Terri Beers – Our Hero Without a Cape!

  Terri Beers, truly a hero without a cape, one of Delarc’s amazing essential workers, and a shining example of the heart and soul of our essential staff!   Terri has worked for our agency for over 25 years! Recently she was promoted to our Residential Department as a House Manager. It is our delight […]

The Arc Announces New Leaders and Members of National Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, DC -The Arc has elected a slate of new and returning members of the Board of Directors to lead its work for the next two years. This distinguished group includes professionals in the intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) field and affiliated services, people with IDD, family members, and leaders in the corporate and legal […]

We Did It!! Happy New Year!

  We want to thank all of our supporters for a very successful fundraising campaign!  In the final appeal of the 2020 campaign, the Holiday Appeal, we set a goal of $2000 and we surpassed that by over $3000!  Our mail-in donations have taken us way over the top!   It’s hard to find words […]

Hand in Hand with our Community

  Our community is the foundation of our success in helping people achieve personally fulfilling lives.  We are grateful for your support all throughout the year, and we’re delighted for the opportunity to show our appreciation by giving back   The Arc of Delaware County oversees the daily operations of the Walton Food Pantry, in […]

The Sidney Senior Meal Site Receives the Father Eugene Willis Good Neighbor Award

  The Arc of Delaware County’s Annual Father Eugene Willis Good Neighbor Award was presented to Sidney Senior Meals. This award celebrates people who embody the spirit of being kind and neighborly.  The Good Neighbor also actively supports the involvement of people who have disabilities in their community. The Sidney Senior Meals site was selected […]

Delarc Connection Week, Covid Style!

Periodically through the year, we like to have some fun and build team spirit by having an agency-wide spirit week. This year we realized that building team spirit would just scratch the surface of what we needed to support one another through these very difficult times. We needed to connect. Connection is something deeper, something […]

2020 Outstanding Achievement Award Winners Dorothy and Marisa

  Dorothy Emery and Marisa Romano aren’t just long time housemates and friends, they are also both 2020 Outstanding Achievement Award Winners! Each of them were chosen as 2020 award winners from the two different programs they attended.  Each spring, every program nominates people who have shown outstanding achievement over the past year and has been […]

Shannon is Chosen for LIFEPlan, CCO, NY Flyers

Shannon has been chosen by LifePlan, CCO NY to be featured in some of their flyers! Way to go Shannon and congratulations! Shannon lives his best life in his community as an artist, kind neighbor, and a great friend to many. Some of you may know him from assisting people to create collaborative Art at […]