Dec 13
Karla Jones, Area Director
Dungarvin Oklahoma

The Best is Yet to Come in Oklahoma!

Dungarvin Oklahoma has successfully completed three transitions as a result of institutional closures mandated in Oklahoma in 2012. The plan developed by the Department of Human Services (DHS) to move 242 individuals into the community is now being implemented. The plan incorporates best practices determined by DHS to successfully move these individuals into homes … Read Full Post

Nov 07
Michael DeStefano, Program Director
Dungarvin Indiana

An Exceptional Lake Michigan Boat Ride

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Dungarvin Indiana operates two homes licensed in the "Exceptional Support Needs" category, or ESN.  These are transitional homes for people whose behavioral support needs are much greater than other individuals who live in the community.  Our goal is to provide intensive support to each person so that he or she may develop the skills needed to … Read Full Post

Oct 31
Sarah Cummings, Program Director
Dungarvin Nevada

A.L.’s Citizenship and the Road to Independence

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My name is Sarah Cummings. I have proudly served as a Program Director for Dungarvin since July 2010. Having previously worked as a Resource Coordinator for the local Community Center board, The Resource Exchange (TRE), I was familiar with the Missions and Values that Dungarvin represents. I was honored to become part of an … Read Full Post

Oct 25
Linda Lane, Area Director
Dungarvin Indiana

J’s Journey to Independence

“J” journey to independence with Dungarvin started when he ‘aged out’ of a Department of Education setting with a statewide reputation and a history of physical aggression. Though he rarely aggressed against other people, he had learned to use his severe ‘tantrums’ to avoid activities, people or non-preferred consequences. In his first supported living … Read Full Post

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