Jan 10
Jesse Hansen, Director
Dungarvin California

Escaping the California Fires

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The recent California fires wreaked havoc, impacting Dungarvin programs, staff, and persons served. While turning off the lights on a normal Sunday night, the smell of a campfire enters the air.  Stepping outside the air was a little smoky, but the smell conjures memories of summers gone by.  Back inside, checking the computer, reports … Read Full Post

Dec 04
Robert Longo, Chief Operating Officer
Dungarvin National Central Office

Dungarvin Growing with Acquisition of Aspen Community Living

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We are excited to announce that Dungarvin is growing again! Effective December 4, 2017 Dungarvin acquired Aspen Community Living, a highly respected provider in Ohio and Kentucky. Aspen was founded in 2001 to support adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities. In Ohio, the newly acquired services provide residential and day program supports to approximately 140 individuals, … Read Full Post

Oct 20
Victoria Harris, Community Support Coordinator
Dungarvin Wisconsin

Racing Ride-Along Experience for J.R.

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Dungarvin Wisconsin provides supports to Garry “J.R.” Martin. Years ago, J.R. used to race cars in Illinois, cheered on by his wife and children. Racing runs in J.R.’s family, as he is related to racing legend Mark Martin, J.R's father’s cousin. Tragically, when racing on the figure 8 track in Rockford, Illinois in the … Read Full Post

Oct 05
Maryanne Hawkins, Director
Dungarvin Nevada

Achieving a Dream and Conquering a Mountain

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Max and Amy’s dream was to be able to climb the Grand Teton with Andrew. In July 2015, Max Hammer contacted Dungarvin about being a Host Home provider for Andrew "Bob" Harris, an individual with Down Syndrome. Andrew had grown up on a ranch in Incline Village in Tahoe, Nevada. Coming from a family … Read Full Post

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