Nancy Bounds, ADEC Community Relations Coordinator, writes about news and stories at ADEC that may or may not fit neatly into a category.

ADEC breaks ground on Gaining Grounds Center in Bristol

2018-04-13T10:40:42+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Community, Employment|

If you’ve noticed that the electronic sign in front of ADEC’s Bristol location has been off and there’s a huge pile of dirt, it’s because we’re preparing for a lot of changes. ADEC will be adding a Gaining Grounds coffeehouse to its Bristol office.

ADEC individuals volunteer to stuff Easter Eggs for annual Crossroads Community Church egg hunt

2018-03-28T13:40:23+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Community, News|

The individuals we serve at ADEC love to volunteer and take pride in knowing they are making their community a better place.

The ADEC Silver Bullets heat up the court each winter and square off against community teams

2018-03-06T12:35:49+00:00 March 6th, 2018|A Life of Their Own, Community, News|

Every Wednesday from October to March, the Silver Bullets — ADEC's official 70-player basketball team — put their skills to the test against community members. The Silver Bullets square off in about 20 games against community-based teams in the gym of [...]

ADEC adds new event to Ride-A-Bike lineup: Color Our World 5K

2018-02-14T11:09:42+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Community, News|

We know we say this every year, but it's true: Ride-A-Bike is back and better than ever. Returning for its 46th year, Ride-A-Bike is ADEC's largest fundraiser with 100 percent of registration fees going to provide choice and possibility to people [...]

Meet ADEC’s new Director of Family Services: Katie Kessler

2018-01-18T16:04:38+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Community, Families, News|

Have you ever had a question about ADEC or the services the agency provides? Katie Kessler is ADEC’s new Director of Family Services, and she’s your one-stop-shop for answers. Katie’s role is overseeing the referral process for any new, potential clients, [...]