Arc West Central T-Shirts!Perfect for wearing to the dances, Arc Game & More, or anytime you like! Order form
Welcome James Mulvihill, our new Housing Access Services Coordinator
Housing Access Service assists people with disabilities who are eligible for long term care or state plan home care services, to move to homes of their own.
"The Arc of West Central Minnesota has always been a top notch organization with top notch people! The Arc has always been there for us as a resource, family connector, and support group backbone! We can always count on the Arc! Diane Brendemuhl, parent
Participate in the survey is to help us learn more about the experiences of parents and family members who provide support to a family member with an intellectual or developmental disability.
Looking for More Sibshop facilitators
Help give kids a chance to have fun & share their thoughts and experiences about having a family member with a disability.
We wil be holding Sibshop in Fargo, & would like to hold Sibshops in all areas of our region! Training available. Call: 218-233-5949 or 1-800-411-0124 The Arc’s National Sibling Council
Rose Sale Orders March 13th-28th;
Deliver Day April 13th
Would you consider selling roses in your place of business, school, church, neighborhood, or to organizations you belong to? This is our main fundraiser for the year. Help support our services for people with developmental disabilities & their families.
Pickup up locations in Moorhead, Fargo, Fergus Falls, and Detroit Lakes.
Lollipop (mixed colors, see picture above) and Red. $20/dozen. Order form.
Still in the Shadows with Their Future Uncertain. There is a real fear that our society may regress toward the institutional services we have been working to end for more than 50 years. 2011Key Findings. Full report.
View a clip from Offense Taken,
a DVD produced by Self-Advocates of Minnesota (SAM), which
brings attention to the hurtful use of the "R" word. For more information, please visit RTC Media Productions
Master Pool Special Needs Trusts
Considering a Special Needs or Supplemental Needs Trust for a family member? Check out The Arc of Minnesota's Master Pool Trust. The Arc of MN Master Pool Trust, administered by professionals that know the intricacies of trusts, makes it possible for families to put money aside for a loved one with a disability; for things like vacations, cell phone, or cable TV; without affecting eligibility for government benefits such as SSI & MA.