Now Hiring- Teacher – Walnut Ridge

Black River Area Development Corporation is hiring a teacher in the Walnut Ridge Area. This position is a 9 1/2 month a year position. Instruct children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for later success in life. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to. Works with the center…

Evicting The Monster In The Cave 2020 Opioid Response Symposium

Speaker Sessions Legal Assistance Panel (1 hour) 10 min for each legal aid workgroup 10 min for Prosecutor’s Office 10 minutes for Public Defender Brandon George (1 hour) Director, Indiana Addiction Issues Coalition Member of LSC Opioid Taskforce Watch “Ted Talk” : www.youtube.com/watch?v=XukJa2aNqoE Kirk Lane, AR Drug Director | DEA (one hour) Attorney General’s Office…

Black River Area Development Corporation (BRAD) reports the following for our 2nd Quarter of 2019

Total unduplicated new individuals assisted: 1,498 Total unduplicated new households assisted:  751 Food Services 1674 Services 1234 Individuals Food Pantry Aging Food Pantry Home Delivery Meals Senior Commodoties Senior Center Meals Medicaid Home Delivery Meals Child Development 626 Services 442 Children Head Start Early Head Start After School Program Housing/Energy 1008 Srvices 2002 Individuals  Section8/LIHTC…

Finding Successful Pathways to Alleviate the Barriers of Poverty in our Community

The Community Services Block Grant Program (CSBG) team at BRAD Corporation has been busy assessing the needs of the agency’s clients and finding avenues of successful pathways to alleviate the barriers of poverty in our community.  From April to July, the CSBG team has assisted three homeless families with obtaining safe and affordable housing, two…