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Fore River Bridge Opening Celebrations!

The Fore River Bridge 5K is postponed until the spring when it will become part of the official dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony. We apologize for any confusion but circumstances beyond our control necessitate the change. Stay tuned for further details as they develop Please still join us on Sunday, September 17th from 12:00 – […]

Grant from Walmart Foundation Will Allow The Arc to Support People with Disabilities in Building Fulfilling Careers

Washington, DC – The Arc is thrilled to announce it has received an additional $240,000 from the Walmart Foundation to encourage and support workers with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) to enter the workforce. Current research indicates that only 15% of people with I/DD are currently employed. However, with the right supports, many people with […]

The Arc on Motion to Proceed in Senate: “All roads from this vote are bad for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities”

Washington, DC – The Arc released the following statement on Senate passage of a motion to proceed that starts debate on health care legislation that will impact Medicaid: “Today, a majority of Senators ignored the pleas of their constituents and moved ahead with debating disastrous health care proposals that will result in people losing health […]

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