Ready to Order: A Skills Development Milestone Story

February 21, 2018 | JCH School

For many people on the autism spectrum, even the most basic daily tasks like staying focused and communicating essential needs, cannot be taken for granted. But they can be achieved by patient, compassionate hard work repeated over time. Recently, some of that kind of work paid off when one of the students at the James…

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Staff Spotlight: Back in the Classroom!

February 21, 2018 | Staff

If you’ve ever walked through the doors at VIA’s James C. Hormel School, you probably recognize the name, the face, and the friendly demeanor of Jeanette Atkins. For 2 years, until this past summer, Jeanette served as our receptionist at JCH. She joined us in August of 2015 from Western State Hospital where she was…

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