DJ Heads to Washburn U

DJ Heads to Washburn U

DJ first came to PCS in 2017, newly diagnosed with Autism. He was struggling in school and his parents were concerned about his social anxiety. When he transitioned to middle school, his Support Coordinator encouraged him to lead his own IEP meeting. Despite how...
James Opens an ABLE Account

James Opens an ABLE Account

James, pictured, worked with his Support Coordinator to set up a MO ABLE account to pursue goals that helped him gain more independence and a higher quality of life. James can now save money for his needs and improve his overall wellbeing. He is currently working...
Staff Spotlight: Heather Zeigler

Staff Spotlight: Heather Zeigler

Congratulations to Heather Zeigler, Support Coordination Manager, on her graduation from the United Way Leadership St. Joseph class of 2021. This group focused on a service-above-self project named “Socks in the City”, which provides a great need in local shelters as...
Cultivating Community Leaders

Cultivating Community Leaders

As featured in the 2020 PCS Annual Report Sarah Scott, Quality Support Coordinator at PCS, participated in the 2020 United Way Leadership St. Joseph program. Leadership St. Joseph is a year-long leadership development program for adults who live or work in the St....
Spencer’s ASA Experience

Spencer’s ASA Experience

“…since joining the ASA Program, I learned to problem solve, have good body language, greet people who are walking by, sticking to a schedule… in the ASA program you’re actually learning real life stuff and it’s giving you job experience.” – Spencer, ASA...
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