The Disability Empowerment Center is looking for a Service Coordination Supervisor. The position provides service coordination to participants on Office of Long Term Living waivers in 9 counties. In addition to service coordination, this position requires supervising other service coordinator(s). Preference is for a Master’s Degree, preferably an MSW: will consider BSW working towards Master’s Degree, and 3 years’ experience. … Read More
Medicare is mailing new Medicare cards starting in April 2018. Here are 10 things to know about your new Medicare card: Mailing takes time: Your card may arrive at a different time than your friend’s or neighbor’s. Destroy your old Medicare card: Once you get your new Medicare card, destroy your old Medicare card and start using your new card … Read More
From the ASPR blog (visit their blog) “For most parts of the country, summer brings lots of heat. Over the last few weeks, just about everybody has been feeling the heat. Cities and towns from across the country have been coping with heat advisories and trying to find ways to stay cool. Some people handle the heat pretty well. They … Read More
Due to unexpected issues, our video phones are currently not working. DEC will have this resolved as soon as possible. Should you need to reach DEC, please call our direct number 717-394-1890 through your video phone or email JSatriale@decpa.org. Thank you.
This week we hosted an extra special event called Camp DEC! It was a (mock) camping adventure at our Center for our Consumers. We had a great, great time and Fox43 News even came to do a story about it. Watch the news story here! We had a campfire with songs and s’mores, games, park rangers, and even Yogi Bear! … Read More
This week, most of us are looking forward to the upcoming long weekend. It’s a time to spend with family and friends and celebrate the start of summer. It’s also the time to pay tribute to our nation’s Veterans. On Monday, Memorial Day, we will remember those who have died in service of the United States of America. We are … Read More
It’s a new year and that means some changes for our Board of Directors. Our 2015 Board Members Matt Gray, President Lucille Miessner, Vice President Alicia Galarza, Secretary Alexis Aubry, Treasurer Shelley Castetter, Director Leslie Binkley, Director Arthur Gould, Director Thanks to our Board for all they do for us!
[soliloquy id=”547″] As we step into the New Year, all of us at DEC wanted to take a moment to look back at how wonderful 2014 was, and tell you about our plans for 2015. We really did have an amazing 2014 with so many memorable moments including: Consumer events! Bowling, a Barnstormer’s Game, two picnics (the Lebanon consumer picnic … Read More
We were really excited to see this new video from DC’s Office of Disability Rights. It’s funny but really shows some true points. We offer Sensitivity Training as part of our Workshops and Trainings. If you are part of an organization that you believe would benefit from our Sensitivity Training, please contact us to set up a session.