EHS Fall Fest will be Sept. 29

Carey Services Early Head Start and Little Giants Preschool — Head Start are sponsoring their annual Fall Fest on Sept. 29. The event will be 4-7 p.m. at The River Church, 759 S. Lenfesty Ave. in Marion. The event is free and open to the public. Fall Fest activities are...

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Carey Services Will Observe DSP Week

Carey Services has announced its participation in National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week. The week of September 11 through September 17 has been designated as National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week for 2016. “The Carey Services direct support professionals, or DSPs, help individuals and families to turn abilities and barriers...

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Inaugural Newsletter Debuts

Carey Services has unveiled a new monthly newsletter that will highlight agency activities. The Access newsletter will provide a monthly look inside the agency to show ways the agency and its clients interact in the world in which we live, work and play. You can find the inaugural issue here.

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Carey Services Rummage Sale Aug. 20

Carey Services is doing some summer cleaning and we’re having a rummage sale to get rid of some of the things we’ve accumulated. The sale will be 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 20 in Building C on the Marion campus, 2724 S. Carey St. We will have furniture, children’s items and...

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Carey Services has NAP Tax 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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FY 2017 Caregiver Support Services Applications Open July 1

The Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services, Bureau of Developmental Disabilities Services (BDDS) has announced that Caregiver Support Services funds will be available for fiscal year 2017 beginning July 1, 2016. Caregiver Support Services provide short-term relief for the primary caregiver; they may be approved for an individual that meets...

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2016 Duck Race Huge Success

Duck season has officially closed for 2016. The 10th annual Carey Services Duck Race was a huge success. The event raised nearly $40,000 for agency programming and client needs on a hot, humid night at The Splash House in Marion. It was a perfect night to be a duck and...

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Afena Community Shred Day June 18

Carey Services is again joining with Afena Federal Credit Union to offer the second annual free Docu-Shield community shredding day from 9 a.m. to noon on June 18. The event will be in the parking lot at the credit union’s south branch, 1312 W. 44th St., in front of the Kohl’s Department Store...

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Early Head Start Receives Highest Rating

Carey Services’ Early Head Start Program recently received a Level 4 rating from Paths to Quality, Indiana’s quality rating and improvement system for early care and education. The recognition covers the Marion and Hartford City locations. The program has four levels, and each level builds on the succeeding level. All providers...

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