The Arc Responds to Senate Passage of the Farm Bill

We are pleased to share some positive action in Washington to preserve the SNAP program! An important win for all who benefit from the Supplemental Nutritional Assistant Program. ****************************************************************** Washington, DC – Today, the United States Senate passed its version of the “Farm Bill” (Manager’s Amendment to the House version of the 2018 Agriculture and […]

Hand in Hand With Our Community, June ’18.

The Walton Music House, the 2018 winner of the “Partner of The Year award”. Each year The Arc selects businesses and people from our community that are true friends indeed and instrumental in supporting our mission by exemplifying our Unifying Principles. These selections can be nominated by both the staff members and people we support. They are […]

Studio 190 in the Month of June!

By Leah Schmidt:                                      The month of June has been a very busy and exciting month as we continue to make great progress on numerous fronts. We have some ambitious goals set before us amidst this time of transition and we are seeing the artist embracing these changes with enthusiasm and ease!   We completed our […]

The 2018 Annual Member Meeting and Awards Ceremony

One of our most anticipated events here at The Arc! The Annual Member Meeting and Awards Ceremony! This event is where we have a chance to honor all the amazing people that make our organization great in a manner worthy of the fantastic things we do and the incredible people that make up The Arc […]

Volunteering, Enriching Our Lives and The Lives of Others

  Francis Schultz looks forward to the Delaware County Fair every year and has been attending his entire life. His family camps on the fairgrounds for the whole week and is involved with many agricultural activities. Francis has a long term, dedicated relationship with the county fair board. It’s important to him to contribute in […]

Studio 190 Receives Grant and Kicks Off A Signature Prototype!

Studio 190 is a collaborative art studio equipping artists of all abilities with the necessary tools, education, and representation to realize their full artistic potential.   Last month Studio 190 was honored to receive a New York State Decentralization Grant, administered by the Roxbury Arts Group. “The Decentralization Grant Program (DEC), a re-grant program of […]

Showing Up to Make a Difference for Autism Awareness Month

We always have a great time celebrating Autism Awareness during the month of April and 2018 has been no exception. From “Light it up Blue” to donning the bright and bold colors of the puzzle piece symbol, we came out representing the Always Unique, Totally Interesting, Sometimes Mysterious characteristics of autism. We are proud to […]

Stocking Trout with the DEC

The Arc of Delaware County has a long held tradition of helping to stock trout along the Delaware riverbanks. We’ve been releasing fish for over 5 years with the DEC. This year many arrived at the West Branch of the Delaware River behind our Thrive location to release fish in our neighborhood.  We colloborated with many friends […]