Life Stories

Life Stories

Kim Boden, Missouri DSP of the Year

Kim Boden, Missouri DSP of the Year

With a warm spirit and smile that lights up a room, Kim Boden is the type of employee and caregiver everyone wants to work with. She is a direct support professional (DSP) at Life Unlimited, and in exciting news, she was just named the 2020 Missouri DSP of the Year by the American Network of […]

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Liberty Manor

Liberty Manor

Our Past Forges Our Future: A Look Inside Liberty Manor Guest writer and Life Unlimited Fund Development Committee member Susie Whitfield recently joined a group for a tour of Life Unlimited’s historic Immacolata Manor in Liberty, Mo. Her account of that day details how a history of compassion shapes our mission today:

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Bruce Staude

Bruce Staude

Bruce Staude had worked for Vocational Services Inc. (VSI)–Sheltered Workshop for over 40 years, but he earned a sub-minimum wage. Bruce was obviously a dedicated employee, but he decided it was time for a change. Retirement was not an option.

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Kathy Staude

Kathy Staude

Kathy Staude spent more than 30 years working at Vocational Services Inc. (VSI)–Sheltered Workshop earning a subminimum wage. In June of 2017, she made the big decision to change her life and explore competitive employment.

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Randy Todd, a Tireless Advocate

Randy Todd, a Tireless Advocate

Randy Todd is busy advocating for the rights and quality of life for people with developmental disabilities. He says, "We want to communicate and spread the word!"

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