Rock County Opportunities Inc. (RCO) recognizes National Direct Support Professionals Week Sept. 10-17
Human service professionals are crucial to supporting people with disabilities in the community.
To recognize the accomplishments and contributions made by direct support professionals to people with disabilities, RCO in Luverne and the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR) are supporting Direct Support Professional Week, Sept. 10-17.
“Direct support professionals are truly needed by the individuals they serve,” said MOHR President Mike Burke. “They are worthy of our respect, and our support.”
RCO employs 12 direct support professionals to serve 51 individuals in and around the Luverne community. With more than 100 disability service providers across the state, MOHR’s mission is to promote and strengthen employment and life engagement opportunities as chosen by persons with disabilities.