Last November I was extremely disappointed when Governor Andrew Cuomo vetoed four bills representing critical issues to people with developmental disabilities, including autism and Down syndrome, and their... Full Story
Arc of Westchester presented the 2014 NYSARC Media Award to Gary Stern of The Journal News for his outstanding front page story “Camp Independence.” This story featured the innovative summer programs that we offer students... Full Story
Now that the Stephen Beck, Jr. ABLE Act has been signed into law, the most frequent question families have is, "When can we create an ABLE Account for our family member with Down syndrome?"
The answer is,... Full Story
The safety of the individuals we serve, our dedicated staff and the many families in our community are always our #1 priority during a weather emergency.
Arc of Westchester Residences and Day Programs have been preparing for... Full Story
NYSARC, Inc. Appoints Steven Kroll as Executive Director
Marc N. Brandt retires after leading the Organization for 32 Years
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Partners in Policymaking ® is an innovative national model of leadership training for people with developmental disabilities, parents and family members. It is designed to provide state-of-the-art knowledge about issues and... Full Story
The Arc Action Alert: SSDI Under Attack Today: Tell Your Member of Congress to Vote No on House Rules
On the first day of the new Congress, proponents of cutting Social Security have hidden major disability... Full Story
The Arc of Westchester Group Home Evacuated Due to Fire Next Door
Fire Department and Neighbor, State Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer, Help to Ensure Residents Are Safe and Sheltered... Full Story