Moving up the Career Ladder at Delarc

One of our Life Coaches, Rachael Dougherty, was recently promoted to Life Coach 10! (Laura Jean and Rachael) Rachael was hired as a Life Coach 3 at Delarc’s THRIVE program back in 2020, right as the pandemic hit. This unexpected event was an example of the flexibility she has to offer. Due to the pandemic […]

4th Quarter/Holiday Meeting

4th Quarter/Holiday Meeting It is always a great time when the Delarc crew gets together. Our 4th quarter/holiday meeting was held at our Hamden location Friday, December 22, 2023. Gathering together allows us to celebrate our accomplishments, work on team building/communication exercises, and so much more.   We welcomed our new employees! From last quarter […]

National Day of Service and Remembrance

September 11th is a day for remembrance and a National Day of Service. Delarc honored this day with a food drive, titled “Stuff the Bus” to help out our communities. The food drive was held at the Big M in Walton as well as Tops Market in Stamford. The weather held off on the rain […]

National DSP Appreciation Week

The week of September 10th-16th was National DSP Appreciation Week.  Delarc kicked off the week with a well-deserved pay raise. Each day the Delarc crew received a little gift to show how much everyone is appreciated for their hard work.   It takes a kind, caring and dedicated person to be a part of the […]

First day of Preschool, 2023-24!

Our Carousel Children’s Services program welcomed 10 new preschoolers, in addition to those who were returning from the previous school year. When we entered a couple of the classrooms to capture photos, the young preschoolers were already settled in, engaged in circle time, singing, painting and more! Carousel staff (teachers, teachers’ aides, and therapists) were […]

The Voice! 19 Art Show

A collaborative art show was put together by The Arc of Otsego and held at SUNY Oneonta. Artists within The Arc community submitted their work. Below are photos from the opening night of The Voice! 19.  

Car Wash for a Good Cause

Our community relations department is great at coordinating opportunities for the people we serve to help out in the community. When discussing with the group about fundraising, it piqued their interest to ask more. Kevin spoke up and said, “I want to give back.” The group nodding in agreement, stated they wanted to give back […]

Spring Fling

Earlier this year, members of the Walton First Baptist Church (WFBC) reached out to Delarc to present the idea of co-hosting a community Spring Fling. We were delighted to join forces.  After months of planning, on a beautiful spring day in May, the day finally arrived.  Here’s a glimpse into the day’s activities:   As […]

2023 Annual Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony

This year’s Annual Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony was held at the beautiful SUNY Delhi campus on Saturday, June 17th. James Warren, Delarc Board Vice President, welcomed everyone to the event and introduced the Board, Executive staff and special guests, followed by a heartfelt message from Senator Peter Oberacker. Delarc Board President, Lori Cetta led […]