The Arc is the nation’s largest and leading organization for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families with a 60 year history of promoting and protecting the rights of people with I/DD and providing them the opportunity to live full, satisfying and self-determined lives as valued and contributing members of their communities.

Si tiene un niño o miembro de la familia con una incapacidad intelectual o de desarrollo, puede contactuar Pathfinder a: 615-875-5083 para recibir más información sobre recursos y servicios.

In celebration of World Down Syndrome day, here's a great read: Books can help make sour lemons into sweet lemonade (so to speak)

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Saturday, April 14, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hollingshead Aviation, Smyrna/Rutherford County Airport
For all details and ways to support this event, go to our dedicated website HERE

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We are partcipating! The Big Payback, presented by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, brings Middle Tennessee together as one community, raising money and awareness for local nonprofits in a 24-hour period. We hope you’ll support The Arc TN as your favorite nonprofit. To learn more about the event, click HERE. #BigPayback

Anonymously share your experience with Residential Care Services and Respite Care Services. Ten randomly selected participants will receive a $25 gift card to the store of their choice. The survey will take less than 30 minutes to complete. To participate click HERE. If you have questions, contact Vanderbilt graduate student Bridgette Garcia.

The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center’s TRIAD (Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders) is gathering information from educators and parents throughout Tennessee. Our goal is to support school teams and caregivers. The results of this survey will help us develop trainings and resources for each to use in collaboration with one another. We would greatly appreciate a few minutes of your time to complete this brief survey, which will serve as guidance for us in this initiative. Please click on the link to participate:

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Alternative formats available upon request. Email info@thearctn.org.

This project is partially funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee.

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