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CareLink Referral Bonus Program

One of the ways CareLink Community Support Services continues to bring on new staff is to obtain referrals from our wonderful employees. Referring friends and family assists us in staffing programs to support the individuals we serve. We value our employees and hope...

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Building Community Through the Arts 2020-21 Wraps Up

CareLink’s Building Community Through the Arts (BCTA), a program that provides hands-on art experiences for residents of the agency’s many sites, has concluded its 2020-21 activities. Throughout the year, 57 individuals from across CareLink took part in take-in home...

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Heroes Among Us

CareLink team members went above and beyond to save the lives of program participants during two harrowing incidents that occurred at the agency's residential sites over the summer. Staff Responds Quickly to Fire On June 5, an alarm pierced the evening silence at...

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National Suicide Prevention & Awareness Month

September is National Suicide Prevention & Awareness Month, a time to increase awareness of suicide and change the conversation around it. Suicidal thoughts don’t discriminate and often mean there are serious underlying issues. These statistics help put the crisis...

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Event Honors 2020 Community RedZone Partners

CareLink executives Rich Hoback and Jim Mickey attended a Community RedZone Honors Cocktail Event at Lincoln Financial Field on August 26. The event, hosted by the Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia Insurance Companies to celebrate charitable organizations that were...

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Lions Club Mini Golf Outing – 09/25/21

CareLink program participants and staff are invited to take part in an evening of mini golf, hosted by the Springfield Lions Club at the Putt-Putt Fun Center in Clifton Heights, PA, on September 25. The event includes two rounds of golf, one hot dog, and one soda....

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New Training Coordinator Joins CareLink HR Team

CareLink Community Support Services is pleased to announce that Christopher Mills has joined the nonprofit agency’s Human Resources team as Training Coordinator. Mr. Mills brings a wealth of experience in the human services field to his role at CareLink. He has...

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NAMIWalks Your Way – 10/9/21

On October 9, NAMIWalks Your Way activities get underway throughout the region and across the country. NAMIWalks Your Way Philly returns as an in-person event this year, as well as a virtual experience designed to help limit the spread of COVID-19. NAMIWalks Your Way...

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Staff Saves Resident from Choking

Residents in the STAR 1 Program in Norristown, PA, were eating dinner the evening of July 16. As usual, staff had helped the residents decide if they wanted to eat the meal being served at the program or order takeout from a local restaurant. One resident decided to...

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Not a Drill: Staff Responds Quickly to Fire

On June 5, an alarm pierced the evening silence at CareLink’s New Jersey A+ apartment complex in Clementon. A program participant had just turned in for the night when she was startled by the sound. Maybe it’s a fire drill, she thought. When she walked down to the...

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