Celebrating our Amazing Staff

      Celebrating our staff, recognizing them, and connecting to them is paramount to expressing how much they mean to us and are essential to our success. Three or Four times a year we get the full staff together. We have some fun, celebrate who’s new and who’s been promoted, share what’s up and most importantly […]

2019 Holiday Hoopla! A Great Time for Everyone!

It’s hard to imagine but our Holiday Hoopla event is approaching a 15 year anniversary. With each passing year we have more fun, make new friends, and welcome our community to the fun-filled event. About 100 of our neighbors come through our doors to have a good time with us and we couldn’t be happier! […]

2019 Annual Member Meeting and Awards Ceremony

Our Annual Member Meeting and Awards Ceremony is one of our favorite events! Once a year our supporting members come together to elect the Officers and Board of Directors for the coming term, receive an annual report, as well as be updated on the wonderful things that have been taking place here at The Arc […]

Making New Friends

This month we had a wonderful time during a visit from our friends at Andes Central School. Mrs. White has been bringing classes here for a few years to make new friends and learn some new things. After a hiatus of a couple of years, those visits started again and what a wonderful experience it […]

Staff Retreat 2019!

  The annual staff retreat is always highly anticipated here at The Arc of Delaware County. A committee is formed from staff members across the agency. Survey results are reviewed, current affairs considered, and relevant materials looked at. Together, this team gathers information and input from every program and comes up with an amazing day […]

Happy Easter from Cathy Ippolito!

    Just like we promised in our newsletter, we wanted to share Cathy’s process of creating her bunny. You didn’t see our promise? Oh! Then please be sure to subscribe to our monthly newsletter. Delivered right to your in-box each month with direct links right here to our blog and much more! Cathy has […]

#DDawareness19 ~ Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

  Each March, the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD), partners with Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) and National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) to create a social media campaign that highlights the many ways in which people with and without disabilities come together to form strong, diverse communities. Here at The […]

2019 BFair2 Direct Care Rally

It was a gorgeous, sun-filled day February 8th as we rallied together on behalf of BFair2 Direct Care   Many self-advocates, Direct Support Professionals, legislators, and family members came together on the Binghamton City Court Square and called on Cuomo to honor his pledge of years 3 and 4 of livable wage funding for DSPs as […]

Stuff The Bus 2019 ~ The Generosity of Our Community Continues!

The Arc of Delaware County celebrated Martin Luther King Day of Community Service once again with our Stuff the Bus event. It’s a great time for self-advocates and staff members. For a few hours, we connect to our community while they stuff our busses with food for our local community food pantries.   Our food […]