The Arc advocates for and serves people with I/DD, including Down syndrome, autism, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders, cerebral palsy and other diagnoses. The Arc has a network of 700 chapters across the country promoting and protecting the human rights of people with I/DD and actively supporting their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes and without regard to diagnosis.

The Arc is not an acronym; always refer to us as The Arc, not The ARC and never ARC. The Arc should be considered as a title or a phrase.
2018-04-13 5:07 pm    0 comments    Events
Spring into Spring with The Arc of Northeast Mississippi We are going to have a GREAT TIME planting in our pots and decorating them. We will also learn how to care for our plants, with Chris West a Master Gardner! We will also be celebrating Ramsey's 10th Birthday. Join us for cake and ice cream.     Friday, April 27th 5pm - 7pm Our Artworks / Corner of Jackson...
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...
2018-03-15 4:02 pm    0 comments    Media
  Food, clothing, shelter, work, relationships and community engagement.    Everyone is talking about these “social determinants of health” but neither the moniker, nor the subject matter is new. What IS new is the growing evidence that these aspects of an individual’s life account for the majority of their...
2018-03-15 3:59 pm    0 comments    Events
Community Angel Jennifer Jones in cooperation with MaaxxSouth Broadband presents JOB FAIR THURSDAY MARCH 29, 10 AM TIL 2 PM Come Meet Your Future!!! Toyota, Toyota Suppliers, Resource MFG, Entry Level State Jobs, Haworth, Mississippi Silicon, Second Chance Employment(WOTC), Veterans Information, Legal Services, (Wills and Expungements), Correctional Facility, Three...
2018-03-15 3:49 pm    0 comments    Events
Join the Arc of NE MS In observation of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month On Feb. 28, 2018. Governor Phil Bryant signed a Proclamation declaring March, “Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month” CELEBRATE WITH US! MEET MAYOR JASON SHELTON, and other local officials. Have lunch while Learning important safety issues that impact...
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