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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

    1,255 Opportunities Created through Programs and 1,746 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 1,255 opportunities for people to live more independent, included lives and have supported 1,746 people to self-direct their services.

    *Based on the number of people served in FY22; people receiving multiple services are counted more than once.

    News & Events

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

    A Look Back at National DSP Week – Honoring Our Colleagues

    With the passing of another National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week, we want to take one more opportunity to thank The Arc’s DSPs.

    The work DSPs do every day is critical, and we wanted to take...

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    DSP

    The Arc Welcomes Two New Board Members

    The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc), a nonprofit committed to transforming lives for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), and Michele Tharp, Board Chair, are pleased to welcome Allison Whiteman Taylor and Jane...

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    Board