Marion EHS Site Again Earns NAEYC Accreditation

The Marion location of Early Head Start of Carey Services has again earned a five-year accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the world’s largest organization working on behalf of young children. NAEYC accreditation is a rigorous quality-improvement system that uses a set of 10...

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Fall Family/Advocacy Meeting Nov. 9

Thank you for your continued interest and involvement in what is happening at Carey Services as, together, we turn abilities into opportunities for the individuals we serve. As we enjoy the fall colors and prepare for the holidays, our next quarterly meeting is rapidly approaching. Our fall quarterly meeting will...

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Carey Services EHS Featured in Newspaper

  Carey Services’ Early Head Start program was featured in the Marion Chronicle-Tribune recently as part of the paper’s regular full-page advertisement promoting the activities of Thriving Families Thriving Grant County. The agency’s early childhood education programming is adding two classrooms on the Marion campus to be able to increase...

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Two Milestones Observed This October

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and the 2020 observance combines two major milestones for people with disabilities. It’s the 75th anniversary of the national employment awareness observance, which had its beginnings in 1945 when Congress passed a bill declaring the first week of October as “National Employ the...

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New Virtual Tour Released

In this time of the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re not able to have many visitors in our facilities to ensure the health and safety of our staff members and the individuals we serve as much as possible. But, we do have a way you can learn more about Carey Services and...

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Expressions 2020 is Drawing Close

The 2020 Expressions art event is getting closer. The COVID-19 pandemic has made us change the way Carey Services’ annual exhibition of creative expression is presented. It hasn’t, however,¬†dampened the enthusiasm¬†of the artists and staff in the Creative Hearts Art Studio. Join us the week of Sept. 28 through Oct....

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Phased Facility Reopening Begins June 1

Carey Services will begin a phased reopening of facility-based services on June 1. Programming suspended because of the COVID-19 pandemic will reopen in three phases, assuming local health conditions continue on a positive trend. The June 1 reopening of Marion day-services programming will be for a group of individuals served...

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Outgoing Board Chair Steve Smithley Recognized

Carey Services, Inc. took time to recognize and thank Steve Smithley for his two years of service as the board’s chairperson. Steve has served well in that role, and we look forward to continuing to benefit from Steve’s time, talents, and treasures as Steve moves to the immediate past chairperson...

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#GivingTuesday Donations to be Matched

AWS Foundation is generously offering to support disability services in northeast Indiana on #GivingTuesday 2018. New gifts, and increased gifts, to Carey Services will be matched dollar for dollar only on #GivingTuesday. Stay tuned for more information on how to give to Carey Services on November 27 and see your...

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