Family Home Provider Information Sessions

Family Home Provider Information Sessions

Now more than ever, adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities are looking for stable and supportive homes and our mission is to help these individuals find the right home where they can thrive. We are actively recruiting new Family Home Providers willing...
Yet Another Form of Discrimination: COVID-19

Yet Another Form of Discrimination: COVID-19

There is most certainly a stigma associated with COVID-19 whether people realize it or not. Family, friends, co-workers, and associates’ fear and anxieties around the virus fuels a certain response to those affected now or to those who have been affected by the...
Autumn Greetings

Autumn Greetings

Autumn Greetings COIS Family! As we welcome Fall and the harvest season, I would like to take the time to give thanks to all of you for everything that you do in your righteous work to care for people with love and support on a daily basis. We at COIS are eternally...
Finding the Silver Linings

Finding the Silver Linings

A Message from Founder and CEO, Ingrid Rushing: My First Blog on The Realization to a Surprising Silver Linings to COVID-19 Without a doubt in my mind and heart, COVID has been an awful infliction on the whole world. There is nothing good about the impact it has had...
In Memoriam: Susie Van Raalten

In Memoriam: Susie Van Raalten

Over 23 years ago, I had the pleasure and excitement of hiring my first case manager for what was then Community Options, Incorporated. I was working out of my home and did not have an office at the time, so I scheduled a time and date to meet a woman by the name of...