The Arc of Kent County

for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

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Ensuring that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) are valued in order that they and their families participate fully in and contribute to their community.

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Children in families who live below the federal poverty line have a higher prevalence of developmental disabilities.

Upcoming Events

Taking the FEAR out of Self-Directed Services

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This workshop will cover self-directed service options available to people who are receiving Community Mental Health services.  Topics addressed will include: how to hire your own staff as a direct employer, who processes payroll, and independent supports coordination. This event is FREE to members of The Arc Kent County.

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Behavior Is Communication, Dr. Sally Burton-Hoyle

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We know children who exhibit unacceptable behavior do so for a specific reason. This workshop will help you determine what your child is saying and how to substitute a more acceptable way to communicate their message. Flyer  Register to attend

Oktoberfest 2015

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We look forward to a long and valuable partnership with The Arc Kent County and our volunteers.

Latest News

March is DD Awareness Month!

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President Ronald Reagan declared March to be developmental disability awareness month in 1987. 

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New Website

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Check out our new website!

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Welcome our New Board Member & Officer

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The Arc Kent County is pleased to welcome Brett Jipping to our Board of Directors, and Tim Lundgren as Vice-President.

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