September 14 - 19, 2009
To honor the direct support workforce and the tremendous difference they make each day in the lives of millions of Americans with disabilities, ANCOR, through its National Advocacy Campaign, proudly sponsored National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week.
We celebrated… and advocated!
State Governors Recognize DSP Week
To honor the direct support workforce, several state governors issued proclamations designating the week of September 14, 2009 as Direct Support Professional Recognition Week in their states!
The following states have celebrated DSP Week!
Direct Support Workers Playing a Critical Role (Nashua Telegraph)
ANCOR Members Celebrate DSP Week
Champaign Residential Services, Inc.
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
Harry Meyering Center, Inc.
New Avenues to Independence
Rainbow of Challenges
St. Louis Arc
Support Providing Employees' Association of Kentuckiana