Thank You for Joining The Arc!

As a member of The Arc, you are helping make positive changes for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.  Whether you join your local Arc Chapter or The Arc of Iowa you become a member of three organizations with one annual fee:  


  • The Local Arc in Your Community
  • The Arc of Iowa 
  • The United States Arc  


Membership fees allow us to provide local programs that help loved ones in your local community and strengthens The Arc's public policy advocacy, because membership numbers matter to legislators.


Members are invited to vote on position statements and issues that are relevant to the people we support.  Your voice helps shape the Arc's work on behalf of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  

Membership Types

Memberships are tax deductible and non-refundable.  Membership is a separate transaction from donations.  Renew or become a member today by clicking on Join The Arc.  Please note that your information is saved on our server as you enter it.  


$    5  Self-Advocate

$  50  Individual (one adult plus children)

$  75  Household (two adults plus children)

$125  Organization (non-voting)

$500  Arc Angel