David – Enjoying Life and Happy to Be Working!

We sat down with David recently, to give him the opportunity to share some things about his life well lived. David was excited to share a bit about himself and it was such a pleasure to learn more about him. David Shawn Nichols is 34 years old. He is happy to be living in town, […]

A Minute With Molly in May

Happy Spring!  With many of the people we support and our dedicated staff members fully vaccinated, life is slowly opening up at Delarc.  We are thrilled to be (cautiously) doing more and more, enjoying all springtime in Delaware County has to offer. As you know, we listened to the science and were extremely cautious over […]

Become a Member in 2021!

Why do we need members? Become a Member Today!   Our 2021-2022 Membership drive has begun.  Individual members have been the strength of The Arc of Delaware County since its origin in 1967. Families and individuals working together as members provided the manpower for local Chapters like ours, the state organization, The Arc New York […]

A Minute With Molly

  Spring is in the air, and excitement is everywhere at Delarc.   Many of our staff members and the people we support have received vaccines against COVID-19 and while we remain hyper-vigilant It is fun and refreshing to open life up a bit more.  People are creating art at Studio 190, the kiddos are […]

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month 2021

  In 1987 President Ronald Reagan declared March Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month (DDAM) calling on Americans to provide people with developmental disabilities “the encouragement and opportunities they need to lead productive lives and to achieve their full potential.” We know now that this means life side by side with everyone else, community inclusion, and having […]

Celebrating Sarah Noble

Sarah sat down for a few minutes to tell us a little bit about herself. She had many things she was very proud to share and wanted others to know a little about her life.   At the top of her list was her move into her own apartment on September 3 of 2020. She […]

Thomas Skala A Life Well Lived

Happy Friday! Celebrating a life well lived is a great way to end the work week! Thomas Skala took some time to chat about himself and share his fiber art. He was more than happy to share that he makes scarves, hats, blankets, and pocketbooks, for both adults and babies. He loves to do it, […]

Celebrating with John H.

It was a beautiful day to chat with John and a joy to listen to and learn about him living his best life! John was waiting patiently for his mail. He is excited about a new book that will be coming, “I Remember Television” by Ira Skutch. In fact, John proclaims that he is Extremely […]

Celebrating with Carol

 Carol sat down to tell us a little bit about living her best life. Carol loves to talk about her birthday and is proud to be 77 years young! She likes to do puzzles and completed the Little Mermaid puzzle while she chatted. Her favorite thing in the world to have for lunch is mac-N-cheese! […]