Fall Fest Will Be October 3

Carey Services and the Early Head Start Program will participate in the annual Fall Fest on Oct. 3 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the YMCA in downtown Marion. The free annual event is sponsored by Little Giants Preschool – Head Start and the Early Head Start program. The event...

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CARF Accreditation Visit Oct. 3-5

Carey Services will have surveyors from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities visiting our facilities and interviewing staff, clients and other interested parties Oct.3-5. CARF accreditation is one of the highest accreditations that agencies in Carey Services’ industry can receive. The accreditation is voluntary, but Indiana requires agencies who...

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Early Head Start Annual Report Available

Carey Services’ Early Head Start program has released its annual report for the most recent program year, which ran from May 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018. The report highlights various accomplishments for the year, including obtaining the highest levels of accreditation, while serving more than 200 families and children...

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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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State Treasurer Visits Carey Services

State Treasurer Kelly Mitchell visited Carey Services on July 13 to celebrate the first anniversary of INvestABLE Indiana. After a discussion with Carey Services’ officials and a tour of the agency’s facility, Mitchell spoke with agency employees and clients, family members, and community members about INvestABLE Indiana, the newest program...

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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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State Treasurer to visit July 13

Kelly Mitchell, Indiana state treasurer, will visit Carey Services on July 13 to celebrate the first anniversary of the INvestABLE Indiana savings plan. The treasurer will meet with local residents and community leaders at 11 a.m. in the Building B multi-purpose room on Carey Services’ Marion campus, 2724 S. Carey...

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NAP Credits Available July 1

The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority has again awarded Carey Services Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits to sell to donors. Donors can being officially taking advantage of the new round of credits on July 1. Individuals and businesses who donate to Carey Services through NAP are able to...

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12th Annual Duck Race Huge Success

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2018 Carey Services Duck Race a huge success. Your part in creating opportunities for the individuals we serve is much appreciated. The prize winners were: First Place ($1,000) — Grant Memorial Park Second Place ($500) — Innovative Packaging Third Place ($300) —...

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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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