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March 2020

The 42nd Annual MDDC/The Arc of Massachusetts Legislative Reception

March 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02133
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Breaking through Bias: Advancing Opportunities, Raising Expectations The 42nd Annual Legislative Reception Wednesday, March 4 | 10:00AM - 12:00PM Great Hall, Massachusetts State House REGISTER VIA THIS LINK You are invited to attend our annual legislative reception on March 4. This is an ideal opportunity for persons with disabilities, family members, advocates, state agency heads and their staff, and legislators to interact and catch up on legislative priorities and other important issues. The Arc of Massachusetts will be honoring Representative…

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[Webinar] Getting Ready for College!

March 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Thursday, March 12 | 12:00 - 1:00PM Registration is now open. Is college in your loved one’s future?  Learn the top ten indicators on how to prepare your family member to have a successful college experience.  The webinar will provide information on indicators of college readiness, finding a good match and understanding the support that can be accessed in a college environment. Eileen Berger has worked as a disability and student services administrator in higher education for 28 years and…

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The Arc of Massachusetts 65th Anniversary Celebration

March 23 @ 9:00 am - March 30 @ 5:00 pm
MA United States

On March 9, in response to mounting concerns regarding COVID-19, The Arc of Massachusetts canceled the in person 65th Anniversary Celebration. However, the auction and online program will be held March 23 to March 30. Read more about the program below, and visit bidpal.net/thearc to bid and donate.

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[Webinar] Pressing Issues Facing Individuals With I/DD, Their Families, And Service Providers

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Monday, March 23 | 12:00 - 1:00PM Registration is now open. Join Leo Sarkissian, Executive Director of The Arc of Massachusetts, for the webinar version of his Spring 2020 presentations regarding pressing issues facing individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and the family members and human service agencies who assist them.

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[Webinar] Future Planning: Passing the Baton to Siblings and Other Family Members

March 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Tuesday, March 24 | 12:00 - 1:00PM Registration is now open. Join us for the first in a new series of webinars in partnership with the Massachusetts Sibling Support Network. Hear from a panel of real-life experts on the steps they took to prepare for their loved one’s future. Learn from parents, siblings, and individuals on how they began the future planning process and what path they are taking to create a meaningful life for all.

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April 2020

[Webinar] 2020 Census Day Explained

April 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 | 12:00 - 1:00PM Registration is now open. Join Ellen Taverna and The Arc's 2020 Census team for a run through of the 2020 Census Day (April 1): what it is, why it matters to people with disabilities, a run through of a mock census form, and more.

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[Webinar] My Charting the LifeCourse: Putting the Frameworks and Tools into Action!

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Tuesday, April 14 | 12:00 - 1:00PM Registration is now open. What is all the buzz about Charting the LifeCourse?  This webinar will provide an overview of the frameworks and tools and how family members, professionals and individuals can utilize Charting the LifeCourse to help plan, set goals, and problem solve in all life stages! Kerry Mahoney, Director of Education and Outreach at The Arc of Massachusetts, was one of 15 professionals, educators and family members from Massachusetts that recently…

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May 2020

[Webinar] Art Class with Artist Scott Benner

May 6 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Wednesday, May 6 | 1:30PM Registration is now open. Artist Scott Benner will provide a simple demonstration of how easy it is to apply a checkerboard pattern and convert it into an abstract picture. It’s a simple, fun way to create a picture and it can be done simply or as detailed as a person wants. To attend all you need is a blank piece of paper, sharpies, pens or other markers ,a straight edge and, a pencil and eraser…

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June 2020

[2020 Census] The Arc’s 2020 Census Text Banking

June 22 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join The Arc team in 2020 Census Text Banking! On June 22 from 4:00-5;00PM, The Arc's census team will be conducting outreach text banking to target the disability community and allies. We’re looking for volunteers to help send out texts. We’ll start with a brief training and then work together to send out the targeted texts about the 2020 Census. Register to join the team. The census has understandably taken a backseat in many people’s minds as they deal with job loss,…

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[Webinar] Future Planning: What Are the Necessary Steps?

June 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Wednesday, June 24 | 12:00PM Registration is now open. The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly reminded all of us of the need to have our business in order! When families have loved ones with special needs, planning is even more complex. This webinar will go through the steps involved in developing a future plan. What are the recommended documents? What are the questions to answer? Join Kerry Mahoney and SUPPORTbrokers to learn about putting a plan in place. Kerry and several…

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