Rec Calendar

Rec Calendar

Springing Into the Next Phase

Spring has sprung like cherry blossoms on trees. And just like the flowers, ARC is also experiencing a re-emergence. On Monday, April 12th, the Pre-Vocational Program resumed in person workshops. During the last year, resident and non-resident participants were only able to meet via Zoom. Although still able to work with staff on their goals, …

Connecting with ARC

The last year has revealed the importance and power of simple contact. We could no longer rely on expressing our feelings through gesture. That hug to comfort, that high five to celebrate, the way we connected with each other had to change. We had to find new ways of showing appreciation and love. So humanity …

Happy New Year!

May this new year be full of warm memories. Here’s a look back at the holidays at ARC.

Music with the Conservatory

This is the time of year that holiday music plays on the radio, on television, in the streets and in the air. Whether or not you like holiday music, it has the ability to signal that Fall is almost gone and the winter solstice is coming. The days are getting shorter and the temperature is …

Remembering Michael

ARC was founded as a place to give people the opportunity to live life without fear of discrimination or isolation. At the ARC, a person can find community – a home, therapeutic care, friends and companions. This is the result of caring founders who had the vision, foresight and fortitude to plan ahead and make …

Thank You Pam!

In 2020, how we work has changed. People have become more important than ever. Here at ARC, Pamela Adamo, affectionately known as Pam, shined brightly.

SAFETY PLAN COMPONENTS

NOTE: Guidance bullets below are not a substitute for provider review and adherence to content of Interim Guidance Regarding the Reopening of Day Services Certified by the Office for People With Developmental Disabilities Signage – applies to certified sites and other locations controlled by the provider Ensure program building entrances have signs that alert that …

Creativity with help from the National Grid Foundation!

With a dedicated staff, ARC’s day habilitation program also managed to find creative ways to interact virtually. Part of this innovation was due to a generous grant from the National Grid Foundation.

A Giving Community – Thank You United Way of NYC!

ARC thanks the United Way of NYC for providing a grant for emergency PPE.

Thank You to The New York Community Trust for Your Generous Grant!

With a generous grant from The New York Community Trust (@nycommtrust) we have been able to adapt our residences and Day Habilitation program to fit the new normal.