Becoming a part of The Arc's movement takes on many forms, and your commitment to helping us create opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities can be expressed in many ways.
Ways to Give
The Arc has made significant progress over our 60-year history and with your help we can do more. The Arc provides more direct supports and services to individuals and families affected by intellectual and developmental disabilities than any other disability organization in the country. Help us to:
Become a Member
By joining our network of more than 140,000 members and 730 affiliated chapters across the country, you become connected to the largest grassroots movement to protect the rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Members work together to ensure that sufficient resources are available to meet the needs of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in every community in our nation.
We are committed to helping promote and protect the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Arc is on the frontlines in advocacy and along with our state and local chapters we are:
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