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ADEC, The Arc in Elkhart County Appoints New CEO

The Arc of Indiana welcomes Chris Kingsley as the newly appointed president and CEO of ADEC, The Arc in Elkhart County, and thanks current CEO and president Donna Belusar for her outstanding service to ADEC and the individuals they serve. Click here to learn more about Chris and click here to read a message from…

Priority Home Health Issues Survey

The Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) has launched a Home Health Enhancement Project. The goal of the project is to improve the overall delivery of Medicaid home health services through the comprehensive review of priority home health issues and the identification of recommendations based on stakeholder engagement and leading practice research. To better understand…

Join in a Network of Support Focus Group Discussion

Leadership network of support focus Group Discussion We are working to build a broader network of self-advocate and family leaders across the state who can connect with other self-advocates and families to support each other in building a good life, across all ages and stages, utilizing Charting the LifeCourse tools. We are calling on families,…

Job Opening – Advocacy Manager

The Arc of Indiana is a state-wide, not-for-profit association that advocates for people with developmental disabilities and their families. The purpose of a job description is to give a framework to the general nature of the position. The Arc of Indiana is successful because of the teamwork of all employees working together to build a…

Waiver Transition –  November Virtual Feedback Sessions

In September of 2022, Family Social Services Administration announced plans to change division oversight of the Traumatic Brain Injury waiver and the Aged & Disabled Waiver for those aged 59 and under. Starting in early 2024, the waiver oversight for these populations will be held by the Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services. Currently, waiver…

Enrolling in Marketplace Coverage for 2023

The Indiana Department of Insurance offers tips to help guide you through the Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment process. The open enrollment period for 2023 health insurance coverage through marketplaces and other individual plans is here. November 1, 2022, is the first day you can enroll in, re-enroll in, or change a 2023 health plan through…

Job Opening – Trust Account Manager

The Arc of Indiana Master Trust is seeking a trust account manager to join the trust team.  The Arc of Indiana is a state-wide, not-for-profit association that advocates for people with developmental disabilities and their families. The Arc of Indiana Master Trust serves persons with all types of disabilities across the State of Indiana. The…

Take Action: Supreme Court ruling could strip disability rights

On November 8th, the U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear a case rooted here in Indiana. The case, Health and Hospital Corporation (HHC) v. Talevski, concerns alleged mistreatment and abuse of Gorgi Talevski at one of HHC’s 78 nursing homes in Indiana. A ruling in this case would likely strip away the legal rights…

Are You Eligible for the High-Speed Internet Affordable Connectivity Program?

High-speed internet is a necessity – especially for students. That’s why the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law created the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) to lower internet costs for families. ACP provides eligible households: Up to $30/month off their internet bills, and A one-time $100 discount off a laptop, tablet, or computer. A family is eligible if any…

ACL Awards No Wrong Door Governance Grant to Indiana

The Administration for Community Living (ACL) has awarded Indiana and nine other states grants to establish and strengthen a No Wrong Door (NWD) governance structure within the state. The NWD system vision includes national standards, tools, metrics, and best practices that all states can use to develop a single “high performing” access system to serve…

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