EPI Feature in Waterloo - Cedar Falls Courier
Virus and vaccine updates from March 8.
Despite significant job gains over the past few months, many workers are facing higher levels of unemployment. As America's economy recovers, inclusion will be key to our success.
For the last SEVEN years More Than You See has worked to connect with people and bring our vision to life. This year is no different.
Governor Reynolds signed Executive Order 8 launching a new Child Care Task Force to develop a comprehensive strategy to address the child care shortage and barrier to work in Iowa. Mary Janssen, Regional Director for CCR&R of NE Iowa, has been named to this task force.
Needs can be fulfilled on EPI's website from November 9 through December 18.
With the election nearing, we wanted to interview an EPI employee who spent some time as an election poll worker. See what she had to share on how she started this journey, what ways you can vote, and what to expect.
Persons served enjoy any opportunity to give back to their community and they understand that right now everyone needs a little help cheering up.
We are honored to have been selected for the 2020 Employers of Choice award - thank you to our team members.
Chris Sparks, EPI's Executive Director, has been appointed to serve on the national Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Technical Expert Panel.
“Every DSP has a purpose, a calling to do something to make a difference in the world, but some of us go through times that redefine our lives and our abilities to go much further than we ever thought possible and come out on the other side stronger for it. I would do it all over again if needed.”
We must stand against hate and intolerance and violence. We cannot be silent. We want to do more to eliminate racism and discrimination in our culture and to help assure all are safe, welcomed and accepted into community.
As our communities continue to lift restrictions, we want to let you know how EPI is responding.
We continue prioritizing the health of the persons we serve, our families, and our workforce.
Originally posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Continuously updated as things evolve.
As we continue to monitor the rapidly evolving details of the COVID-19, we want to ensure you we are committed to the health and safety of the people we serve, our workforce, and the communities in which we live.
To fulfill someone's holiday wish may not seem like much sometimes, but for someone who may not otherwise receive a gift, it's everything. That single gift lets them know that someone in the community is thinking about them. And honestly, is there any better feeling than giving the exact gift on someone's list and making their day?
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