The Second Annual Color Fun Run was a wonderful way to kick off the month of June! Lots of fun and laughter filled the air at GoodLife’s Midnight Farm. We welcomed men and women from across the agency to the event, which is the first of many exciting things we have planned this summer, so stay tuned! We hope you… read more
Summer is right around the corner and KC Pop Co. is in the kitchen creating delicious frozen treats! The TEAM Work crew helped make prom extra sweet for some local high school students, participated in a Black Pantry/Made in KC event, celebrated students at an elementary school and have a calendar of events scheduled to share artisan ice pop goodness… read more
Across our homes and programs, there were lots of fun themed events and activities to celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4th. Yoda and Chewbacca were a few favorites and we can’t forget fun with foam light sabers. We hope you had a fun and safe May the fourth, too!
At GoodLife, we all know how amazing Melba McNichols is! As the Director of Goodlife’s Day and Work Services, she works tirelessly with her team to make our Day Services Programs, TEAM Work and job opportunities fun, meaningful and fulfilling for our men and women. But did you know Melba is also a cancer survivor? In February 2017, Melba was… read more
Folks from GoodLife had an amazing day cheering on the Kansas City Royals, who beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-1 in an afternoon game at Kauffman Stadium. Spencer from the Neighborhood Network in Johnson County had the honor of throwing out the first pitch to Slugger before the game and came away with a ball as a souvenir of this… read more
Summer Camp 2021: Getaway Camp was specifically created and designed for adults 18+ with special needs. This camp will dive into the musical theater world where campers will be immersed in voice classes where they will learn vocal warmups and selected songs. They will also have 15 minute classes called “Theater Break” where they’ll sharpen their acting skills with theater… read more
We are adding provider partners to our GoodLife U Class of 2021. Find out all about the impact last year’s class experienced and connect with us today before the limited spots are full. Contact Megan Todd at email@example.com today for more information. We look forward to helping you put more margin in your mission and partnering with likeminded community-based service… read more
At GoodLife, we want to provide our employees, parents & guardians, partners, and supporters valuable information and updates on a variety of social media channels and we are excited to expand our presence across multiple platforms. You can now follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. Check out our expanded content, videos, images, stories and blog posts. Take a… read more
We took you on The Quest for the Good Life in our first video blog series. Now, Dr. Mike Strouse will share GoodLife U, a fully and integrated toolbox of accessible, practical, and affordable solutions to enable community-based service providers to do more with less: while enriching the lives of individuals served and DSPs. Join us and welcome to GoodLife… watch now
For more than 40 years, GoodLife has been a proud provider of services and programs for individuals with disabilities. Throughout the month we are celebrating Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and honoring the men and women in our services. It is a privilege to teach, encourage and care for our residents. Thank you for supporting our mission.