The Arc of Kent County

for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

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Tax - ABLE Act - Social Security Administration Issues Implementation Instructions  

The Social Security Administration (SSA) released internal instructions, effective on December 18, 2015, for implementation of the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act programs and accounts in relation to Supplemental Security Income and Social Security disability benefits. The instructions are included in SSA's Program Operations Manual System (POMS).

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The Arc Educating Medical Professionals with Federal Grant Award

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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!

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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

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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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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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Welcome our New Board Member & Officer

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The Arc Kent County is pleased to welcome Marsha Hazen to our Board of Directors.

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New Website

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Check out our new website!

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