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.
2016-11-14 7:00 pm    0 comments    Events
NOVEMBER 2016: On November 19th, the new magical J.K. Rowlings movie, FANTASTIC BEASTS, will be in theaters, and Bridge the Gap North MS will host another Sensory Movie Showing so you and your family can enjoy it in a lights-raised/volume-lowered event. Theater Location: Malco Tupelo Commons (Behind Chili's) Ticket Prices: Contact BRIDGE for pricing Date: Nov. 19, 2016, Saturday at...
2016-10-28 12:27 am    0 comments    Events
Families with Disabilities WHEN: Saturday October 29th 1:00 pm til 2:00 pm WHERE: Create Foundation Building (in the rear of the buliding 213 Main Street Tupelo Mississippi Come out and hear great information that can help families with Disabilities. If you know someone, share information or come to hear more infromation and help other families. We will have outdoor...
2016-10-12 3:54 am    0 comments    Events
Due to unforseen circumstances, tomorrow's group meeting at the Internet cafe has been cancelled. There will be no meeting at the Internet cafe at 3 PM on Wednesday as scheduled. We will keep you informed as to when we will be able to reschedule. Thank you for your understanding. This meeting will be the end of our fiscal year meeting. We will review the previous year...applaud our...
2016-09-23 4:47 pm    0 comments    Events
The Arc of Northeast Mississippi Meeting Medicaid Waiver Services Questions Answered   WHEN: Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 3 to 4:30 PM WHERE: Internet Cafe, 499 Gloster Creek, Tupelo MS, 38801 (Inside the Gloster Creek Village Mall, Food Court) Featured Speaker: Cindy Brown, Medicaid   Come and join the Arc as we talk with Cindy Brown from Medicaid...
2016-09-23 2:17 pm    0 comments    Media
We would like to thank the Tupelo Daily Journal for covering the Resource Fair. Below is a snippet from the article. Disability advocates are bringing together 32 agencies for a free event Thursday in Tupelo. The Northeast Mississippi chapter of ARC and the Mississippi Parent Training and Information Center are hosting the Community Resource and Disability Awareness Fair at Harrisburg...