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Leading by Example
At its annual gala on March 27, 2019, The Arc of Massachusetts raised more than $325,000 for advocacy and programs that enhance the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families.
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Operation House Call (OHC)
OHC teaches young medical professionals essential skills to enhance the health care of persons with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Across Massachusetts, more than 18,000 families are caring for a family member with an intellectual or developmental disability in the home.
Did you know that there are 600,00-700,00 families in the United States in which an adult with an intellectual or developmental disability is living with aging family members and there is no plan for the individual’s future?Continue reading
The mission of The Arc of Massachusetts is to enhance the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism, and their families. We fulfill this through advocacy for community supports and services that foster social inclusion, self-determination, and equity across all aspects of society.