Month: March 2016

Please Stand With Us! Demand U.S. Congress Uphold Residential Choice

March 16, 2016

Dear Friends of Flat Rock Homes, I am writing to you on behalf of the parents/families of those served by Flat Rock. Protections and Advocacy Agencies (P& A) and the U.S. Departments of Justice (DOJ) file mass actions with the purpose of closing Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICFs/IID) in pursuit of an…

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Join Us! March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March 3, 2016

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. We set aside this month to increase awareness about individuals with disabilities and focus on removing the stigma that so often surrounds the phrase “developmental disability”. We celebrate the successes and stories of persons with disabilities. Established in 1987 by President Ronald Reagan, Developmental Disabilities Month is designated as…

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Register Now! 2016 Race at the Rock

March 2, 2016

Register now for the 2016 Race at the Rock! Save time by completing the online registration now and receive our early bird rate! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW! The 11th Annual Race at the Rock will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2016. After a record-breaking year in 2015, we are set to chart a new…

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Valentine’s Day at Flat Rock

March 2, 2016

Love was in the air over Valentine’s Day weekend at Flat Rock. The weekend started out with each Care Center house gathered together on Friday evening to have fun making Valentine’s crafts for the special day. On Monday, all of the individuals gathered together in the gym to celebrate friendship, Valentine’s Day and play games.…

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Sponsorship Opportunity! Home Blood Pressure Monitors Needed for Community Homes

March 2, 2016

We are in need of 15 at-home, automatic blood pressure monitors for our residents in our community homes. Many of our individuals in our community homes take medications which require staff to monitor their blood pressure at times. Automatic, at-home blood pressure monitors cost approximately $75 each. We are in need one at-home blood pressure…

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Lenten Reflections

March 2, 2016

As the Lenten season begins, we prepare to make earthly sacrifices in remembrance of Jesus Christ. This Lent, I invite you to share the love of Christ with our individuals by making a gift to Flat Rock Homes. We need your critical support to fill the gap in funding we experience by cuts to our…

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