ADEC Honors John Goebel with Lifetime Advocacy Award

2015-10-30T10:57:03+00:00 October 30th, 2015|Community|

ADEC presented its highest honor of the year, the 2015 Lifetime Advocacy Award, to John Goebel, (pictured above) a retired businessman and former board member who helped pioneer the agency’s assistive technology program. Kyle Hankins, Chad Miller and John Ellinger each [...]

The Elkhart Truth reports: Yar and Kyle Charged Up for Sunday’s Marathon

2015-10-12T12:17:19+00:00 October 12th, 2015|Dignity|

ELKHART — When Chacriyar Chhuon and Kyle Hankins participate as a team over several hours in the Chicago Marathon’s newly added wheelchair duo division Sunday, there will be one thing that Chhuon hopes Hankins doesn’t ask him. Read the whole Elkhart Truth story [...]

Technology Challenge Gets National Exposure

2015-10-09T12:16:53+00:00 October 9th, 2015|A Life of Their Own, News|

ADEC’s Technology Challenge may be replicated by Arc chapters across the country after getting national exposure during a conference. Rod Tackett, ADEC Communications Specialist, and Don Wierenga, ADEC Director of Assistive Technology and Day Services, presented a blueprint for organizing a [...]