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The Arc Responds to House Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

“We vehemently oppose this bill and the threats it poses to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities” Washington, DC – The Arc released the following statement in response to the House of Representatives passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “The Arc has a longstanding position that tax policy should raise sufficient revenues to finance […]

Forging New Friendships through Community Service

Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others. -Martin Luther King, Jr. Linda and Hannah at ACES (from left to right) Inclusive volunteering gives people with and without I/DD the […]

The Arc Brings Disability Perspective to Police-Led Hate Crimes Advisory Committee

Since 2013, The Arc’s National Center on Criminal Justice and Disability® (NCCJD®) has served as a bridge between the disability and law enforcement communities, and is the first-of-its-kind national clearinghouse for information and training on the topic of people with I/DD as victims, witnesses, suspects and incarcerated persons. The Arc’s work to elevate these issues […]

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