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Southwest Cafe Margarita 5K

Sat August 4, 2018
Location: Ridgefield, CT US 06877 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk


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Ridgefield Sunrise Cottage


The Sunrise Cottage Story
Ridgefield Sunrise Cottage, Inc. (RSC) is a 501c3 non-profit entity incorporated as a State of Connecticut organization in December 2001 charged with planning, fundraising, building and supervising the operation of community-based resident group housing for the developmentally disabled in the Town of Ridgefield, CT.

Sunrise Cottage residents live close to their families and are actively connected to the Ridgefield community they have grown to know and love. The Cottage is professionally managed and staffed 24-hours per day / 7-days per week by ARI of CT, Inc. The Cottage is the current full-time residence for six developmentally disabled adults from the greater Ridgefield area. Ridgefield Sunrise Cottage, Inc. does not directly employ any staff or pay salaries or compensation to Directors or to other individuals.

Benefits of Sunrise Cottage:

  • Enables local residents with developmental disabilities to lead more independent lives, with professional 24/7 per week assistance.
  • Provides structured life-skills training, medical support, and transportation to employment, educational and social activities.
  • Provides the opportunity to develop social and employment relationships.
  • Enables Cottage residents to establish a sense of “ownership” of their home and to develop pride in their neighborhood and community.
  • Enables residents to be contributing, working, tax-paying members of their community.