Spreading Christmas Joy
St. Mark's is sharing Christmas joy with Responsive Caregivers of Hawai'i again this Christmas by providing gifts to each of their participants for their holiday party. Over 100 gifts will be donated and delivered to Responsive Caregivers. Prior to Christmas parishioners may sign up to purchase various gifts for the clients of Responsive Caregivers. The gifts should be brought to the church by Sunday, December 9, and on this Sunday, everyone is invited to gift wrapping parties after both morning masses.
Who are the Responsive Caregivers of Hawaii?
Responsive Caregivers of Hawaii is committed to creating positive choices in the lives of adults with developmental disabilities and special needs. They have been serving people with functional limitations in the community for 30 years, providing comprehensive care and services to their participants. They also educate families about how their programs and services will improve their loved one physically and mentally, offering them consultations on how to take care of their child or family member with disabilities. Everyday Responsive Caregivers directly effects the lives of people with disabilities by expanding their opportunities through well-developed day activities, early intervention and training programs, personalized case management, and workshops and training for family members of individuals with disabilities. (Adapted from their website)