Largely due to the efforts of ADEC driver Kim Nelson, ADEC will be receiving eight new vans between now and September. Also the administrative assistant for transportation, Kim has researched, written and reported on a large Indiana Department of Transportation grant [...]
A story in the South Bend Tribune features Steve Babadarian, a busboy at Barnaby's. Steve found his job using ADEC Employment Services. Read all about the friendship he shares with one of his customers in this touching article.
Not even a tornado watch or bouts of torrential rain could stop the Comedy Night at the Shoots from going on Saturday night in Goshen. ADEC Supported Living Direct Support Professional (DSP) “Soul Man Jimmy” Rinehart opened the night with his [...]
When Ruth Yankey came to work for ADEC 25 years ago, she was just looking for a job that offered insurance for her family. “Then it went from there – the rest is history,” Ruth said with a smile. Now a [...]
Five months is a long time to make healthy eating choices, but in the spirit of teamwork, the Weight Warriors worked together to change their lives and lose an entire person during ADEC’s Wellness Challenge. Delmar Birkey, Anne Cripe, Cheryl Hoffman [...]
It doesn’t get any better than 100 percent. The South Bend chapter of Project SEARCH, a school-to-work training program for young adults with developmental disabilities, will be recognized July 14 for placing 100 percent of the students in its 2014 graduating [...]
A community fundraiser allowed Terry Fillio to use a van for two years before her death. Now the van is getting a new life with ADEC. Click to read a touching column by Marshall King, Community Editor of The Elkhart Truth.