- Published: Tuesday, 26 June 2018 21:21
Willows Way Increases Starting Pay for Direct Support Professionals to $11.50 Per Hour
(St. Charles, MO, June 26, 2018) The Willows Way Board of Directors voted during its May monthly meeting to approve an increase in the organization's starting hourly wage.
Effective June 28, the starting wage for a Direct Support Professional (DSP) in the organization's residential support and RISE day programs will increase from $10.25/hour to $11.50/hour.
Founded in 1990, Willows Way provides a variety of social-service programs to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, which include 24-hour support, independent living support, skills development/community integration, educational classes and a day program. Willows Way currently has over 180 employees serving 200 clients in programs and 1,360 participants in its classes.