The Arc Downriver is a non-profit 501(c)(3) membership organization, assisting the community in becoming more aware of the needs and potential of children and adults with developmental disabilities and cognitive impairments.
The Arc Downriver is responsible for the first educational and vocational opportunities for persons with developmental disabilities, cognitive impairments in the downriver community.
Social Services assistance,
Alternatives to Guardianship information,
As well as legislative information and advocacy for both children and adults with developmental disabilities and other cognitive impairments.
The ARC Downriver serves the eighteen Downriver communities as follows:
Allen Park, Melvindale, Taylor, Brownstown Twp., River Rouge, Trenton, Ecorse, Riverview, Woodhaven, Flat Rock, Rockwood, Wyandotte, Gibraltar, Romulus, Grosse Ile. Twp., Southgate, Lincoln Park, and Huron Twp.