Project SEARCH students reflect on internship experiences at Memorial Hospital of South Bend

2018-02-08T13:46:46+00:00 February 8th, 2018|A Life of Their Own, Employment, News|

Only about one-third of working-age people with disabilities are employed, but a partnership between ADEC, South Bend schools and Beacon Health System is working to change that.

ADEC’s Project SEARCH celebrates halfway mark with Open House

2017-01-20T13:51:33+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Employment|

The students of ADEC’s 2016-17 Project SEARCH class celebrated reaching the program’s halfway mark this month by hosting an Open House to show off their progress. The highlight of the Open House was talking with Deric and Kayla, two best friends [...]

ADEC Partners with City of Elkhart to Provide Job Shadowing Opportunities to Adults with Disabilities

2016-06-17T15:10:11+00:00 June 17th, 2016|Employment, News|

Like so many other college students, Dylan Eberly hasn't decided on a major or career to pursue quite yet. But thanks to a new partnership between the City of Elkhart and ADEC, he has a better idea of what he wants [...]