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Our Blog

The Big Red Bird Blog, named in honor of our giant 6′ avian mascot, is a great place to view photos and read about events put on or attended by the Cardinal family and clients. Read a few (or read them all!) and see if you can count the smiles!

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The New Normal

Before March 2020, the clients at Twin Poplars were very satisfied with their routine which included going to work Monday through Friday, seeing their friends, and spending time with their families. Things have changed so dramatically for our girls but they continue to do well! It is simply amazing how well they stay positive, happy,…

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Road Trip

Recently Bob from the Forestview home along with DSp Corina headed out on a drive to Winona and Lake City.  These towns have special meaning to Bob since he lived in both places and has memories of both towns.  Corina felt this would be a fun outing for Bob because he talks about these places…

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Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Not all heroes wear capes, but many of them do wear masks! Here’s some of the masked superhero’s at Goodview! Thank you Amin, Ava, Anna, Leah, Cheyenne, MaKayla, Cassie, Bella, Paulina, Jayda, John, and Thomas for all you do to keep our clients happy, healthy and safe not just during COVID-19 but everyday!  You’re my…

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Stay At Home- having fun!

The clients and staff at Twin Poplars are making the best of this “stay at home” by enjoying each other’s company and finding fun things to do! Keep those beautiful smiles going ladies!!

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Austin area St. Patty’s Day Party at Southwind House

Back before the COVID-19 (coronavirus) hit our area, Southwind’s staff Kayla threw a St. Patty’s day party. All of the clients that live in Austin were invited! They played games, like “Put the shamrock on the Leprechaun”, a Marshmallow hunt minute to win it, and a Rainbow ping pong ball toss game. There were also…

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