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dateApril 11, 2016 userPosted by:

Arkansas Support Network Receives CQL Accreditation

Arkansas Support Network CEO Keith Vire announced last week our new accreditation: We couldn’t be more proud today. We had a great team of reviewers from the Council on Quality and Leadership with us for four days last week. They reviewed and evaluated every facet of our organization, and when they met with our leadership

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dateApril 4, 2016 userPosted by:

Support ASN on April 7th for #ArkansasGives

Support Arkansas Support Network on #ArkansasGives

  #ArkansasGives is Thursday, April 7th Our supporters will have an opportunity to stretch their charitable dollars by making online gifts to Arkansas Support Network through ArkansasGives.org from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 7. ASN will also be eligible to earn bonus dollars from a $400,000 bonus pool provided by Arkansas Community Foundation. All donations

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dateJanuary 15, 2016 userPosted by:

A Response to Governor Hutchinson’s Address to the Legislative Healthcare Reform Task Force

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson recently addressed the Legislative Healthcare Reform Task Force. Mark George, board member of the Arkansas Waiver Association, has penned a response to the Governor and the task force, asking for a more strategic approach to determining funding for services provided to individuals with developmental disabilities. The response includes a plan for addressing the

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dateJanuary 7, 2016 userPosted by:

Spotlight Series: The Ash Brothers

LJ, Bill, and Vennis Ash are long-time consumers in Arkansas Support Network's Community Living Services program.

This month we interviewed Joe Rocko, an Arkansas Support Network division manager, about the Ash Brothers, three men who have been associated with ASN since 1998. We serve people throughout their lifespan, and these brothers’ independence is a powerful example of what people can do when given access to opportunities. Bill, LJ, and Vennis Ash

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dateDecember 16, 2015 userPosted by:

Letter to Arkansas Health Reform Legislative Task Force

Letter to Arkansas Health Reform Legislative Task Force

What follows is a letter from numerous Arkansas agencies and individuals (see below) asking the Arkansas Health Reform Legislative Task Force to address the years-long waiting list for community supports and services for over 3,000 Arkansans with disabilities. Please read and share. December 14, 2015 The Honorable Cecile Bledsoe and Charlie Collins Co-Chairs, Health Reform

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dateDecember 8, 2015 userPosted by:

Spotlight Series: Taler Cole

Taler Cole is one of Arkansas Support Network's success stories.

There is an authenticity to Taler that will strike you from the moment you see him. His cowboy fashion and kindness stand out in almost any crowd.  Polite and well-mannered, Taler is clearly a success a Community Living Services program success story. It wasn’t always so clear that Taler would end up so independent. Many

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dateDecember 1, 2015 userPosted by:

Focus Your Holiday Season

Arkansas Support Network Focus on Inclusion 2015

From Arkansas Support Network CEO Keith Vire “Ideals are like stars:  you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them you reach your destiny.” Carl Schurz “Each time a man stands up for an ideal,

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