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Allied Services Donates to Michalczyk Memorial Fund

The Michalczyk family recently visited the new Dunmore Rehab Center to receive a donation from the Allied Services Integrated Health System. Representatives from Allied Services presented the family with a donation to the Ryan Mason Michalczyk Memorial Fun. The fund was established in 2009 in memory of 1 year old Ryan Mason Michalczyk who passed away [...]

By | August 22nd, 2016|Categories: General News|Comments Off on Allied Services Donates to Michalczyk Memorial Fund

New Year, New Goals: WNEP-TV’s Ryan’s Run 7

REPOSTED from WNEP.COM by Ryan Leckey WNEP-TV's Ryan's Run 7 is officially underway. The charity campaign kicked off on Newswatch 16 This Morning on Wednesday, August 17 and continues through the fall. WNEP's Ryan's Run raises money for kids and adults with disabilities served by Allied Services. Allied is one of our area’s largest nonprofit organizations with [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|Categories: General News, Media, Ryan's Run, Technology|Comments Off on New Year, New Goals: WNEP-TV’s Ryan’s Run 7

Running 26.2 miles for $500K!

Jeff Grant is a runner. He's completed countless 5k and 10K runs, 3 half marathons, and 1 full marathon. He's also an artist in his spare time and a Corporate Videographer for Quantum Rehab/Pride Mobility. Which is why, when he decided to take on the challenge of running the TCS New York City Marathon, he turned [...]

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: General News, Ryan's Run|Comments Off on Running 26.2 miles for $500K!

Heinz Rehab Hospital nurses earn advanced certification

Staff at Heinz Rehab Hospital in Wilkes-Barre gathered recently to celebrate the accomplishments of three members of the nursing team. In June, Kristina Coy, BSN, CRRN, Brian Pitts, BSN, CRRN, and Joann Leo RN, CRRN all earned the prestigious designation of Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse. To earn the certification, qualified nurses must demonstrate knowledge [...]

By | August 4th, 2016|Categories: Career News, General News|Comments Off on Heinz Rehab Hospital nurses earn advanced certification

Advanced planning vital in twilight years

REPOSTED from WCEXAMINER.COM by C.J. MARSHALL / PUBLISHED: AUGUST 3, 2016 Charles Wright of Tunlhannock, Ralph Kehrli of Factoryville, Trudy Collins of Tunkhannock, and Marcella Jervis of Tunkhannock look over ‘Five Wishes,’ a booklet allowing a person to record important information in the event they become incapacitated. STAFF PHOTOS/C.J. [...]

By | August 4th, 2016|Categories: General News, Media|Comments Off on Advanced planning vital in twilight years

W-B woman who battled back from traumatic brain injury will now begin latest challenge

REPOSTED from The Citizens Voice by PAUL GOLIAS / PUBLISHED: AUGUST 1, 2016 Sarah Godfrey smiles as she works with Keyshawn Credle on solving math problems at the Graham Academy in Kingston last week. Sarah Godfrey high fives Keyshawn Credle after sovling math problems at the Graham Academy in Kingston last [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Categories: General News, Media, Uncategorized|Comments Off on W-B woman who battled back from traumatic brain injury will now begin latest challenge

Louis Scarantino

REPOSTED from UNIQUESource Products & Services Louis has traveled to seven different sites-filling in when needed, which has allowed him to meet new people and gain new experiences. In fact, he was recognized with an award during a training seminar for his willingness to travel to other sites. Louis says that he's also became a [...]

By | July 27th, 2016|Categories: Career News, General News, Media|Comments Off on Louis Scarantino

UniqueSource Products & Services 

REPOSTED from the Scranton Times July 24, 2016: PEOPLE ON THE MOVE The company hosted its Embrace the Abilities Dinner, which also served as the organization’s 60th anniversary celebration. Twenty-six Pennsylvania workers were honored with achievement awards for the character they demonstrate in living and coping with disabilities, particularly in the workplace. In addition to the [...]

By | July 27th, 2016|Categories: Career News, General News, Media|Comments Off on UniqueSource Products & Services 

West Scranton woman’s passion for helping others extends to nursing career and humanitarian work

REPOSTED from The Times Tribune by Ana Scott JASON FARMER / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER West Scranton resident and registered nurse Maryann Cwalinski recently returned from a service trip to the Dominican Republic. Freshly graduated and posing in her crisp, white lab coat, Maryann Cwalinski stands ready to fulfill her nearly 30-year-old [...]

By | July 18th, 2016|Categories: Career News, General News, Media|Comments Off on West Scranton woman’s passion for helping others extends to nursing career and humanitarian work

23rd Annual Jack Newman Classic raises funds for Vocational Training

PHOTO ID 1: Winning foursome from FNCB. Bob Ames,VP of Community Services, Allied Services; Gerald B. Franceski, Board Member, Mike Kerzetski, FNCB; Mrs. Joan Newman; Frank Petrillo, FNCB; Brian Mahlstedt, FNCB; Carl Danzig, FNCB; Atty. Bill Conaboy, President & CEO, Allied Services. PHOTO ID 2: Co-presenting sponsors, Community Bank NA. Left to [...]

By | July 13th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, Fundraising, General News, Vocational|Comments Off on 23rd Annual Jack Newman Classic raises funds for Vocational Training