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Diabetes and Summer Heat – A Dangerous Combination

Diabetes and Summer Heat – A Dangerous Combination

Even though the dog days of summer have ended, and we head towards fall, our area continues to see hot temperatures. People with both type 1 (juvenile) and type 2 (adult onset) feel the heat more than people who do not have diabetes. Extreme heat like we are...

Regions Bank and Bost – Partnership for a Brighter Future

Regions Bank and Bost – Partnership for a Brighter Future

Independence. Empowerment. Setting goals for a brighter future. These are three things BOST and Regions Bank’s financial education programs promote. So, it was a seamless fit when the two organizations recently joined forces to deliver financial education workshops to...

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Doris Dentmond

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Doris Dentmond

I get to make a difference in someone’s life. Getting up every day coming to a work being greeted with the biggest smile and hug from my consumer makes it all worthwhile… She’s come so far in these past four years and it makes me feel good, because I know I’m doing my...

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Bobbie Jones

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Bobbie Jones

I was introduced to Bost in 1996. Best thing I can say is. I have met alot of people and have enjoyed working with them. Clients and staff.. all race, color,and age . One thing I know is we all have feelings. And want to be treated equally.   I want to help and hope...

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Regina Gramlich

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Regina Gramlich

I first found out about Bost in September of 2015.  I have learned so much from the clients I have had the opportunity to work with. I thought I knew almost everything then I learned I don't know as much as I thought I did. I hope that we as care givers can show by...

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Erica LaTour

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Erica LaTour

1.) I've been with Bost for 12 years now. I first got involved back in high school. I had a teacher who had a family member in the program and she told me she thought I would be great at the job. 2.) The best thing that's happened to me while working here has been the...

Katie Marshall – New to the Team and Learning Every Day

Katie Marshall – New to the Team and Learning Every Day

Katie Marshall began at Bost in April of 2021.  She came to us from Arvest Bank, where she worked as a teller.  Bost is completely different from anything Katie has done before, and she likes it a lot!   When Katie was looking to change jobs, the billing clerk...

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Pam Abernathy

Celebrating our Direct Support Professionals – Pam Abernathy

I wanted a job that allowed me to help people and make a difference in their lives. I came to Bost September 23, 2017.   I feel like I make a difference in my consumers lives. I help them become independent as possible.   As a result of what I do, I hope...

Twenty (or so) Questions with Nancy Lebrun!

Twenty (or so) Questions with Nancy Lebrun!

How long have you been with Bost?  17 years. Doesn’t seem like it. My consumer and I are growing older together.  How did you first get involved with Bost, and what sparked that interest?  I moved from OKC back to Fort Smith in 2004 to be near family. I was looking...