New Early Head Start Director Begins Work

Beth Wickham has joined Carey Services as the director of the agency’s Early Head Start program, replacing longtime director Cathy Queen, who recently retired. Wickham has more than 20 years of experience in Head Start programming. She began her Head Start career as a teacher and eventually became site director...

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New Housing Complex Groundbreaking Set

Through collaborative efforts over many months, The Affordable Housing Corporation, Carey Services, and other local partners will officially break ground on the new Pleasant Square affordable and accessible housing development at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Pleasant Square will add 10 new affordable community housing units (arranged in...

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Help Us Win $10,000 in Online Scavenger Hunt

Carey Services has an opportunity to win $10,000 to help us continue to make a positive difference in the lives of those we serve! We need your help! We appreciate the financial support of foundations like the AWS Foundation (they helped fund our Creative Hearts Art Studio). Please go to www.AWSFoundation.org today...

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Free Special Needs Safety Kits Available

As part of April’s Autism Awareness Month observance, Carey Services and AWS Foundation are making free safety kits available for families of children who have special needs. The kits are designed to safeguard against wandering and other dangerous situations involving children with intellectual or developmental disabilities. The kits will be...

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Carey Services Participating in Direct Support Professional 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 2017. “The Carey Services direct support professionals, or DSPs, help individuals and families to turn abilities and barriers...

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Carey Services Receives Additional NAP Credits

Carey Services has been awarded an additional $1,100 in Neighborhood Assistance Program tax credits it can offer to donors through March 31, 2017. NAP is a program that provides Indiana tax credits to not-for-profit organizations for specific projects. Individuals and businesses who make a NAP donation to Carey Services can...

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October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Carey Services will participate in the 71th annual observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month during October by emphasizing education through the agency’s social media outlets and their website. Carey will celebrate the many individuals with disabilities in the local workforce and employers who employ people with disabilities throughout the...

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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 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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