ADEC’s “March to Vote” pushes to teach, register individuals

2019-03-28T09:35:14-04:00March 28th, 2019|A Life of Their Own, Community, News|

This is a blog by David Polaski   Flip through one of ADEC’s new “Your Individual Rights” booklets and toward the end, you’ll find a seldom talked-about right. “You have the right to learn how to register to vote and vote.” [...]

Connor Reynolds finds employment at EFP through ADEC

2018-09-11T18:43:04-04:00September 11th, 2018|Employment, News|

He likes Marvel, Muppets and making things. And, as it turns out, he’s pretty good at making things — like the protective foam packaging that keeps your online purchases safe during delivery. After roughly nine months of job hunting, Connor Reynolds [...]

ADEC nurses offer compassion in addition to essential medical care to individuals with disabilities

2019-05-06T10:53:21-04:00September 7th, 2018|Administration, Dignity, News|

It’s personal connections and patient affection that make it clear this is no ordinary nursing job. Lynn Guthrie walks down a short hallway to one of her favorite patient’s rooms. She’s the longest tenured nurse at ADEC, and many clients know [...]

ADEC summer campers’ activity level grows by ‘Leaps and Bounds’ thanks to Goshen Health grant

2018-07-19T16:19:25-04:00July 19th, 2018|News|

Children with disabilities are 38 percent more likely to be obese. With help from the Goshen Health Foundation, ADEC is working to change that.

Genesis Products volunteers experience magic at visit to Day Service at Bristol

2018-07-10T15:55:28-04:00July 10th, 2018|Community, News|

The folks from Genesis Products spent a combined 45 hours volunteering and hanging out with the people ADEC serves at the day service. The volunteers learned about ADEC's mission to offer choice and possibility to the people the nonprofit serves and were then able to see it in action.