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Bringing the Community Together


Breaking Ground

2023 Annual Report

Calendar Day 2024

The Arc Takes on Calendar Day

Supporting You While
You Support Others

We are here to support you, so you can provide the best support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


Interested in
Services at
The Arc?

Together we can find the right fit for you by using our four-phase admissions process.



Support Our Mission

There are many ways the community can support our work including volunteering, sponsorships, donations, events, and internships.


Our Self-Directed Services put you in the driver’s seat.



What We Do

We advocate for equity and access for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live self-determined lives and foster opportunities towards self-sufficiency.

Number of People Served

    1,778 Opportunities Created through Programs and 2,282 People in Self-Directed Services

    The Arc is proud to serve children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County and the Eastern Shore. At The Arc, we customize our services to fit the person’s lifestyle, personality, and vision for themselves. We create opportunities for people with disabilities to live, work, and play where and how they choose. Over the course of the year, we have created 1,778 opportunities for people to live more independent, included lives, and have supported 2,282 people to self-direct their services.

    *Based on the number of people served in FY23, people receiving multiple services are counted more than once.

    News & Events

    Stay up to date with our latest news and see our upcoming events!

    Greg Snyder II Testifies on Behalf of HB773

    Greg Snyder II, Vice President of Engagement at The Arc Central Chesapeake Region, advocated for support on Wednesday for HB773: Individuals with Disabilities and Service-Disabled Veterans Boating Fund.

    This legislation would provide more opportunities for people...

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    Greg Snyder

    Jonathon Rondeau Joins Governor Moore in Support of HB538

    Jonathon Rondeau, President & CEO of The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc) and Board Chair of Chesapeake Neighbors joined Governor Wes Moore on Tuesday to advocate for housing expansion and support Section 7-504 of...

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    President & CEO, Jonathon Rondeau, was honored to speak today on Gov. Wes Moore's panel to discuss the implications of HB 538: The Housing Expansion and Affordability Act of 2024.