Celebrating Our DSP’s EVERYDAY!

Last week was National Direct Support Professionals (DSP) Recognition week, and to show our support and appreciation to ALL of our wonderful staff, we did a little something for them everyday.   We go bananas for our DSP’s because they’re so awesome!     A sweet treat with a sweet reminder of why we do […]

Careers Page Back Up and Running!!

Thank you so much for your patience as we worked on our Careers page. It is officially re-open for business! Stop by and check out all the great opportunities and become part of the DelArc Family! Here’s the link: Current Career Opportunities

Careers Page Down

Due to a system update, our Careers page will be down until Tuesday. Until then, we won’t be able to receive applications. We will post again to let you know when the system is back up and running.   Thank you for your patience!

The Arc Responds to the Violence in Charlottesville

Washington DC – The Arc’s national office released the following statement in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia: “Our collective hearts break after witnessing the hatred, violence, and innocent death that rocked Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend. This hatred does not represent our America; it is a shocking betrayal of the values of our nation. […]

DelArc’s Staff Retreat

On Friday August 11th, DelArc staff from all across the agency spent the day celebrating our 50th Anniversary and participating in fun team building activities.     We recognized new staff members and promoted staff members…     And the staff held a friendly competition to see which department could collect the most supplies for […]

The Arc on Defeat of Senate Health Care Bill: “Never underestimate the power of the disability community, who took on this civil rights fight for themselves and future generations”

Washington, DC – The Arc released the following statement following the defeat of the Health Care Freedom Act in the United States Senate: “Never underestimate the power of the disability community, who took on this civil rights fight for themselves and future generations. “The defeat of this disastrous health care bill is a huge win […]

The Timeline Has Changed, But Threats to People with Disabilities in Senate Health Care Reform Efforts Remain

Washington, DC – The Arc released the following statement as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pulls the Better Care Reconciliation Act, and announces an upcoming vote on a repeal of the Affordable Care Act without an immediate replacement: “Make no mistake – the Medicaid program and the home and community based supports that people with […]

SSI Makes Allowances for Student Finances

By Mary L. Waltari, Esq., Special Needs Alliance Students with disabilities and their families sometimes worry that the very process of becoming educated—with an important goal being increased economic independence—can reduce SSI (Supplemental Security Income). Probably not. The Social Security Administration wants to encourage self-sufficiency and has guidelines that, in many cases, will enable individuals […]

Delhi’s Annual Fair on the Square Event!

The Fair on the Square (FOTS) is a free, fun-filled event for families with games, food, arts & crafts, music, and vendors. FOTS is held every Friday evening, rain or shine, during the month of July from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm on the Village Courthouse Square.   Come visit The Arc of Delaware County […]

Welcome to Our NEW Website!

Thank you for checking out our new website! Feel free to browse around and take a look at all the new features. Don’t forget to sign up for our E-Newsletter. The first edition will be coming out soon and you don’t want to miss it.   If you have any suggestions or if there is […]