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  • The Arc United/Central Area The Arc United/Central Area

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(45.20512,-93.56998)
 

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Mission Statement

To support and advocate for people with intellectual and other developmental
disabilities and their families as they choose how they live, learn, work and
play. We fight for persons with developmental disabilities so they can reach for
a brighter, more inclusive future.

Description

  • The Arc United is committed to securing the opportunity to choose and realize their goals of where and how to learn, live, work and play for all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

    Each individual and family served has access to the information, advocacy and skills they need to participate as active citizens of our democracy and active members of their community.

  • We work to ensure that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their family have the support they need to live an ordinary and decent life.

  • We promote a system of support and self-sufficiency.

  • We advocate for basic civil rights.

  • We increase public awareness.

  • We improve public policies.

  • We provide information and referral sources.

  • We develop opportunities and services that enable people to become contributing members of their communities.

Website

http://thearcunited.org

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