A Safe Place to Grow

We are a membership organization advocating for individuals within all levels of intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families. 

Help Build the Arc!

Your gift will help us in our mission to advocate for individuals with developmental disabilities, cognitive impairments and their families by promoting choices, creating opportunities and providing support needed to fully participate in the community. 

Power Lifting

Power lifting is happening in February. 

Check out our Events Calendar and join us!


Who are we?

The Arc Downriver is a membership organization that works directly with children and adults within all levels of intellectual and other related developmental disabilities, and their families.

How can you help?

Many Arc members do not have persons in their families with disabilities, but they do have a desire to help people to achieve their fullest potentials. For them, The Arc is a means for reaching out,


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Please Help the ARC Downriver Achieve!

To help us reduce expenses and meet our Organizations mission we are in need of the items listed below. Should you have any of these items that are new (or in good condition/like new) and would like to donate them to our organization, please drop off at The Arc...

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