ADEC Recognizes Direct Support Professional (DSP) Week, September 12th-18th

2021-09-10T16:33:57-04:00September 10th, 2021|A Life of Their Own, Community, Dignity, DSPs, Employment, News|

Direct Support Professional (DSP) Recognition Week 2021 kicks off September 12th and runs through September 18th, honoring the hard work that our DSP’s do to support our neighbors living with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This week is an important week [...]

ADEC hosts Groundbreaking Event for New St. Joseph County Program Center

2021-09-01T15:27:14-04:00September 1st, 2021|Community, News|

On Wednesday, September 1, 2021, ADEC clients, staff, and Board Members alongside with DJ Construction held a "Groundbreaking Event" for ADEC's new Program Service Center to be opening in spring 2022 located at 2010 E Farnsworth Drive in South Bend. [...]

Event Announcement | Local lawmakers to present ADEC with Resolution

2021-08-19T08:51:00-04:00August 19th, 2021|Community, News|

Molly, ADEC client, welcomes State Senator Rogers at ADEC Day Program (October 2019) Local state representatives and senators will be presenting ADEC with House Concurrent Resolution 46 honoring the work ADEC staff did during the COVID-19 pandemic to keep Hoosiers [...]

Creekside Church of the Brethren Helps ADEC Clients Grow Gardens

2020-09-25T11:11:45-04:00September 25th, 2020|Community|

Thanks to the work of board member Cary Kelsey, ADEC recently entered in a community partnership with Creekside Church of the Brethren in Elkhart. The church received a Lilly Congregational Ministries Grant which helped them fund a gardening project. The [...]

ADEC continues tradition of creating opportunities for public engagement

2020-02-05T15:41:51-05:00January 23rd, 2020|Community, Families, News, Uncategorized|

ADEC, Inc. has been supporting families in our communities for nearly 68 years by providing services and advocating for families and individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. At ADEC, we believe that all individuals deserve to live a life full [...]

ADEC transportation department applies colorful decals to buses to raise community visibility

2019-12-11T09:07:32-05:00December 11th, 2019|A Life of Their Own, Community, Families, News|

Allie Dobski, ADEC’s transportation manager, is huddled with a few of her team members at the side of Bus 55. “Okay, ready?” she asks. In a deft move, she and three of her colleagues peel an opaque paper backing from [...]

Be a Wish List Elf and deliver magic (and presents!) to an ADEC client

2019-11-12T15:11:06-05:00November 12th, 2019|Community, Dignity, News|

At ADEC, we believe everyone should have presents to open on Christmas Day. Sadly, some of the 1,200 individuals we serve don't have friends or family to buy them gifts. That's where you can help! ADEC is seeking some Wish [...]

Art by ADEC soars with superheroes, sci-fi legends at Hall of Heroes Comic Con

2019-09-12T15:40:49-04:00September 11th, 2019|Community, News|

Superheroes and supervillains invaded Elkhart at last weekend's third annual Comic Con, and Art by ADEC was in the middle of it all. ADEC was fortunate to have a booth in the center of the Comic Con and be able [...]

ADEC celebrates Direct Support Professional Appreciation Week 2019

2019-09-06T14:57:39-04:00September 6th, 2019|Community, Direct Support, News|

There are more than 400 employees who work at ADEC, the majority of whom are Direct Support Professionals (DSPs). Each year, the governor of Indiana designates a week dedicated to DSPs, and we love to celebrate it at ADEC! DSP Appreciation [...]

Wy.Not Summer Camp program winds down for 2019 season

2019-08-28T08:06:17-04:00August 27th, 2019|A Life of Their Own, Community, Families, News|

It’s that time of year, when the heat has started to outstay its welcome and kids are trading their swim trunks for book bags, which means ADEC’s Wy.Not Summer Camp program has come to an end for the year. But what [...]

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