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Supporting Independence for Life

The mission of REAL Services is to assist in establishing a community in which those we serve can maintain their independence to the maximum degree possible and find meaning and satisfaction throughout their lives.

Area Agency on Aging

This division of REAL Services helps to fulfill our mission of supporting independence for life. Real Services has the responsibility of planning, developing, implementing and administering a network of services for older adults and the physically disabled in Elkhart, Fulton, LaPorte, Kosciusko, Marshall, and St. Joseph Counties in northern Indiana.
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Community Action Services

Community Action Services assists low-income families to move toward self-sufficiency. Family Development clients benefit from assistance in career guidance, vocation training, job seeking skills, financial literacy, budgeting, education completion, housing or home ownership, child care resources, parenting skills, time management, and improved self confidence.
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Alzheimer's & Dementia Services

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana, a division of REAL Services, provides support, education, and information to persons with Alzheimer’s or related dementia, their caregivers, and families throughout eleven counties in northern Indiana. Milton Adult Day Services provides a structured setting for adults who need support services during the day.
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Community Based Programs

REAL Services began providing services for older adults 50 years ago when we developed the 1st nutrition site in the country. This program served as a model for nutrition assistance used across the country. Since then, based on needs of the community, additional programs have been developed, like Transportation, Meals on Wheels and 38 Senior Nutrition Sites.
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50 Years Strong

An Honor and a Privilage
It is a great privilege to be a part of an organization that works to support independence at all levels. Our dedicated volunteers, forward-thinking leaders and knowledgeable, caring staff work hard every day to provide a host of services that help people live better lives. It’s our goal to help more older adults receive the care and support they deserve.
- Becky Zaseck, President/CEO
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