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2018-10-05 4:00 pm    0 comments    News
ABLE accounts are helping people with disabilities across the country save money without jeopardizing their benefits, but there are more than 6 million people with disabilities who are not eligible to take advantage of this important savings tool because they acquired a disability after age 25. At the same time, the pool of potential ABLE account holders should be expanded to strengthen the...
2018-05-19 8:47 am    0 comments    News
We picked up our final load of lift chairs and a few matresses. Our volunteer Angels along with the generous donation from 8 days of hope have allowed the Arc of Northeast Mississippi deliver a combined 40 lift chairs to people with disabilities. This has been such a wonderful outreach and it has helped so many. Thanks given to all that made this possible!
2018-03-26 12:26 pm    0 comments    News
Dear Colleagues, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center is conducting a survey of families of adults with disabilities to explore the factors associated with different types of residential placements and respite care services for adults with disabilities. They’ve asked us to disseminate the survey flyer to families of adults with disabilities. Thanks for reviewing the flyer and forwarding it as you...
2018-02-10 11:58 am    0 comments    News
  It's time again to renew your yearly Arc Membership. Membership entitles you to: Disability Mega Conference Training and Information Annual Disability Awareness Picnic Information and Referral Art for Austism Community Outings Membership fees help us with the Affiliation dues to National, printing costs, internet fees, etc. They also help us financially...
2018-01-20 4:50 pm    0 comments    News
On December 21, the Arc received 10 donated lift chairs. Our Angels (volunteers) gathered to pick up the chairs from the warehouse.. deliver and set up the chairs for people with disabilities. This was such a special Christmas blessing for them. A huge Thanks to Steve for the opportunity to help our friends with disabilities to receive such a blessing... that helps them in so many ways. Also...