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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June Access Newsletter Available

Carey Services has released the June edition of Access, the monthly newsletter that highlights agency activities. The Access newsletter features information and photos from 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...

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Proposed Medicaid Cuts Would Harm Many, CEO Says

There is a lot of discussion around repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. The public is anxiously awaiting what our elected officials are going to do about health insurance for millions of Americans. I feel it is my duty as president / CEO of Carey Services, a provider of...

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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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DSP Wages Third House Topic

One of the prime topics of conversation with state legislators attending the recent Third House forum sponsored by the Marion-Grant County Chamber of Commerce was an initiative to get money added to the state budget that would specifically be used to increase wages for direct support professionals working with disability...

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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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