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When You Shop, Amazon Gives to CWI!

Posted by on Jun 12, 2015 in Announcements

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support CWI each time you shop, at no cost to you! When you shop at Smile.Amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient...

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Quaker Road Tie Dyes Shirts

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in Announcements

    Recently, CWI’s Quaker Road Day Services staff and program participants created tie dyed tee shirts.  On July 28th, they all wore them to the program and posed for these photos....

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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....

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CWI's Quaker Road Day Services staff and program participants recently tie dyed tee shirts... ... See MoreSee Less

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Julie FahlmannLooking good guys!!!1 week ago

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CWI has two job openings for Recreational Leaders as follows:

Saturday Club Recreation Leader
• Employment Type: Per Diem
• Schedule: 2-4 Saturdays per month, 10a-4p, up to 1 hour
M-F for phone calls and
• emails regarding transportation times
• Location: Glens Falls region
• Salary: To be determined
• Position Concept: Design and implement social/recreational activities for the
• Saturday Club, including day trips, in-house projects and recreational events.
• Position Qualifications: B.A./B.S. degree in Human Services or related field with experience working with persons with disabilities. One year of experience working in the field required. Experience developing and implementing social/recreational activities highly desired. Must have an acceptable driving record.
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Youth Club Recreation Leader
• Employment Type: Per Diem
• Schedule: Variable, 2 outings per month, length of outings can vary from
2-8 hours
• Location: Glens Falls region
• Salary: To be determined
• Position Concept: Design and implement social/recreational activities
including day/evening trips, in-house projects and recreational events.
• Position Qualifications: B.A./B.S. degree in Human Services or related field with experience working with persons with disabilities. One year of experience working in the field required. Experience developing and implementing social/recreational activities highly desired. Must have an acceptable driving record.

Anyone interested in applying for either of these positions should visit www.cwinc.org and select About and Job Opportunities located at top of homepage.
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On July 23rd, the Glens Falls Dragons Colter Bostick and two of the team’s pitchers, Matt Sturchio #11 and Alex Yarem #19, along with the team's mascot Cooper the Dragon, visited CWI’s New Journeys Day Program in Queensbury. Following a Meet and Greet, the Dragons signed autographs and posed for photos. In addition the New Journey’s day program made a celebratory cake for the event and a special banner depicting both the Dragons and CWI logos was given to the team as a thank you for their visit. More than 75 day program participants and staff from CWI’s New Journeys, Trade Winds, Pathways and Midtown programs attended the event. Special thanks to the Dragons and the team's mascot Cooper the Dragon for visiting CWI! For more photos of this event, visit www.cwinc.org. ... See MoreSee Less

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Christi KrugThank you so very much for coming to New journeys program2   ·  2 weeks ago

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On July 21st, CWI held a groundbreaking ceremony for its newest residence to be located at the corners of Pearl and Pine Streets in the village of Hudson Falls. The new 2,100 square foot home is being designed by Smith Engineering and Architects, Gloversville, NY, and built by Hilltop Construction, Hudson Falls, NY. It will feature two fully handicap accessible bathrooms, bedrooms for up to 5 residents, expanded living space and a state-of-the-art sprinkler system. For more photos and info about this project, visit www.cwinc.org. ... See MoreSee Less

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Patty CardinalBest of luck with the new residence.2 weeks ago

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Here are some photos of the water rocket testing that took place on July 14th at CWI's New Journey's Day Services site. Also, see video below. ... See MoreSee Less

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Testing Water Rocket
CWI's New Journeys Day Services and Life Unlimited program staff and participants got together on July 14th to test some designs for a water rocket they created. Here is a video featuring Kindra Giroux demonstrating the rocket...
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Community, Work & Independence, Inc.Way to go New Journeys and Life Unlimited!!3 weeks ago

Kindra Girouxthat was a lot of fun. :)3 weeks ago

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YOU SHOP. AMAZON GIVES! AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support CWI each time you shop, at no cost to you! When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you'll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon .com with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to CWI. Also, you are one click away from helping CWI with their Amazon Smile Wish List! If you are interested in making a donation to CWI, check out www.Smile.Amazon.com, select Wish Lists and input CWI, Inc. or simply click on the Shop Now button above. A variety of items are needed for CWI's residential and day services programs including office, electronic, household and gardening products and prices start as low as $3.99. ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

Now through June 30, 2015, please help CWI's Community Pre-Voc team support Operation Adopt-a- Soldier. Operation Adopt-a-Soldier is located in Wilton, NY and is comprised of Volunteers who have been sending out packages to our soldiers deployed overseas since February 2003. Right now they are in need of supplies to send to our troops. Please consider making a donation of a non-perishable food item, drink mixes or personal hygiene products. Donations may be dropped off at the following CWI offices:

- 10 Harlem Street (Community Services), Glens Falls, NY
- 88 Broad Street (Human Resources), Glens Falls, NY
- 498 Dix Ave (Transit Department), Queensbury, NY
- 37 Everts Ave (Foothills Clinic and Administrative Offices),
Queensbury, NY

All donations will be picked up at each site on June 30th.
Thank you for supporting our troops!
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2 months ago

Congratulations to the CWI Life Unlimited 2015 SUNY Adirondack graduates! For more photos and info, visit cwinc.org/cwilifeunlimitedclassof2015/. ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

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Judy TuckerCongrats to all! I see some familiar faces here! Nice!2 months ago

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Curtis Lumber Co., Inc. in Warrensburg, NY donated a 6 foot vinyl gray picnic table to CWI’s Schroon River Day Services site. Pictured with the picnic table are (l-r): CWI Schroon River Day Services Manager Mae Haynes, Curtis Lumber Manager Matt Greenholtz and CWI Schroon River Day Services program participant Leroy Abrams. In appreciation, the CWI Schroon River Day Services program participants presented Matt with a hand crafted thank you card. Special thanks to Curtis Lumber for their generous donation! ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago

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Nancy FullerAWESOME! 😊3 months ago

Laurie Blanchard BrownThank you Curtis lumber !1   ·  3 months ago

Julie FahlmannMae you look perfect. Thanks for donating!1   ·  3 months ago

Joan Goodwinvery nice3 months ago

Tara Lynn Moffitt-BoutinAwww I miss Leroy and Mae u look pretty with that adorable baby belly3 months ago

Linda Fattibene- JohnsonMatt your the best always helping the community :)3 months ago

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