OUR UNWAVERING

MISSION

The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.

John W. Foley

In Memory of...
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We Advocate for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Call (505) 883-4630 to get involved

THE ARC STATE CHAPTER

Most states have a state chapter and the core of state chapters is Public Policy. State chapters vary in size and the scope of work varies from state to state. We are one of the largest state chapters in terms of staff and budget offering a variety of services and programs to individuals and family members.

MEMBER SERVICES

We offer a variety of opportunities to attend and obtain information about workshops designed for families, self-advocates educators and community members on topics of importance to individuals dealing with intellectual disabilities.

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STORIES OF THE ARC’S IMPACT

What We Do

Since 1955 The Arc New Mexico has been on the front lines in making change happen for people diagnosed with Autism, Down syndrome, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, and a range of diagnoses across the spectrum of intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Arc is the nation’s leading advocate for all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families and the premier provider of the supports and services people want and need.

A Bit of Our Story

The National Arc was founded in 1950. The Arc was comprised of a small group of concerned and passionate parents and community members who would be catalyst for changing the public perception of children with disabilities. For the past 71 years, The Arc has continued to grow and evolve along with the changing needs and issues people with disabilities and their families face.

ONGOING WAYS HOW WE HELP

Since the year 1955, The Arc has been helping individuals with developmental disabilities and their families through several services.

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5130 Masthead St. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109

Call Us: (505) 883-4630