Office for People With Developmental Disabilities

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Brian Eagle

REGION: 4 – (Hudson Valley)
09/12/16

Position: Dast2

YEARS OF SERVICE: 7

BRIAN’S FAVORITE OR MOST REWARDING PART ABOUT BEING A DSP: Providing the services the people he supports need and seeing their smiling faces of appreciation.

ABOUT BRIAN: Since  he has come  on board with  team 7 and trained to be the DA2, the individuals are happier, the staff is happier and he has given the Midland Lakes IRA a real homey feel.

Brian’s supervisors say he is always cheerful and seems to have a knack for remembering everything he is taught and making sure that tasks and paperwork are done on time.

Brian has a great sense of community, making sure that the people he supports are taken out in the community as often as possible.  He has taken them to parks, museums, shopping and medical appointments just to name a few. He ensures that people are given the opportunity to make choices and enjoyquality of life.