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Housing Access Services Dana Cook

Welcome Dana Cook, our new Housing Access Coordinator, assisting people with disabilities eligible for long term care or state plan home care services move to homes of their own. Video. Brochure.

September 2016 Newsletter
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Participants at Christmas Potluck"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

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Arc Events

Dances in Moorhead - 7:15-8:15pm, 2nd & 4th Monday of each month - September - May. Ellen Hopkins Elementary, Moorhead

Arc Games & More- 3rd Monday of month, Sept 19th, 2016- May 15th, 2017

Sibshop TBD.

October 24th, 6:30 Halloween Party, 7:15 Dance. Ellen Hopkins Elementary, Moorhead

December 5th, 6-8 - Christmas Potluck & Annual Meeting. Christ the King Lutheran Church

Looking for More Sibshop facilitators

Sibshop participants playing a game.

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

Community Days

Community DaysPurchase a Community Days coupon booklet and save on great products, while supporting Arc West Central! Plus, use your coupons on 100s of Bonus Buys November 9 - November 12. While supplies last.Your donation of $5 will get you over $500 in exclusive coupon savings, including:

  • $10 off a regular or sale price item of $10 or more. Valid in-store only.
  • Up to 30% off a regular or sale price purchase.
  • Up to 30% off a Yellow Dot purchase.
  • Over 20 exclusive merchandise offers
See a board member, purchase at Arc West Central office, or online.

Housing Access Services:
Circles of Support

Watch Driven by Opportunity, a video created by our national organization to show The Arc focus.

Are People with I/DD Still Living in the Shadows?

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. Key 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, & cable TV; without affecting eligibility for government benefits such as SSI & MA.

The Arc's Vehicle Donation Program -

Donate An Unwanted Vehicle to The Arc
car donationDid you know that The Arc can help you get rid of unwanted vehicles and help you earn a tax break for making a charitable donation to Arc West Central? Information

Thrivent Financial
Arc West Central is enrolled as a participating organization for Thrivent Choice. Eligible members can direct Choice Dollars® to Arc West Central.

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Arc West Central
810 4th Ave. S, #134
Moorhead, MN 56560
Fax 218-233-0853

Updated 10/10/16

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