New Carey Services Strategic Plan Released

After announcing a new organizational focus in early July, Carey Services is making available the agency’s new three-year strategic plan to interested stakeholders and community members. The plan continues to emphasize the agency’s long-standing work with low-income families and pre-natal mothers and children up to three years old, along with...

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Lily the Lightning Bug Released into Community

Greg Maynard (left), Carey Services’ director of fund development, and Lisa Dominisse, executive director of Family Service Society, make sure Lily the Lightning Bug is comfortable as she settles in on her first community visit. Lily the Lightning Bug is in the wild! The artists in the Creative Hearts Art...

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SplashABILITY Event July 25

The inaugural SplashABILITY event for people with disabilities will be July 25 at the Marion Splash House. The event is geared for folks with all abilities, including people with disabilities, their loved ones and their caregivers. The event will be 7-9 p.m. with a discounted entrance fee of $3 for...

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Applebee’s Dining to Donate Event Feb. 22

Carey Services is in the opportunity-creation business, and here’s your opportunity to easily help the agency. On Feb. 22, all you have to do it eat a meal at the Marion Applebee’s at Five Points Mall, and you will help Carey Services create opportunities for the individuals we serve. As...

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January Access Newsletter Available

Carey Services has released the January edition of Access, the monthly newsletter that highlights agency activities. The Access newsletter features information about this year’s A Night at Carey event, which will be March 17 at Roseburg Event Center, and will also include annual presentation of The Carey Awards. Also in the...

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Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Report Available

Carey Services’ annual report for fiscal year 2017 (July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017) is available. The report includes letters from Steve Smithley, board chair, and Jim Allbaugh, president and CEO, as well as financial reports. It also includes an overview of the agency’s service area and programming in specific counties...

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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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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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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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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Love and happy thoughts are in the air today. From all of us at Carey Services, we hope you have a happy Valentine’s Day. Thank you for the ways you continue to support us and our mission of helping people turn their abilities and barriers into opportunities.

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