Creating inequity in the minimum wage by raising it for some but not all has potentially catastrophic implications!
Calling it a matter of life and death, local Arcs are speaking out against the state's minimum wage proposal... Full Story
Earlier this year, we asked for your help to deliver an important message to Albany through the Families Cannot Be Caregivers Forever campaign. I want to assure you that your stories were... Full Story
Bernard A. Krooks, CELA, Arc of Westchester President, has written an article in EP Magazine, about setting up special needs trusts. This article will provide useful information for families of individuals with intellectual... Full Story
Arc of Westchester held it's 66th Annual Membership Meeting on Tuesday, June 9, 2015. The theme for the event was Accessibility. This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA and the ADA... Full Story
By Sheryl Frishman, Esq.
The arrival of summer is exciting, but it means a change in routine, excruciating amounts of down time, travel, visiting family and friends, outdoor... Full Story
Our golfers didn't let the poor weather dampen their spirit and commitment to support our kids. This annual golf event featured a a raffle, a live and silent auction, and banquet in the evening. Over 130 golfers attended and... Full Story
Arc of Westchester received The Charles W. Brown, Jr. Sustainability Award For Visionary Leadership and Commitment to Sustainability at an awards banquet held on June 4. The Westchester Green Business Challenge... Full Story