Jan 26
Steve Valente, Senior Director
Dungarvin Colorado

Dungarvin Staff and Daughter Publish Anti-Bullying Book

Edgar_The_Bee Book Cover

Earlier this summer John (Jonny) Nelson, a Program Counselor in the Colorado Springs Community Participation program, along with his daughter Paige, became published authors with the release of Edgar the Bee: Overcoming Bullying – His Personal Story on Amazon.com. Edgar the Bee is a wonderful children's story about the personal "bullying" journey … Read Full Post

Jan 26
Dave Toeniskoetter, CEO
Dungarvin National Central Office

Legacy Endeavors Partially Acquired by Dungarvin

We Are Growing

Effective January 1, 2015 Dungarvin acquired a portion of services provided by Legacy Endeavors, a provider of residential and non-residential services to adults with disabilities in Minnesota. Through this transition, Dungarvin added 12 group homes serving 34 people, as well as in-home, ILS, and supported employment services for approximately 35 individuals. Legacy Endeavors will … Read Full Post

Jan 05
Stephanie Jacobson, PR & Marketing Manager
Dungarvin Minnesota

Dungarvin Attends Fall Aging Conference: Forever Young

In October 2014, Jen Elleraas, Director and Stephanie Jacobson, PR & marketing manager, attended the 40th Annual Fall Aging Conference: "Forever Young!" This annual conference has provided 40 years of amazing topics, cutting edge knowledge, and incredible speakers. It was a great opportunity for Dungarvin to educate other Twin Cities senior workers about Dungarvin as … Read Full Post

Jan 01
Lisa Buckentin, Community Support Staff
Dungarvin Minnesota

Small Changes Help a “Pauper” Become Prince Charming

Wally's Garden

May 2007 hosted the start of something that would change not only the life of a person served, but mine and all of Hutchinson, MN. A co-worker had asked if I'd like to help her and work for an In-Home client. She informed me that he was quick to anger and could become mean. … Read Full Post