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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60th Anniversary Open House Nov. 21

As part of its 60th anniversary activities, Carey Services will conduct a public open house on Nov. 21 from 9-11 a.m. and 3-5 p.m. “This has been a good year as we celebrate 60 years of helping people with disabilities,” said Jim Allbaugh, president and chief executive officer. “From our...

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Free Community Shredding Day

Carey Services will offer its annual fall free Docu-Shield Community Shredding Day on Nov. 1. Residents can drop off up to 10 boxes of documents for shredding from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Carey Services’ campus at 2724 S. Carey St. Those bringing boxes are encouraged to use the...

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Community Day Coupon Books Available

How would you like to shop, save money and help Carey Services all at one time? Carey Services is one of many area not-for-profit agencies that will benefit from Carson’s annual Community Days fund-raising event. Coupon books are $5 each and can be purchased at reception desks on Carey Services’...

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Carey Services Receives Grant

Carey Services recently received a grant from the Blackford County Community Foundation to buy sensory equipment for the Hartford City Day Services Center. The foundation awarded the agency nearly $2,900 to buy equipment for a sensory integration room in the day center in downtown Hartford City. The equipment will help...

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Carey Services Job Fairs Coming

Carey Services has job openings for several positions and will conduct job fairs in Atlanta, Logansport, Wabash and Hartford City to recruit staff members. We will conduct a job fair in Atlanta in Hamilton County on Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hamilton North Public Library,...

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Manufacturing Exhibit

Carey Services is one of the Grant County manufacturers highlighted in the “Still Making It In Grant County” exhibit at the Marion Public Library Museum. The exhibit celebrates Grant County’s strong manufacturing presence as well as its rich manufacturing heritage. The exhibit includes samples of products built by local manufacturers....

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