Duck Race Tickets Available

Tickets are available for the annual Carey Services Duck Race, the agency’s largest fund-raiser each year. This year’s event will be June 27 at the Splash House, 2601 S. Adams St., in Marion. The race will begin at 11 a.m. Tickets cost $5 each, and winners do not need to...

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Carey Services Adding Music Therapy May 15

Carey Services is adding music therapy as a service offering for clients. The service will begin with a group session on May 15 from 2:30 to 3 p.m. on the Marion campus. Clients and others who would like to learn about music therapy can attend the session. Those participants who...

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Mr. Canary Featured in Ball State Magazine

Mr. Canary Bird Feeders

The Mr. Canary bird feeders Carey Services produces recently received prominent mention in the Spring 2015 Ball State University alumni magazine, Alumnus. An article on entrepreneurs with ties to the university featured Jan Long, a founder of Mr. Canary. The article talks about the creation of Mr. Canary and how the connection...

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Carey Services Seeks Your Input

As part of the agency’s continual improvement process, Carey Services’ stakeholder survey is available for completion. In past years, we have mailed the survey to various agency stakeholders. This year we also are including an online option for convenience and to hopefully obtain more responses. The agency’s leaders use the...

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Carey Services Featured on National Fox & Friends Show

Mr. Canary Bird Feeders

Carey Services was featured Monday morning on the Hometown Heroes segment of the Fox & Friends morning television show. The segment featured the Mr. Canary Co., for which Carey Services has produced birdfeeders for about 20 years. The products are sold in many large retailers throughout the United States. The...

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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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March is Disability Awareness Month

March is Disability Awareness Month across the nation. In Indiana, more than 19 percent of the state’s population are children and adults with disabilities. The goal of the month-long observance is to increase awareness of those who have disabilities while also promoting inclusion and independence for all people. This year’s...

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2014 Annual Report Released

For Carey Services, 2014 held many highlights, including a year-long observance of the agency’s 60th anniversary. As a way to complete the 2014 fiscal year, Carey Services recently completed its 2014 annual report. A condensed, tri-fold version is available for download here.

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International Day of Persons With Disabilities

The United Nations has declared Dec. 3 to be the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. It has chosen a theme of “Sustainable Development: The Promise of Technology.” According to the World Health Organization, at least 10 percent of the world’s population (650 million people) live with a disability and among the...

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Mr. Canary Featured in National Article

Mr. Canary Bird Feeders

The Mr. Canary Co., the creator of the Mr. Canary bird feeders produced by Carey Services’ clients, was recently featured in an article on the Fox Business website. The article and accompanying video discusses the background and history of the bird feeders, all of which are produced in Carey Services’...

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