yes all shoppers are welcome. LARAC Holiday Shop is open Tues. thru Sat. 10 am to 4 pm daily until Dec 24th. Call 798-1144 for info. Shop located next to Crandall Public Library in downtown Glens Falls.1   ·  2 months ago

Laurie Deltrynice picture of all of you2 months ago

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Looking for a special gift for the holiday season? LARAC's Holiday Shop opens with a reception on Thursday, Nov. 13, from 5-7 pm in the LARAC Gallery in City Park downtown Glens Falls. The Holiday shop will feature a special display of artwork and ornaments made by CWI's Expression's Day Program staff and participants. Some of the items will be available for purchase. Admission is free. For more info, call 798-1144. (2 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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NOVEMBER 8: Day three and we definitely Stuffed the Bus! Thanks to all who made this food drive a huge success: Donors, sponsors, volunteers, Stuff the Bus Committee and Price Chopper! Also, special thanks to CWI's day program staff and participants for delivery and pick up of food collection bins at 70+ sites in the tri-county area as well as CWI's Transit Connection staff for their assistance with the bus. Together we replenished the food pantry shelves in our region and drove hunger to the curb! (9 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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Ginny L RegnerGreat job !!3 months ago

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NOVEMBER 7: Day two of Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive. Bus is half full as of 1 pm today. Still need more donations to fill the bus. Food drive to end on Saturday, Nov. 8, at 12 noon. (9 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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NOVEMBER 6: First day of Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive. Live radio remote by Regional Radio Group held during event at Price Chopper, 677 Upper Glen St., Queensbury. Radio interviews featured local dignitaries, business executives, sponsors and volunteers. Also, CWI Day Services staff and participants help load food donations onto the bus. (9 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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Garrett EvansI use to work there & now I'm @ their Ballston Ave store in Saratoga Springs, NY3 months ago

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