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Planning Transition

Worried about life after your child’s graduation? Need help creating a plan? The Arc assists people 14-21 as they are considering their dreams, hopes and desires for the future. The Transition Vision Program is a facilitated process that helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families set a goal and establish how to […]

Reporting Requirements Training

Have questions on reporting requirements? All are welcome to a training provided by DHS on June 16 from 9:30 – 11 am.    Reporting Requirements What to Report, Where to Report, and What Happens Next June 16  |  9:30 – 11 am  Brooklyn Park Library Mississippi River Room 8500 W Broadway Ave Brooklyn Park, MN […]

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2016 Annual Report

We are pleased to introduce the 2016 Annual Report for The Arc Greater Twin Cities in a new online format. The new format is designed to be easily accessible and each section of the report features links to help you learn more about Programs and Services, Public Policy, and ways that you can get involved in supporting […]

Annual Meeting and Volunteer Celebration Set for Friday, May 19

Join us for the Annual Meeting and Volunteer Celebration on Friday, May 19. The gathering will be held from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency in Bloomington featuring Lindsey Brown, anchor/reporter with KSTP-TV as emcee for the event. A complimentary breakfast will be served!   The brief business meeting will include the election of Directors […]

Networking Group Promotion

Let The Arc promote your networking support group! Do you lead or are you a member of a support group for caregivers of people with disabilities? The Arc GTC is happy to promote your group and we are looking to add more! To view the networking or caregiver support groups currently listed, please go to: […]

Working Together – A Support Program for ASD

The University of Minnesota Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinic is recruiting for an education and support program for families of young adults with ASD. Adults with ASD and their parents will attend weekly group meetings with other families to receive information on planning for independence, coping strategies, and other topics. Problem solving strategies will be taught […]

FutureLife Options Planning Special Offer

The Arc Greater Twin Cities is offering a discounted price of 30% off of our FutureLife Options™ program through May 15! FutureLife Options is designed to help families plan for the future of their loved one. The program integrates quality of life, legal, and financial planning. Fees can be paid by waivered services or Consumer […]

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Take the FINDS Survey: Family & Individual Needs for Disability Supports

If you are a caregiver, please consider taking the FINDS survey. The Research and Training Center on Community Living at the University of Minnesota, in collaboration with The Arc of the United States, is conducting the Family & Individual Needs for Disability Supports (FINDS) survey. This survey seeks information from caregivers to answer the following […]