ADEC funding debated at Elkhart County Council budget hearings

2014-09-17T16:03:33-04:00September 17th, 2014|News|

County budget talks Wednesday gave way to a heated debate about the county’s responsibility to ADEC, a county-wide organization that helps residents with developmental and cognitive disabilities. Elkhart County has contributed to ADEC since the 1970s when the taxpayer-funded county home was disbanded, according to [...]

ADEC, Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department, other Elkhart County organizations ask county council for more money

2014-09-17T06:41:17-04:00September 17th, 2014|News|

On the first day of Elkhart County’s 2015 budget hearings, council members heard budget proposals from county-wide organizations such as the Elkhart County Clerk, Juvenile Court and ADEC. The first day of Elkhart County’s 2015 budget hearings was fueled by plenty of caffeine, passionate [...]

Sharing Ideas To Transform Lives

2014-09-09T14:02:57-04:00September 9th, 2014|A Life of Their Own, Administration, Community, Dignity, Direct Support|

By Nancy Miller/Communications Manager If imitation is the highest form of flattery, then ADEC soon will be getting rave reviews. Nataliya Bordun, a visiting professor from the Ukraine, learned new ways to serve adults with intellectual disabilities by seeing what works [...]