Marion County selected for project to create disability inclusive healthy communities

The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) has selected five states and 10 local communities, including Marion County, to collaboratively build healthy communities specifically designed to include people with disabilities. This project, Reaching People with Disabilities through Healthy Communities, seeks state and community collaboration to accelerate disability inclusion policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) improvements […]

Gymnasium to be Dedicated in Memory of a MARCA Founder

The Marion County Board of Developmental Disabilities will dedicate the gymnasium at its Harding Highway East facility to the memory of Ruth Ebersole, one of Marion County’s earliest and staunchest supporters of individuals with developmental disabilities. The dedication ceremonies for the Ebersole Gymnasium will take place Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 5 p.m. at the […]

MARCA Industries Offers Repurposed CD/DVD Cases

Due to a new recycling contract with a local business, MARCA Industries is pleased to announce the availability of high-quality DVD/CD cases for sale to interested businesses and individuals. According to Marc Thomas, Adult Training Technician, this contract has provided work for up to six individuals with disabilities three and one half hours per day, […]

MARCA Holding 15th Annual Golf Outing

The 15th Annual MARCA Golf Outing will be held at the Whetstone Golf Club, 5211 Marion-Mt. Gilead Road East, Marion, on Wednesday, September 11, 2013. The day will include golf, a steak dinner, and lots of prizes. All proceeds go to support the MARCA Levy Fund. The 4-Person, 18-Hole Scramble starts with check in from […]

MARCA Offers Annual Green Eggs and Ham Breakfast

The 8th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast of Green Eggs and Ham will be held on Friday, March 15, 2013 from 6:30am till 10:00am. For $5, you will receive Egg Casserole (your choice of egg and cheese or egg, peppers, onions, and cheese), ham, biscuits, milk and juice. The breakfast will be held at Marion […]