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Advocacy Update: At The Indiana State House, April 17, 2019

Visiting the Indiana State House, April 17, 2019

Talking with Senator Eric Koch, April 17, 2019

Voting in the 2018 Election

10-Year-Old Promotes Hand in Hand Program

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I remember my first job interview. It was a phone interview that took place a couple weeks before I graduated from college. I worked so hard to prepare for it. I had been in a job preparation program a few months prior to that, which had given me a lot of tools when it came to preparing for an interview in college


By Leslie Green
Chief Executive Officer

Every March, Stone Belt Arc joins The Arc of Indiana and other disability advocacy groups in recognizing Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. This designation was created in 1987 by President Ronald Reagan to “increase public awareness of the needs and potential of Americans with disabilities.” 

This year, Stone


By Sarah McKenney
Spiritual Support and Volunteer Coordinator

Some of you may have noticed increased feelings of sadness, general lack of energy or sleepiness, lack of motivation, etc., during the winter months. This is very common in the winter, because of the lack of sunshine. There is an actual term for this — Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), also known as




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