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

Golf Outing 2017

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Golf Outing 2017 is a fundraiser for The Arc Kent County's Assurance Plan.  The goal of the Assurance Plan is to improve the quality of life of individuals with disabilities in Kent County and provide a sense of security to families when family members can no longer provide care for their loved one.

If you would like to sponsor or register for the Golf Outing clicking here.


We have been informed, encouraged and given great guidance by The Arc staff. They have been on the cutting edge of a new philosophy about giving adults with disabilities the freedom to make their own choices about how and in what living conditions they will live their lives.

Latest News

The Arc Educating Medical Professionals with Federal Grant Award


The Arc Kent County is joining forces with FASD prevention champions to reduce the incidence and disability caused by drinking alcohol during pregnancy. 

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Share Your Story With Us!


Do you have a  story about how The Arc Kent County has made an impact in yours or your family's life? Tell us and you'll be entered to win a $50 Meijer giftcard!

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Advocacy Alert: Reductions in Medicaid Services


Kent County's Community Mental Health Authority, Network 180, recently announced several cuts to workforce and services. These cuts are expected to impact at least 300 adults with developmental disabilities. 

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