Category Archives: Grant

Staff honored for increasing people’s independence

The Resource Center recently honored eight employees who helped people with disabilities to become more independent, a successful project that also saved millions of dollars in Medicaid expenses. On March 28, The Resource Center presented its Quarterly Agency-Wide Staff Appreciation Award to eight employees for their efforts in operating TRC’s version of the Balancing Incentive […]

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TRC completes successful grant program

By Mark Stevens They say all good things must come to an end. For The Resource Center, the Balancing Incentive Program, or BIP, was one of those things. But even though the program has expired, its legacy and unprecedented record of accomplishment will live on and serve as an example to others for years to […]

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TRC receives funding to expand Dental Services

Support from local foundations will enable The Resource Center to proceed with the next phase of its STARS capital project. The Ralph C. Sheldon Foundation recently announced that it will award The Resource Center a $115,000 grant, while the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation has awarded TRC $10,000.   The money will be used to help […]

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TRC receives employment training grant

A United Way grant will help The Resource Center train people with intellectual disabilities to become successful employees. The United Way of Southern Chautauqua County awarded The Resource Center $4,135 to assist in implementing a soft-skills training curriculum.  The training is designed to help people with disabilities develop skills that can be a critical factor […]

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