FacePlace Tenderloin Fundraiser Aug. 10

Rock’s Concessions will conduct a tenderloin fundraiser to benefit the FacePlace program at Community School of the Arts on Aug. 10. Many Carey Services clients participate in FacePlace, which is a CSA program that emphasizes musical performance. The event will be 4-7:30 p.m. in front of the CSA building in...

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Carey Services has NAP Credits Available

Carey Services has been awarded Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits to sell to donors. Individuals and businesses who donate to Carey Services through NAP are able to take a tax credit on their Indiana state income tax return for 50 percent of the amount of the donation and reduce...

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Duck Race Again a Success

Those rubber ducks keep coming out every year, and every year they have a successful race for the individuals Carey Services serves. The 11th annual Duck Race raised almost $33,000 on a warm, sunny evening at the Marion Splash House. “We couldn’t have asked for a better evening this year,”...

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May Access Newsletter Available

Carey Services has released the May edition of Access, the monthly newsletter that highlights agency activities. The Access newsletter features agency plans for the 11th annual Duck Race, our annual spring fund-raiser. Also in the newsletter is the monthly installment of the Caring and Serving series that highlights client success stories....

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Library Hosting Creative Hearts Art Exhibit

As part of National Disability Awareness Month, an exhibit of artwork from the Creative Hearts Art Studio has opened at Marion Public Library. The exhibit, which opened March 13 and will be on display through the end of the month, showcases more than 30 art pieces produced by artists who...

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February is National Disability Awareness Month

Carey Services is joining with other disability advocates around the country to observe National Disability Awareness Month in March. In Indiana, more than 19 percent of the state’s population are children and adults with disabilities. The goal of the month-long observance, which has been occurring for more than 70 years, is...

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Self-Advocates Visit State Officials

Members of the Alliance Seekers of Grant and Blackford Counties were part of an annual visit to Indianapolis on Tuesday to visit with state officials and talk with them about disability issues. The event, sponsored by The Arc of Indiana and Self-Advocates of Indiana, is part of a traditional visit by...

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January Newsletter Available

Carey Services has released the January edition of Access, the monthly newsletter that highlights agency activities. The Access newsletter features agency plans for a new event, “A Night at Carey,” which will be a dinner, awards program and dance to honor local people who are advocates for, and supporters of, people...

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Carey Services Artists Create Holiday Cards

Carey Services is selling holiday cards that feature holiday-themed artwork created by artists participating in our new art studio. We’ve selected six pieces of art that will be turned into holiday cards you can buy and send this holiday season. Each card will have a simple holiday message to reflect...

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Carey Services sponsoring employment services training

Carey Services is sponsoring training for job coaches and job developers involved in the employment services field. The training will be Dec. 8 and 9 at Ivy Tech Community College in Marion. Training will be conducted by staff with Norwich Consulting Services. Mike Heifner is a senior employment consultant with...

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