Person Centered Spotlight: Meet Dustyn

Dustyn, an aspiring sports broadcaster and junior at Allegany-Limestone Central School, had the opportunity to shadow Joe Buscaglia, sports reporter for Channel 7 News in Buffalo, NY. After meeting and impressing Shane Costa, a certified sports agent and Allegany-Limestone alumni, during an interview, Costa offered to set Dustyn up with Buscaglia for a day of job shadowing at WKBW. A … Read More

Person Centered Spotlight: Meet Richard

Everyone dreams of being an Olympian at some point in their life. For Richard, his dream was no different, and that dream became a reality in 2017 when he joined the Special Olympics New York – Western Region soccer team. When Krista Brairton, Richard’s care coordinator at Person Centered Services, began working with Richard in 2017, he had already made … Read More

Care Coordination at Work: Detrice and Samantha

When Care Coordinator Samantha Andrews first met Detrice, she was living with her 1-year-old son, Tyler, in her mother’s home; a home with no running water or heat, among other problems.  Samantha was determined to help Detrice, who is 23, live the safe, healthy and fulfilling life that she deserved. Detrice and Samantha worked together to find new living quarters … Read More

What is Care Coordination?

With over 600 care coordinators across 18 counties, Person Centered Services is positively impacting the lives of thousands of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. But what exactly is care coordination? As a Care Coordination Organization, or CCO, we provide customized care planning focused on every one of an individual’s health, wellness, behavioral health and safety needs. Until July 1, … Read More