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Now Hiring Direct Support Professionals.

Attend Our Hiring Fair, Thursday, August 19, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM (DSP Positions)
The Arc Central Chesapeake, 1330 Donald Ave, Severn, MD 21144

We are conducting on-site interviews. Day & Weekend shifts available.



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Services at
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Together we can find the right fit for you by using our four phase admission process.



2020 Annual Report

The Arc’s FY20 Annual Report is here! Check out stories from the people we support, achievements from the last year, and get a look at what the future holds for The Arc. 

Support Our Mission

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

What We Do

We promote respect, create opportunities, facilitate services and advocate for equal rights for all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Number of People Served

    1,536 People In Services and 1,032 People in Fiscal Management 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 1,536 opportunities for people to live more independent, included lives and have supported 1,032 people to self-direct their services.

    *Based on the number of people served in FY20; people receiving multiple services are counted more than once.

    News & Events

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

    The Arc Central Chesapeake Reveals Renovated Offices to Create a Unique Community Hub

    The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the completion of renovations to their Annapolis Regional Office and Community Hub at 931 Spa Rd. Annapolis, MD. The Arc also unveiled The...

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    The Arc Central Chesapeake Region Welcomes Carolina Seldes to Its Board of Directors

    On June 17, 2021, The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc), a nonprofit committed to transforming lives for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and Laura Austin, Board Chair, welcomed Carolina Seldes, founder and CEO...

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