GLENS FALLS, NY (June 17, 2014):  Community, Work & Independence, Inc. (CWI), recently moved their Schroon River Day Habilitation Program from 99 River Street to 87 River Street, Warrensburg, NY.  The new 4,000 square foot facility features an improved environment for the safety and well-being of the aging population served there, including additional rest rooms with electronic lift systems and functional green space with a fenced in yard.  There are currently 31 individuals with disabilities served at this site who all reside within a 30 mile radius of the location.  The community is invited to tour the new facility during an Open House scheduled for Wednesday, June 25, 2014 from 3:30-5:00 PM.

“We are very excited about the move to our new expanded facility.” says Deb Rowell, V.P./Chief Operation Officer, CWI, Inc.  “We are confident it will provide an improved environment for the individuals we serve.”

For more than 50 years, CWI has transformed the lives of numerous individuals who are developmentally disabled, medically frail, brain injured, economically disadvantaged and individuals with other challenges.  Our services include a broad range of innovative programs to foster independence and help individuals served to realize their goals and dreams.  Our dedicated, compassionate and specially-trained staff guide individuals in work, volunteerism, recreation and socialization to enable them to lead meaningful and productive lives in their community.  CWI has grown to become one of the largest employers in the four-county region with nearly 700 employees as well as 60 individuals with disabilities employed in its sheltered workshop.  For more information or to make a donation, visit or call 518-793-4700 ext. 12129.  CWI is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization.  CWI…enriching lives one story at a time!

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Linda Dickie, PR Specialist
(518) 793-4700 ext. 12129