Welcome to RISE

Creating Opportunities For & With People

RISE is an innovative human services network originally established in 1987 for the purpose of moving individuals living in institutions into family settings. Since that time, services have grown to support children, adults, and families with a variety of needs across multiple states.

RISE provides services for people with disabilities including residential settings, day programs, employment assistance, managed care, and home and community based services. RISE also provides services for children and families through foster care and professional parenting, adoption, kinship care, after school and summer programs, behavior supports, and mental health services. In addition, RISE provides Early Intervention services which includes Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy and Developmental Specialists.

RISE also enjoys professional affiliations with a fiscal intermediary, management software firm, a real estate and property management organization, and a specialized shared services group.

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Zachery Sneddon

It is not very often we have a moment to celebrate the work that direct care staff provide in exemplary services to the disability community. I wanted to share with you the wonderful work your staff did in supporting my son in attending an amazing event. The Tim Tebow Foundation sponsors The Night to Shine event across the country for individuals who experience a disability.

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Job Role: In-Home Care

Ty & Steve Miller

Being able to participate in the same activities as their family and peers is a big deal for people with physical or developmental disabilities. Luckily Ty Miller, Executive Assistant to the CEO at RISE in Mesa, and his father Steve understand that desire. Not only do they understand it but ten years ago they decided to do something about it.

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Location: Phoenix, AZ / Job Role: Executive Assistant to the CEO

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