Niagara Gazette — COMPASS is an OPWDD initiative that recognizes and promotes provider agencies that have progressed beyond minimal regulatory compliance and have achieved excellence in service delivery. Only seven of the 700 providers statewide have been recognized by OPWDD as COMPASS agencies.
Founded in 1980, Rivershore’s mission is to support people living with disabilities as they pursue and achieve a meaningful life. Rivershore supports more than 200 people living with disabilities in Niagara County each year, employs 140 staff and has 15 locations.
In operation since 1971, People Inc. helps individuals with disabilities and their families, and seniors, live more healthy, independent and productive lives through 140 locations and 50 innovative programs and services. People Inc. has an active employee base of 3,200.