Category Archives: Community Integration

Trip to CoCo Key Water Resort, a Remembrance of Tanner McDannold

On the morning of June 30, a large group of friends from the Community Integration (CI) program boarded a bus and headed to CoCo Key Water Resort in Kansas City. It was a pilgrimage and celebration to honor and remember … Continue reading

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The Garden Club

ACT’s Community Integration (CI) program has taken gardening to a new level.  Literally. The garden club has been an activity for the past few summers, but this year they purchased two raised garden bed kits to add to the already … Continue reading

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Kim Watkins Promoted to Program Supervisor

Kim Watkins loves her work. And for her, like others who love what they do professionally, it doesn’t seem like work. That’s just one of the reasons why we are thrilled that Kim is our newly-promoted Program Supervisor in ACT’s … Continue reading

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Vacations Express Individuality

At ACT we strive for independence for the individuals we support.  So as summer started, Community Living program managers and supervisors wondered, “What would the people in our program really like to do for vacation?”  They asked, and there were no … Continue reading

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CI provides opportunities to get close to nature

The Community Integration program provides individuals with a variety of activities that emphasize communication, recreation, and community participation. One of the ways this is accomplished is by providing the individuals we serve the opportunity to volunteer and participate in other … Continue reading

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Special Olympics brings friends together

The Community Integration (CI) Program offers activities that provide opportunities for community participation, socialization, recreation, volunteering, and enhancing communication and independent living skills. Individuals supported through CI often receive information and make connections to other community programs that they enjoy … Continue reading

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ACT Seniors Enjoy Senior Center

Here at ACT, our Community Integration team supports several senior individuals who are also active participants at the Columbia Senior Center, an organization whose mission is to establish activities to promote senior citizens in maintaining a lifestyle of independence and … Continue reading

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Spring Holidays Give Reasons to Celebrate

Our Community Integration team works tirelessly to provide the individuals we serve with meaningful, life enhancing activities, including opportunities to volunteer with other community programs, as well as many in-house activities that emphasize communication and recreation. In particular, everyone at … Continue reading

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Arts and Crafts Just One of Many Activities Offered by ACT

The ACT Community Integration Program seeks to provide individuals we serve with a multitude of activities that foster positive interactions in areas such as communication, recreation, self-help, personal health and hygiene, and community participation. Every day, up to 36 different … Continue reading

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Fun Activities Plentiful in Community Integration Program

The ACT Community Integration Program provides activities that emphasize communication, recreation, self-help, personal hygiene, and community participation. The program helps the individuals we serve to get out into their community and to engage in meaningful, life enhancing activities. Thanks to … Continue reading

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