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For 50 years, the people at Damar have led the way in the care for and understanding of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, seeking not just to offer state-of-the-art treatment but actually to generate new ideas and innovative approaches.

When that is your aim, you learn a lot … and you feel compelled to share your lessons so others can learn from them, too.

In this space, you’ll benefit from the insights we’ve gained by providing care and constantly seeking new answers to the challenges faced by people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and the people who care for them.

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Thanking Our Helpers on National Volunteer Week

Our many dedicated volunteers are at the heart of the Damar family. Meet a few of them in our blog for National Volunteer Week!
Thanking Our Helpers on National Volunteer Week
How Disability Awareness Month is Different in 2021
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How Disability Awareness Month is Different in 2021

Recent programs in Indianapolis reveal a new, more humane vision of our justice system.
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2020 Year in Review

2020 Year in Review
2020 Damar Holiday Volunteers Recap
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2020 Damar Holiday Volunteers Recap

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Indy offers plenty of fun for families with special needs

Indianapolis has a wide range of activities for families with special needs. Here are a few of our top recommendations!
Indy offers plenty of fun for families with special needs
Valentine's Day Fun: Making a Sensory Board
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Valentine’s Day Fun: Making a Sensory Board

We have everything you need to know to make a Valentine’s Day themed sensory board!
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Black History Month: An Opportunity to Pursue Autism Equity

Black History month is an opportunity to advocate for the rights and opportunities of all Black Americans, including those who live with autism.
Black History Month: An Opportunity to Pursue Autism Equity
Respite Care Is Essential
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Respite Care Is Essential

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Damar teams up with NeuroDiagnostic Institute to provide specialized autism services – opening January 1, 2021

Damar teams up with NeuroDiagnostic Institute to provide specialized autism services – opening January 1, 2021