THE ARC NASSAU INC
- People with Disabilities
Location86051 HAMILTON STYULEE, FL 32097 United States
The Arc Nassau is committed to educating, motivating and encouraging individuals with varying abilities to achieve independence, and enjoy successful and fulfilling lives.
The Arc Nassau is a 501(c)(3) that has been serving the needs of persons with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities for more than 45 years in Nassau County. The Arc Nassau primarily services individuals with Downs Syndrome, cerebral palsy, autism, spina bifida, Prader-Willi syndrome and varied mental challenges.
Programming at The Arc Nassau consists of: life skills development, Nassau Works and a contract through RESPECT of Florida. Our life skills development program supports clients, Monday through Friday, with a full day of programming supporting their educational and socialization needs. Volunteers are always encouraged to participate in this program to help diversify programming.
Nassau Works provides supported employment and employment services. Our contract with RESPECT of Florida, provides employment for the I/DD community of Nassau.
The Arc Nassau has completed Phase One for our Outdoor Experience Center. The OEC will provide an experience that not only clients can enjoy, but the community at large offering a lush green space with various recreational components to engage our visitors. This outdoor space will provide the community with many volunteer opportunities as we work with our community to create a welcoming space that will be accessible to all who live, work or play in Nassau County.