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♦ OCTOBER & November 2016 EVENTS ♦


Grassroots Newsletter Summer 2016


♦ SibTalk Registration
Discussion, activities, games and
snacks for kids ages 8 to 12 who
have a sibling with a disability.
Request an application at
or 717-394-5251.


♦ Family Information Sessions
Join us October 20th from 6-8 pm
to hear Steve Suroviec from RCPA
give an update on employment related
issues, changes for vocational facilities
and service definitions related to employment.
Click HERE for more information!
RSVP ~ to 717-394-5251 or


ABLE Accounts
Come join us on Nov. 7th from 6-8 pm
as we discuss ABLE accounts, what 
they are and how they can help you!
Location: The Blair Room, 630 Janet Ave,
Lancaster, PA 17601.
RSVP ~ to 717-394-5251 or


♦ Relationships Training
Join us to talk about getting
along with the people in your life!
Sessions are facilitated by the YWCA.
Click HERE for more details.
RSVP ~ to 717-394-5251 or

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CommunityAid Bin Sites for The Arc


S.O.S. Donation Card for:
Park City Diner and
Knight and Day Diner
Get one now and support The Arc


Lancaster-Lebanon Local Task Force


Millersville University and Elizabethtown College Best Buddies and The Arc join forces in creating friendships


Event & Program Pictures
Family and Friends Picnic
Ride to Achieve



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Public Policies
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About The Arc

The Arc of Lancaster County was formed in 1962 by a group of parents who wanted to change how society accepted their family members with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  We continue their mission by striving every day to achieve our mission.


“Empowering people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) to lead full, satisfying, independent lives of their choice”.


The Arc of Lancaster provides the following free supports and services:

  • Advocacy

  • Community Education

  • Independent Monitoring for Quality

  • Information and Referral

The Arc of Lancaster County is affiliated with the following organizations: