Employment Coalition Honors Driscoll’s Home Center
The Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services Employment Coalition met with Driscoll’s Home Center in West Pittston on Dec. 4 to recognize them for their support in providing community work-based experience for individuals with developmental disabilities. The mission of the Employment Coalition is to increase opportunities for individuals to obtain community employment. First row, from left, are Barbara Bonning, Step-By-Step; Frank Bartoli, NEPA Inclusive; Kristen Leary, Office of Vocational Rehabilitation; Dennis Driscoll, store owner; Liz Driscoll, store owner; Matthew Peck, OVR customer; Cheryl Farkaly, Luzerne-Wyoming Counties MH/DS employment chairwoman, and Katy Kranson, Autism for Lifelong Learning Program. Second row: Kelly Vandenberg, Step-By-Step; Eric O’Neil, Office of Developmental Programs; Samantha Harry, Driscoll Home Care Staff; Scott Sharrow, Driscoll Home Care Staff; Maria Mondlak, NEPA Inclusive; Ashlynd McHale, NEPA Inclusive, and Joan Kleinman, ALL Program.