C.I.D.E.R. is an acronym that stands for Champlain Islanders Developing Essential Resources, Inc.

C.I.D.E.R.’s mission is to develop and foster resources that enable the people of Grand Isle County, Vermont to live in their community with dignity.  C.I.D.E.R. accomplishes this by providing direct services and collaborating with other individuals and groups.  C.I.D.E.R. feels a special responsibility to elders and persons with disabilities.

The values that guide C.I.D.E.R. are to be: Caring, Creative, Client Based, Cost Effective and Community Based.

C.I.D.E.R. partners with the United Way of Northwest Vermont


The Cider Press October 2019

Highlights: Bob’s Annual Leaf Peeping Excursion Oct. 16th – RSVP early Beef Pot Roast Luncheon, Oct. 17 – RSVP required Fall Nature Amble with Dr. Hulse, Oct. 15 Click HERE for a scanned copy. CIDER News 1 October Trips & Events 2 Enjoying Late Summer 3 Non-Nicotine Quit Smoking Aids CIDER Meetings 4 A Little […]

October 7th, 2019

The Cider Press September 2019

Highlights: Pig Roast (and more) For CIDER Sept. 7th Roast Pork Supper Sept. 18th – RSVP Christmas Tree Shop Sept. 11th – Reservation Click HERE for a scanned copy. CIDER News 1 September Trips & Events 2 August…Ramps, Memberships and more 3 Common Myths About E-Cigarettes CIDER Meetings 4 Lunch at HSSC Bad Puns 5 […]

September 8th, 2019

The Cider Press August 2019

Highlights: It’s Time for the Fair! August 29th Senior Picnic at Camp Ingalls, No. Hero August 30th Save the date: C.I.D.E.R Pig Roast with live music Sept. 7th Click HERE for a scanned copy. CIDER News 1 August Trips & Events 2 Jam Packed July 3 On a hot day at the office CIDER Meetings […]

August 4th, 2019

The Cider Press July 2019

Highlights: July 12-13 Islands’ Antique Show and Sale July 20 Joe’s Big Band July 21 Farm to Fork Fondo Click HERE for the calendar. Click HERE for a scanned copy. CIDER News 1 July Trips & Events 2 June Always Brings Smiles 3 Some Humor CIDER Meetings 4 Flashlight Program: Health Challenges of LGBTQ older […]

July 14th, 2019

The Cider Press June 2019

Highlights: June 17 “Dad Loves Meatloaf” – RSVP June 19 Pulled Pork Supper – RSVP Click HERE for the calendar. Click HERE for a scanned copy. CIDER News 1 June Trips & Events 2 Pen Pals Celebrate Strength Training Up North 3 CIDER Meetings Smoking Myth 4 Flashlight Program: Benefits of spending time outdoors 5 […]

June 7th, 2019
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