For more than 60 years, ADEC has proudly advocated for and served people with developmental and cognitive disabilities so they can live lives full of choice and possibility.
Our family services offer valuable support to children, youth and families through after-school and summer camp programs, sibling and parent support groups, respite services and individual therapies.Learn More
More than 280 individuals benefit from our many programs providing support for parents, children with disabilities, and their siblings.
We strive to be the benchmark in providing quality employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities, working to ensure our clients’ goals, interests and abilities are factored into their job search.Learn More
Quality employment opportunities found for over 320 adults with disabilities across Elkhart and St. Joseph counties.
ADEC Industries serves a variety of industrial customers with high quality packaging and assembly services while providing practical training and employment for adults with developmental and physical disabilities.Learn More
Over 70 individuals with disabilities receive employment and a paycheck at ADEC Industries.
Our ultimate mission is to provide a meaningful, productive day every day to adults living with a cognitive disability.Learn More
ADEC provides service daily to approximately 250 adults with disabilities across 5 centers.
Our supported and group residential living services allow adults with developmental disabilities to live in either their own home or apartment, or in a group home setting.Learn More
More than 160 individuals reside and are served in one of our 14 groups homes or 30 supported living locations.
Transportation is provided to ADEC Day Services clients throughout Elkhart County. Group Home and Supported Living staff provide transportation for residents in those services.Learn More
More than 70 individuals covering every corner of Elkhart County are transported daily to work or day services
Our Guardianship Services are a combination of protective and legal services for adults with disabilities who are unable to make their own decisions and do not have family or friends willing or able to be their legal guardian.Learn More
More than 60 individuals across Elkhart and St. Joseph Counties are served with advocate services.
ADEC’s Assistive Technology program seeks to accurately address challenges, assess needs, and ultimately develop lasting solutions for the cognitively disabled and the identification and creation of technological solutions.Learn More
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