From the CEO: Thanks to our community, the ADEC Ball was a magical evening for the people we serve

2018-05-02T16:34:39+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Community, News|

As I stood inside the RV Hall of Fame on Friday, April 20, for the ADEC Ball, I was overcome with appreciation for our community as hundreds of others joined me in cheering for the people we serve as they strutted [...]

Vice President of Programming Sally Russell retires from ADEC after 16 years

2017-12-08T11:47:37+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Community, News|

After 16 years of serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities through ADEC, Vice President of Programming Sally Russell retired from the organization on Dec. 1, 2017. Sally joined us in 2001 after spending several years working at a similar agency [...]

Dianne’s Continuing ADEC Adventure: Flying to Arizona

2017-03-31T12:46:31+00:00 March 31st, 2017|A Life of Their Own, Dignity, Direct Support|

At 67 years old, Dianne Hampshire is living proof that it's never too late to enjoy a new adventure. A few months ago, we shared this incredible story of Dianne and Richard Hampshire reuniting after eight years of searching for each [...]

ADEC Annual Celebration will spotlight clients as we look ahead

2016-10-14T15:32:36+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Community, News|

Get your party hat on and join us as we celebrate ADEC’s 65th birthday! ADEC’s Annual Celebration will take place Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Matterhorn in Elkhart. This year, ADEC is changing up the Annual Dinner because we want to share [...]

Beth Price, ADEC employee, celebrates 25 years of learning, growth

2016-10-14T15:13:44+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Administration, Employment|

From the moment Beth Price was hired at ADEC in 1991, she’s kept an open mind and gone with the flow. She never imagined where it would take her. “One day, my girlfriend came to the daycare where I had been [...]

Shop Art by ADEC store, Support client opportunities

2016-09-30T14:17:20+00:00 September 30th, 2016|A Life of Their Own, News|

Have you been searching for the perfect gift for your friend’s birthday? Or maybe there’s a blank spot on your wall for a piece of meaningful art? As of Wednesday, October 5, Elkhart’s newest shopping destination - the Art by ADEC [...]