Category Archives: Blog

Raymond’s Impact Story

Posted on March 24th, 2023

Raymond is a 37-year-old married man happily residing with his wife in Silver Spring, Maryland. Raymond is down-to-earth, friendly, and caring. He was diagnosed with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy at age two and anxiety and depression at 17 but does not recall a time when he did not feel anxious or depressed.    Growing up, he …
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NDDAM Reading List 2023

Posted on March 17th, 2023

Celebrate National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month by discovering some incredible authors! This reading list we have put together features books with something special in common; they are all written by authors with disabilities. From light-hearted stories to accounts of challenges and triumphs, this impressive list of titles illustrates the importance of representation. Books can spark …
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Brian’s Impact Story

Posted on February 2nd, 2023

Brian’s Service Coordinator helped bring out the bright and funny side of him. When Brian’s Community Coordinator first met him, he was very shy and did not want to talk much, so his mother interacted for most visits. “Our visits helped build a relationship to learn about what Brian wanted to do with his life …
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Tolu’s Impact Story

Posted on January 26th, 2023

Tolulope “Tolu” is a 20-year-old woman who is very friendly, smiles frequently, loves going to Six Flags amusement park, and listening to music. She resides in Prince George’s County with her mother, father, and three sisters. Unfortunately, when Tolu was two years old, she fell 25 feet off a balcony into concrete, and she was …
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The New SCI Team Member Experience

Posted on January 13th, 2023

Service Coordination Inc. (SCI) has a strong legacy of providing quality person-centered services to the people we support. We have remained true to our mission and values, thanks to our talented SCI Team Members who have experienced extensive training. Are you interested in learning more about how we prepare our experienced and qualified Team Members? …
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Lexy’s Impact Story

Posted on January 6th, 2023

Socialization and independence are essential for Lexy, a bright, young, and spirited Marylander. Lexy and her family were at a loss for what they could do as high school graduation was approaching. Lexy’s mother felt that Lexy thrived in high school due to the social environment and believed it also provided structure. Lexy enjoyed being …
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Madora’s Story

Posted on June 10th, 2022

Madora’s Story Madora is 62 and a big inspiration. One of the many strengths she possesses is her determination. Due to her diagnosis of depression, Madora often feels anxious when the things she wishes to accomplish do not happen as fast as she would like, but she still finds a way to persevere. In May …
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Kenneth’s Impact Story

Posted on April 1st, 2022

Kenneth’s Impact Story Like many people, Kenneth lost a beloved family member due to COVID-19. Shortly after moving from North Carolina to Maryland to live with his older sister, she soon contracted the virus and died. While grieving, the house he lived in was put up for sale, forcing him to look for a new …
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Charles’s Impact Story

Posted on March 24th, 2022

Charles’s Story   Charles has overcome many obstacles in his life, including an injury in Vietnam, addiction, and the loss of family members. Since they first met, his SCI Supports Planner, Marjorie, has worked hard to ensure Charles received the assistance and services required to make his life as independent as possible. Marjorie met Charles …
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March 2022 Reading List

Posted on March 4th, 2022

Reading for 2022!  Celebrate International Book Day by finding a new book to read! We put together a great list of titles that explore the challenges and triumphs of living with a disability. We hope this list ignites your continued joy of reading for 2022. Use our entire list or add a few titles to …
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