Title/Department: Driver/Transportation/Personal Supports
# of Years with The Arc NCR: 3 years, 1 month
Nominated by: Dawn W.
Here are the highlights from Melissa’s nomination.
Demonstrating The Arc NCR’s Mission
Melissa demonstrates The Arc NCR’s mission each day in both her role in Transportation and in Personal Supports. She has enjoyed working with an individual in Personal Supports and her commitment has made a true difference in this person’s life. The individual has truly blossomed since Melissa began working with her. Melissa has empowered her to live, work and thrive in the community!
Enhancing Community Participation for Supported Individuals
Melissa has encouraged community participation with the woman she supports in the Personal Supports program. They have enjoyed going to the pool together, dances and even karaoke. Melissa has also been working with her on building up her wardrobe, which is something that she is passionate about. Melissa has enjoyed building a strong relationship with this individual and is always happy, positive and patient in her role.
Top Three Attributes
Thank you for making a difference in the lives of those supported by The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region. It is an honor to celebrate your work and commitment to our mission.
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