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Grants to Strengthen Financial Sustainability of Agencies Serving Persons With Disabilities and Vulnerable Children

Jan. 8, 2018 Contact: Judith Cebula 317.916.7327| cebulaj@lei.org INDIANAPOLIS – Lilly Endowment Inc. has approved $80 million in grants for seven human services agencies that help individuals with disabilities and three agencies that help vulnerable [...]

January 8th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Couple Quilts 182 Stockings to Make Damar Kids’ Holidays Brighter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec 15, 2017 Couple quilts 182 stockings to make Damar kids’ holidays brighter Last winter, Lacee Volz’ son was admitted to Damar Services’ residential campus for help managing his autism, and she [...]

December 15th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Santa’s elves to shop for 200 Damar clients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec 4, 2017 Santa’s elves to shop for 200 Damar clients  Approximately 150 elves will descend on a southwest-side Walmart on Dec. 5, coming not from the North Pole but from nearby [...]

December 4th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Hendricks Regional Health wins Damar Difference Maker corporate partner award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 9, 2017 Volunteer, staff, family and community partner winners also named Five area organizations and individuals were honored this morning with Difference Maker awards from Damar Services, a nonprofit organization that [...]

November 9th, 2017|Categories: News|Comments Off on Hendricks Regional Health wins Damar Difference Maker corporate partner award

Damar Announces Promotions

Damar Services, the state’s leading provider of services to children and adults with developmental disabilities, has promoted the following staff members. Juman Bruce, Director of CLASS Erin Crick, Administrative Director of Children’s Residential Services Sam [...]

October 9th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Indy Bands Together

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 2, 2017 “Indy Bands Together” aims to provide lifesaving wristbands to kids with autism Damar, Indianapolis Colts, firefighters to host mock rescue to show how Project Lifesaver works to locate [...]

October 3rd, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Indianapolis Business Journal: A Challenge — Aging with Disabilities by Jim Dalton

Most of the world thinks of autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities as primarily childhood challenges. That’s understandable. In the past, people with disabilities often did not live long lives—many times not even [...]

August 31st, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Damar Names COO, Director of Nursing

Damar Services, the state’s leading provider of services to children and adults with developmental disabilities, has named Jennifer Maggard Chief Operating Officer and Patricia Jacobs Director of Nursing.   Jennifer Maggard, Chief Operating Officer [...]

August 28th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments
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