Mar 14
Karla Jones, Area Director
Dungarvin Oklahoma

Career Day

Say no to the R word

I was both honored and flabbergasted when an employee came to me and asked if I would be interested in doing a presentation at her son’s school for career day. It was at her son’s request. I had met her son on several different occasions and I could not say no to the polite, … Read Full Post

Feb 28
Alisha Glover, Senior Director
Dungarvin New Jersey

Dreaming of Being Independent

Image: Dreaming to Become Independent

Everyone wants to belong. To be independent. To be part of a community where they know who you are, know your name. To be able to freely come and go, stroll the Avenue, take in the sights and sounds, to reflect in the solitude of your freedom. To be in charge of one’s life, … Read Full Post

Feb 19
Jan Carver, Special Projects Director
Dungarvin National Central Office

Dungarvin Acquired Spectrum Community Services of Indiana

Map of Indiana Locations

We extend a warm welcome to the men and women living in our new Valparaiso, Battle Ground, and Flora, Indiana homes along with their staff and families. Effective January 1, Dungarvin acquired Spectrum Community Services of Indiana, a provider of services to adults with disabilities. Each of the five programs is home to four … Read Full Post

Feb 14
Lisa Carbone, Director
Dungarvin California

2013 Peggy Porter Memorial Award

Dungarvin launched the annual Peggy Porter Memorial Award in early 2007 to honor the life and ultimate sacrifice of Peggy Porter, a Dungarvin direct service professional (DSP). Peggy was a truly extraordinary person of great humility, and she cared immensely about the people she supported. On the evening of December 20, 2006, a fire … Read Full Post

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