Jun 01
Kathy Tasker, West Region Administrative Assistant
Dungarvin

Connecting People in a Virtual World

Remote Connection

For much of the pandemic, day services in California had to transition their approach to a remote connection and come up with alternative ways to provide meaningful support to people who attend our day programs.   Remote workshops were set up, activity kits were packaged and delivered to doorsteps, connections via phone calls, text messages, and … Read Full Post

Feb 15
Ollie Martin, Program Director
Dungarvin California

Adult Day Program Now Open in Signal Hill, CA

Image Header Signal Hill Adult Day Program Game room

  Dungarvin is proud to highlight the opening of its Partial Community Inclusion Adult Day Program in Signal Hill, California!   After many delays in identifying a location, a lengthy build out, and uncertainties around the COVID-19 pandemic, Dungarvin Signal Hill was finally vendored and licensed in November 2020.  Services started remotely for 2 people.  As services … Read Full Post

Jan 10
Jesse Hansen, Director
Dungarvin California

Escaping the California Fires

Picture: Glowing Fires in California

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

Nov 21
Christine Grant, Program Director
Dungarvin California

An English Tea Party in Norwalk, California

Image: Norwalk Tea Party

Dungarvin California's Norwalk day program is a partial community inclusion program designed to provide services to sixty individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. To encourage diversity and cultural awareness, each month the program celebrates a specific country. This "country of the month" idea was inspired by one particular person supported by Dungarvin, who had … Read Full Post

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