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Sycamore Services Granted 3-Year Accreditation from State Agency 

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  Sycamore Services, Inc., has achieved a 3-year accreditation status from the Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS) under Indiana’s Family & Social Services Administration. The 36-month re-approval is the longest re-approval term that DDRS grants waiver-service agencies in Indiana.   Sycamore’s achievement of a longer re-approval period is due to the State’s recognition of…

Future Doctor, Gregory

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  Gregory has a form of Autism called Asperger’s, making him exceptionally book smart, but unable to pick up on social cues. Greg tends to adjust to any social situation like a chameleon. For example, if he’s around small children, he will behave like a small child; if he is around adults in professional roles,…

Captain Parker

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For the last 2 years, Parker has been receiving Employment Services from Sycamore Services. She also does work studies through Martinsville High School, and she spends time working at the library, the fire station, and Flowers by Dewey, but her main job is at Walgreen’s! The job at Walgreen’s started off as a work studies…

Wings of Golf Ends

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After 15 wonderful years, the organizers of the annual Wings of Golf event and its partners will no longer host the annual Wings of Golf outing in 2019 and beyond. New visions and changing business climates lead all parties involved to make this difficult decision. During its history, Wings of Golf raised more than $725,000…

March is Disability Awareness Month

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March is Disability Awareness Month and Sycamore Services is celebrating by raising awareness about this year’s theme, “Be Cool. We Are.” According to the Indiana Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities, the goal of Disability Awareness Month is to promote the independence, integration and inclusion of all people with disabilities. The 2019 campaign theme reminds…

David Loves Post Masters

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With the help of two Employment Consultants, David has been a successful employee since 2002. He started off as a Dietary Aide in the kitchen at Harrison Retirement Center and worked there for 12 years. After that, he was a Community Intern at IU West Hospital, stocking medical carts in the ICU. Two and a…

We Will Miss You, Dan

by sycamore122

Sycamore Services is mourning the loss of Dan Perrin, a long-time member of our Work Center crew, who passed away recently. Dan was originally from Tipton, Indiana, and was one of 10 children in his family. Dan moved to Hendricks County 17 years ago and has been part of Sycamore’s family since that time. Dan…

Statewide Meetings Culminate in Final Report from Disabilities Task Force

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On Thursday, November 1, Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch submitted the final report of the Task Force for Assessment of Services and Supports for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to the Indiana General Assembly. “It is my great pleasure to share with the public and the Indiana General Assembly the final report, entitled, Comprehensive State Plan on Community…

Danielle’s Passion Shines Through

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Three months ago, with the help of her Employment Consultant Megan Donovan, Danielle found a job that she loves at the Hendricks Regional Health YMCA. Danielle is an Activity Leader for the Before and After School Program. Danielle assists in the afternoon with checking in students via an iPad, plans and integrates new learning activities, plans…

Awesome Westside Advocates

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Awesome Westside Advocates is a member group of Self-Advocates of Indiana who are under the auspices of Sycamore Services. AWA has six officers who meet to plan activities of the group; meetings are open to other members if interested. Each month, there is at least one major activity planned around other community events.   A…

Nick is Working Hard

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Nick at Work

Nick has worked at Taco Bell in Avon since February of 2018. He works as a crew member assisting with food preparation for the hot bar and fried foods. Nick went to Taco Bell at the end of January to fill out an application with his Employment Consultant, Megan Donovan. After turning in his application,…

Leroy Finds His Passion

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Leroy at work

Since May 2018, Leroy has been working as a Dietary Aide at the Village of Avon. Lee Wilhite, Leroy’s Employment Consultant, set up an opportunity for Leroy to job shadow at the Village of Avon. Leroy knew coming in that with Lee’s help, and his own experience of working in the kitchen that he would definitely…

Teal Pumpkins

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Have you ever seen a teal pumpkin for Halloween and wondered what it meant? The Teal Pumpkin Project ™ began in 2012 to promote awareness of food allergies (teal is the chosen color of food allergy awareness) by offering non-food items as Halloween treats. This project has since expanded, now promoting inclusion of all children…

Social Security Benefits to Increase in 2019

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The Social Security Administration announced that Social Security Benefits will increase in 2019 due to increased cost of living. As cost of living increases, the cost-of-living adjustment increases the Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefit. The Social Security Administration will send cost of living adjustment notices to beneficiaries in December. Click here for more information.

Ben is Gaining Skills and Responsibilities

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Since April 2018, Ben has been working at Hamilton Pointe, a skilled nursing facility in Evansville. Alice Cooper, Ben’s Employment Consultant, took Ben to Hamilton Pointe for a situation assessment, allowing him to job shadow as a dishwasher. The following week, Ben went back in to be observed by a manager. He was offered a job…

Anna is Reaching Her Goals

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Anna at work

When Anna came to Sycamore Services, almost 10 years ago, she was shy, quiet, and a little unsure of herself. Anna began attending the Martinsville Day Services program to increase her social skills. Part of what she learned in the Day program was how to set her own goals and, most importantly, how to achieve…

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P.O. Box 369
Danville, IN 46122-1474

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