The Arc of the South Shore is committed to empowering families and individuals of all ages with disabilities to reach their fullest potential. We achieve this by providing high-quality individualized services and opportunities that foster independence, community inclusion, and advocacy.
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"I've proudly volunteered with The Arc of the South Shore for more than 50 years and can honestly say that I've gained far more than I've given. I encourage you to join me in giving generously to an organization that does so much for so many deserving people across the South Shore."
We are so grateful to Richard Frye - our honorary board member and Arc of the United States 1991 Volunteer of the Year - who with his wife, Edith, recently donated $50,000 to The Arc of the South Shore to celebrate his more than 50 years of volunteering with us. Dick has sent out a challenge to match his donation. Please help us meet that goal!
This situation is constantly evolving, and we will continue to update our website with helpful resources and information. During this time of uncertainty, our commitment to the goal of our mission—of empowering families and individuals of all ages with disabilities to reach their fullest potential—will never falter and we are here for you.
While summer is a time of fun, it can also be a time to help mold amazing qualities, like giving back to the community. Ask your children to choose an activity that also gives back
If you’re able, use World Blood Donor Day as a time to give back and save lives by donating blood. If you aren’t able to safely do so, consider helping out in one of the various other ways to help spread awareness.
Weather across the country is heating up, and it’s the perfect time to get out and enjoy mother nature. As it turns out, when it comes to spending time outside, the benefits go far beyond the fresh air.