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ARC of Indiana News & Election Guide

by sycamore122

The ARC of Indiana’s fall newsletter and election guide is now available and features a photo of two Sycamore Services’ Residential Services program participants working on an art project in their home. During the early days of the pandemic lockdown, members of the Sycamore Services Art Club/Paint Club received projects to work on in their…



Ben is Learning New Skills Thanks to Employment Services

by sycamore122

Employment Services helps individuals increase their independence and quality of life. Ben has been receiving employment support from Sycamore Services and has worked approximately two years at Hamilton Pointe, a senior living community near Evansville. Ben has always been a fast learner and his supervisor, John, noticed he has a somewhat photographic memory.   Hamilton Pointe staff are very supportive of Ben. Ben cannot tell time, therefore, staff would tell him when he needed to…



CARF Survey Coming to Sycamore Services

by sycamore122

Coming Soon A survey team from CARF International* will be visiting Sycamore Services on September 10, 2020 – September 11, 2020 We invited the surveyors to evaluate how well we meet international standards for quality. The survey will tell us what we are doing well and ways we might improve. As a result of this…



Medicaid Waiver Renewal Survey

by sycamore122

The Arc of Indiana and Self-Advocates of Indiana are seeking input from families and self-advocates on the continued discussion of Medicaid Waiver renewal, including seeking input on lessons learned during COVID-19 changes. Please help them gather input by participating in the survey: Medicaid Waiver Renewal Survey for Families Medicaid Waiver Renewal Survey for People with…



41 Years at Sycamore Services

by sycamore122

Forty-one years ago this summer, a new college graduate named Kim McKay started her first job at Opportunity Cottage in Danville. Little did she know that that job would become a lifelong career at an organization that would eventually be named Sycamore Services. Sycamore Services is pleased to congratulate Kim on her outstanding career and longevity with our organization! Kim has impacted countless lives in central Indiana with her…



National Disability Voter Registration

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National Disability Voter Registration Week Video Series July 12-17th was National Disability Voter Registration Week. To celebrate, Self Advocates of Indiana put out  short videos about voting and election-related questions: Registering to Vote Absentee/Mail-in voting Finding your polling location and sample ballot Voter ID requirements The importance of voting   All videos can be found on…



Cleo Brown Named Director of Employment Services

by sycamore122

Sycamore Services would like to announce that Cleo Brown is the new Director of Employment Services. Brown previously served as a Program/Project Manager for RCI/Wyndham Destinations where she designed employee training programs and business-to-business programs that drive client engagement and improve customer experiences. Brown had worked for RCI since 1988 and was the recipient of multiple RCI awards throughout the…



State of Indiana Mask Mandate Begins Monday, July27

by sycamore122

With the recent resurgence in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, Indiana Governor, Eric Holcomb, announced today that the state is initiating a face mask mandate that will begin Monday, July 27. Terms of the order include: Applying to anyone 8 or older in indoor public spaces, commercial entities or transportation services, or outside public spaces when…



Sycamore Printing & Business Solutions Moving to Danville

by sycamore122

Sycamore Printing & Business Solutions will be moving to a newly renovated space at the Sycamore Services Annex Building. Beginning Tuesday, July 28, Sycamore Printing will operate from 934 Sycamore Lane in Danville; print shop hours will remain 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The move will allow Sycamore Printing to provide more…



Indiana 211 Now Integrated with FSSA to Better Connect Hoosiers with Services

by sycamore122

Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced Indiana’s statewide community resource referral agency, Indiana 211, is now part of the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration. The change, which was part of Gov. Holcomb’s 2020 Next Level agenda and unanimously approved by the Indiana General Assembly during its 2020 session, will make it easier for Hoosiers to…



Information for Families During the Pandemic

by sycamore122

The Indiana State Department of Health has distributed a lot of information to help Hoosiers maneuver the COVID-19 pandemic. As businesses and schools shift to reopening, guidelines are continually being updated. For answers to some of your questions, see the attached guidance flyers: Screening Symptoms for COVID-19 COVID-19 FAQs for Parents COVID-19 and Childcare Programs…



New Guidance on COVID-19 for Individuals with Disabilities

by sycamore122

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new guidance regarding COVID-19 related to individuals with disabilities. The guidance includes information and resources for direct support providers, group homes, and other entities that work with people with disabilities. A link to the information has been shared by Indiana Association of Rehabilitation Facilities (INARF) and can…



Hendricks County ARC Membership Meeting Postponed

by sycamore122

SYCAMORE SERVICES – HENDRICKS COUNTY ARC, INC. MEMBERSHIP MEETING POSTPONED Due to the restrictions in place for COVID-19 the Association meeting scheduled for May will be delayed indefinitely. A notification will be sent out when the meeting is rescheduled.  Thank you. Any questions can be directed to the Danville office at 317-745-4715



Food Assistance Information

by sycamore122

The State of Indiana has just announced a Disaster Household Distribution program approved by the USDA Food and Nutrition Service. This disaster assistance will help increase access to food pantries/food banks for individuals and families in need. Information about the new service can be found at: https://calendar.in.gov/site/isdh/event/disaster-program-gives-hoosiers-greater-access–to-food-assistance-amid-covid-19-pandemic/.  



CDC Guidance for People with Disabilities

by sycamore122

COVID-19 is a new disease and we are still learning how it spreads, the severity of illness it causes, and to what extent it may spread in the United States. Disability alone may not be related to higher risk for getting COVID-19 or having severe illness. Most people with disabilities are not inherently at higher…



Webinars for Families and Caregivers

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The Bureau of Developmental Disabilities Services is hosting a series of webinars for families and caregivers to inform and assist during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are greatly appreciative for the partnership with The Arc of Indiana, Family Voices Indiana and IPMG in their work and efforts to assist us in bringing this much needed information…



Coronavirus COVID-19 Screening Resources

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If you suspect that you, or a loved one, may have been exposed to Coronavirus COVID-19, the following local resources are now available to you: Hendricks Regional Health Virtual Coronavirus Screenings To help keep our community safe and healthy, we offer free 24/7 virtual COVID-19 screenings. Patients (age 2 and up) can be conveniently and…



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Sycamore Services, Inc.
Corporate Office & Work Center

1001 Sycamore Lane
P.O. Box 369
Danville, IN 46122-1474

PH: (317) 745-4715
TOLL FREE: 866-573-0817
FAX: (317) 745-8271

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