A Message to all Direct Support Professionals from Tibi Guzmán, Executive Director & CEO
You, our Direct Support Professionals (DSPs), make a difference in the lives of of the people we support each and every day. From learning about individual interests and passions to helping people become more independent, you, The Arc Westchester’s DSPs, are a dedicated group of hardworking individuals who play an important role in strengthening our entire communities and fulfilling our mission.
As we celebrate Direct Support Professionals Week (September 8-14, 2019), we are reminded that your talents demonstrates a level of care and commitment that is vital to the work that we do in helping those with developmental disabilities live meaningful lives as fully contributing members of their communities. Every day, you as part of more than 500 DSPs share your talents with more than 2,000 individuals with developmental disabilities.
Thank you DSPs for everything that you do! You are truly the heart of this organization and we couldn’t fulfill our mission without you.