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Client Stories: Danny V.

We are excited to start posting some blogs of our client’s stories and their lives. Our clients are some of the most incredible people and it is an honor for us to play a part in their stories! Danny V. has written up this blog to share his journey with us. He has a passion…

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Lessons Learned | History Series

In this History Series VLOG, Eric and Sadie talk about a lesson that was painful to learn, but that was beneficial in the end.

Janice’s Free Little Library

Connection The weekend is such a glorious time. We can rest, get caught up, adventure or do anything we want to rejuvenate ourselves. Until one minute you blink and it’s not Friday anymore it’s now 7pm on a Sunday and you’ve binge watched Netflix, know all the latest Facebook drama, and did absolutely nothing productive….

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Growth pt. 1 | History Series

In this latest installment of our Compass History Series, Eric & Sadie talk about what it means to grow! Stay tuned for upcoming videos where they share more on the history of growth at Compass!

Friendship Stories

This month we have been highlighting different friendships in our Compass Community. Friend relationships are some of the most important in life and we love to see how friendships grow in our very own Compass Community! We’ve asked some of our staff for stories about their friends at work and today we wanted to share…

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Children’s Books for Adults?

You know those books you read in your childhood that you loved because of the funny Characters or the bright colors? Have you ever had that moment when you’re reading those same books as an adult? You come across them in a library or book store, or even when you pick them up to read…

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Braille History & Fun Facts

January is braille Literacy Month! We thought it would be a great opportunity to share some of the history and fun facts about braille! Braille was invented by Louis Braille. He was born in France in 1809. When he was three years old, he was playing with some tools in his father’s workshop. While playing,…

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Compass Name and Logo | Compass History

In this Compass Vlog, Eric and Sadie talk Compass history! Or should we say C.O.M.P.A.S.S. History? Find out the history of our name and logo and how they’ve helped to shape our organization! Are there other artifacts of Compass History you’d like to know about? Ask a question in the comments!   Check out all…

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History of Special Education

December 2nd is National Special Education Day! It marks the anniversary of the day that the first special education law was signed by President Gerald Ford in 1975. This law is known today as the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). We wanted to take a look at the progress that has happened in the…

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A to Z Caregiver Appreciation Guide

By Mary Flom   I think we can all agree that caregivers are pretty cool.  In our line of work, we call them Life Guides.  Why?  Because they’ve been entrusted to guide and care for the life of the client they serve. Imagine with me for a minute that all of a sudden you are…

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