Advocate and Intern

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Meet Emily and read her autobiography below, Emily currently lives with her parents and two sisters in Cambridge, NY. She enjoys creating all kinds of art and spending time with family and friends. She receives services through AIM enabling her to be in the community to do things like shopping, art classes, or going to…
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Meet Phillip

Phillip volunteering as the Green Jacket’s hydration assistant

Philip started volunteering as a hydration assistant for the Green Jackets, a semi-pro football team in Glens Falls, in the beginning of August and just finished up a couple weeks ago for the season. His main duties were to provide water for the team at all their practices and home games; but he also was…
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Meet Mike

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Mike lives in his own apartment in Ballston Spa. When he started receiving services from AIM Services, Inc. he worked with Neil Farrington, Medicaid Service Coordinator, and Danielle Wiltsie, Director of Independent Support Services, in the hopes he would be able to have the supports in place to go to college and follow his dream…
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Having Fun to Raise Funds

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A special needs class from Queensbury School dreamed of taking a trip to Boston to visit the Science Museum and Aquarium. The class consists of six children on the autism spectrum ranging from kindergarten age to fourth grade. Unfortunately, with the cost of transportation, class size, and special needs of the class, this trip could…
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Meet Mark

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AIM Services, Inc. offers a variety of Employment Services: from exploring basic work concepts and discovering strengths and interests, to on-the-job support to maintain competitive integrated employment. The people we serve have the opportunity to volunteer at places that are of interest to them to improve their abilities. AIM individualizes each program to further enhance the skill…
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Behind the Scenes at The Jockey

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AIM Services, Inc. Day Habilitation is a program for people to explore interests and involvement in the community, while boosting social skills and reaching goals. Recently, many of the people served in this program were expressing interest in music and radio stations. Director of Public Relations, Walt Adams, jumped at the opportunity to share his…
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Ladies Trip to PA

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A group of women AIM Services, Inc. supports planned a trip in September to spend a week in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Through research, saving, and planning they were able to enjoy all the area had to offer; from an authentic Amish horse and buggy ride, a ride on the Strasburg Railroad, and visiting the Hershey’s…
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Future Graphic Designer

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Josh is an independent young man who has an affinity for graphic design. Two years ago, Josh graduated from Mountain Lake Academy in Lake Placid, NY. His goal after graduation; go to college. With the support of AIM Services, Josh enrolled at SUNY Adirondack. SUNY Adirondack has an advisor to guide course selection for individuals with disabilities; and…
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Sunny the Dog

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Meet Sunny the dog, the newest member of an AIM Services, Inc. Residential Setting in South Glens Falls. The six housemates/residents living there have been planning for a long time to get a dog. By saving money each week, and creating a shared schedule and budget for taking care of the dog, Sunny is a…
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