The MENTOR Network

Ayana Owens Direct Support Professional, Illinois MENTOR Community Services, Inc.
Nominee, ANCOR 2016 Direct Support Professional of the Year Award

Ayana has been able to successfully connect with an individual who is dually diagnosed and who has been struggling with community engagement for over a decade. With Ayana’s persistence, regularity, positivity and role modeling, the individual is trying new things and actively engaged in the community regularly.

– Andreas Buehler, Program Supervisor,  Illinois MENTOR Community Services, Inc.