All that ARISE is

Hear from Jessica, Diana, James, Tom, Kathy, and Mark about what ARISE is to them.


Recreation and Art

Rachel has cerebral palsy and a learning disability. ARISE helped her enjoy snow skiing, horseback riding, and cycling. Watch her story.



Donna has a seizure disorder and learning disability. ARISE helped her become a florist and find her own place to live. See Donna tell her story. 


health and wellness

Katie is an educator working with students, parents, and faculty at Lyncourt Elementary School. She works with ARISE to identify potential mental health issues in children early in life. Watch Katie explain how she works with ARISE.


advocacy and accessibility

Jim is the Exalted Ruler of the Oswego Elks Lodge. He's leading the effort with ARISE to build ramps for families in need. Let Jim explain how ARISE connected the Elks with his community.


education, employment and skill building

AJ works at Enterprise Rental Car. He's worked with ARISE to hire people with disabilities. Listen to AJ's experience with ARISE.