March is Disability Awareness Month

 

Last updated 3/20/2008 at Noon

Care-Rite affiliates Rick, John and Riah and their coach, Annie. Riah has been employed by the Village News for nine years. Rick and John are currently seeking paid positions.

FALLBROOK — Care-Rite Vocational Services reminds residents that March is Disability Awareness Month.

Fifteen years ago, Care-Rite began assisting disabled individuals in Fallbrook, allowing them to be as independent as their disabilities will allow. Today, they have grown to serve 33 individuals.

Care-Rite assists the disabled by helping integrate them into the community through volunteer work, working at various businesses and developing friendships.

“We feel it is equally important to educate the community about disabilities and show them that these individuals can be a vital and...



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