Board Member, William Vaughn, retired from the Community Support Advocates Board of Directors today after dedicating over 19 years to the organization. In 1997, Mr. Vaughn was named Executive Director of Community Support Advocates, LLC. He served as Executive Director for the Organization for 12 years, working to build the organization from its first employee and member … [Read more...] about CSA Board Member Retirement
Community Support Advocates is partnering with the Polk County Health Department to provide a Flu Shot Clinic on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 from noon to 2pm at the CSA office. Most major insurance is accepted. Please bring your insurance card to the clinic. The cost for a flu shot for uninsured is $20. No one will be turned away for an inability to pay. A free light lunch will … [Read more...] about CSA offers Flu Shot Clinic
Community Support Advocates is proud to be named to the Des Moines Register's list of Top Iowa Workplaces for the fifth year. CEO Christina Smith states, "This is such a great designation because it comes from our employees. With so much change within the Medicaid and disability system, it has been a tough year for our employees. The teams have had to work harder with less. The … [Read more...] about CSA Named Top Iowa Work Place 5th Year in a Row
On May 3, 2016, from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59:59pm, Community Support Advocates is participating in Give Local Des Moines a community wide event celebrating local nonprofits. During this 24-hour crowdfunding event we are challenging Des Moines residents to join forces, celebrate the spirit of giving, and inspire everyone to give to the nonprofit organizations that make our city … [Read more...] about Make a Difference! Give Local!
Community Support Advocates is excited to announce that David Higdon has joined our Executive Management Team. David will lead the agency's Accounting, Human Resources, and Information Technology team as the Director of Accounting and Support Services. David comes to CSA with over 30 years of experience working in Central Iowa Disability Service Administration. … [Read more...] about CSA adds new Director to Executive Management Team
On April 1, 2016, Iowa's management of our Medicaid system will officially be turned over to three Managed Care Organizations. Like all Health Care providers in Iowa, Community Support Advocates has spent the last 12 months working diligently to understand what this transition will mean to our organization and to the people we support. The three Companies that will take over … [Read more...] about Iowa Welcomes Managed Care