The Arc Greater Hudson Valley Awarded $143,500 in Grants from NYSARC Trust Services
To support guardianship and recreational opportunities for people
with disabilities in Sullivan, Orange, and Dutchess Counties
Buying food from farmers and ranchers has so many great benefits. Consider stopping by your local farmers market to enjoy the many advantages it has to offer.
The Developmental Disabilities Alliance of Western New York (DDAWNY) and a coalition of special education schools held a rally in Cheektowaga Friday demanding funding equity. The New York State budget will provide a 7-percent rate increase in Foundation Aid for public schools, however, it calls for only a 4-percent increase for schools that provide special education for children with development disabilities.
Students on the autism spectrum have a natural ability to perceive pitch and to reproduce melodic patterns.
Check out Jake’s story on The Arc’s blog to learn how the tax plan threatens critical programs that millions of people with disabilities rely on.
Charity connects adaptive tricycles for kids with developmental disorders
To improve the ability to support people with developmental disabilities in Sullivan and Orange Counties, SullivanArc (Monticello, NY) and The Arc of Orange County (Newburgh, NY) have entered into an agreement.
Download this article from the Sullivan County Democrat and learn how SullivanArc staff members lost over 1/2 ton of weight.
"Why I Don't Like to Talk about Autism" from AZ Central
Editorial from the Albany Times Union
Joining a nonprofit board will not only benefit a nonprofit organization, but it will provide amazing benefits to fill up your cup (figuratively speaking, of course). Let’s explore some great reasons to either join or expand your efforts with a nonprofit board.