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Passages, Inc. was awarded $50,000 by AWS Foundation to assist in operating expenses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Foundation awarded the Emergency Operating Award to 10 nonprofit agencies in Northeast Indiana. “In a time when many businesses closed due to COVID-19, the staff of Passages continued...

For longtime Columbia City resident Tenel Hawn, working at Passages, Inc. has always been about the people. And, after 25 years of service, she has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer for the organization. “We are very happy to see Tenel transition into the CFO role...

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Passages is still hiring. As of today, we have one Waiver Supervisor position, one Team Lead position, and several Direct Support Professional positions. In an effort to recruit quality staff, a new Direct Support Professional (DSP) Sign On Bonus...

What better way to spend time than crafting? After all, most of the people served by Passages are accustomed to doing art every day when our Creative Learning Center is open! Passages' Direct Support Professional Nancy Pagley has been with Passages for more than 15 years....

Passages encourages everyone to #LightItUpBlue for Autism Awareness. The organization Autism Speaks desires to increase global understanding and awareness of people with autism. April is World Autism Month. Earlier this year, the CDC determined that approximately one in 54 children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)....

We are happy to announce the rescheduled date for the #GiveMeaning 5K/10K as Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 8 a.m. As you may know, the previously scheduled date was April 25. Originally, the event was scheduled to take place at the Whitley County Fairgrounds, but...

COVID-19 has our attention, as we are sure it does yours. In order to best inform the people served by Passages and their caregivers, family, and friends, please read over this plain-language document about the virus - written for and by people with disabilities. The...

In order to take cautionary measures, Passages, Inc. has decided to postpone the Spotlight Avenue theater performances originally scheduled for March 20-21 to May 15-16. The event will still be held at the Peabody Public Library. Performances will be at 7 p.m. on both dates. Five-dollar...

The AWS Foundation presented a check to Passages, Inc. to begin construction of a high tunnel greenhouse near the Creative Learning Center. According to Rimol Greenhouse Systems, "the term 'high tunnel' is a loosely defined phrase for growing fruits and vegetables in greenhouses, although some high...