Our Mission

Empowering people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to achieve their full potential

Why Choose The Arc?

We have a long history of providing quality services to people with disabilities and their families, and our commitment to advocacy ensures our impact extends beyond those we serve directly. In fiscal 2017, The Arc Mid-South provided 504 hours of vocational and basic skills training for 92 clients, respite care for 20 families, a week of summer camp for 26 individuals, monthly weekend retreats for 23 people, and in-home Elder Care  to 23 senior citizens. Our advocacy included over 3,000 hours of individual services to school-age children in regards to their Individualized Education Plans for successful learning, over 200 hours spent at Juvenile Court advocating for children with disabilities and 3,200 hours of training their parents to advocate.

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Join us for an exciting and fun-filled evening at The Arc Mid-South's 23rd Annual Awards & Benefit Gala on Oct. 13 at Memphis Botanic Garden. The event will include hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, presentation of community recognition awards, silent and live auctions. Read More.

The Arc Mid-South has provided Respite Weekend Retreats and Summer Camp for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities for over 30 years. Please click here to view the 2018 schedule.
The Volunteer Advocacy Project
A training program for individuals who are willing to become advocates for families navigating the special education process. The training is held once a year in multiple sites across the state. Read more.
Highlights from the Americans with Disabilities Act celebration held on July 26th. Read more.

 

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