Work provides individuals with a sense of purpose, self-worth and connection to the community. It’s an opportunity and ability many of us take for granted. According to The Arc, “the vast majority of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) are either unemployed or underemployed, despite their ability, desire and willingness to work in the community.” However, an Olathe, Ks foundation is working to improve that impression. Heartstrings is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is expanding inclusion in the workplace by offering employment opportunities to adults with I/DD. Currently, the organization employs 47 individuals with plans to expand employment opportunities throughout 2019.
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To all veterans, we’d like to express our appreciation for your service, today and every day.
Millions of individuals who have worn the uniforms of the armed forces are forever changed by their time in the service. These individuals have unique skillsets and backgrounds they carry as some transition into the civilian workforce. We’re grateful to work alongside these honorable individuals, and to partner with organizations that provide support to veterans nationwide. Check out our veteran recognition video to hear from a U.S. Navy and Army veteran that are now Netsmart associates.
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It’s time for another edition of Meet the Clinicians where we highlight one of our many talented associates and the unique clinical perspective they bring to Netsmart and our clients.
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At Netmart, we have talented, experienced associates and we’re proud of it. The first installation of our “Meet the Clinicians” series focuses on Mary Gannon, our Chief Nursing Officer and Director, Product Management. Mary is one of many associates who bring lots of experience and insight to Netsmart which provides us the opportunity to develop our solutions for real-life, everyday use. Learn more about Mary and her incredible experience on CareThreads.