THE ARC JEFFERSON – ST. LAWRENCE’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP TRANSITION TO OCCUR IN JANUARY 2023

The Board of Directors of The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence (www.thearcjslc.org) has announced that Howard Ganter, Chief Executive Officer, will retire from the agency on January 27, 2023 after 44 years of service. Lynn Pietroski, the organization's current Chief Operating Officer has been selected by the board to become The Arc Jefferson – St. Lawrence’s next Chief Executive Officer. The team will continue to work together over the coming months to ensure a smooth leadership transition that will encourage further growth in services for people with developmental disabilities.

THE ARC JEFFERSON – ST. LAWRENCE’S HOSTS JOB FAIR AT 420 GAFFNEY DRIVE BUILDING

The Arc Jefferson-St. Lawrence (www.thearcjslc.org), a not-for-profit organization supporting people with disabilities in Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties, announced that they will be holding a Job Fair at 420 Gaffney Drive in Watertown on June 14th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A variety of positions are open including: Direct Support Professionals, Certified Nursing Assistants, Nurses, Teachers, Vocational Counselors, and more!

THE ARC JEFFERSON – ST. LAWRENCE’S BRIGHT BEGINNINGS PROGRAM EARNS DISTINCTION

The Arc Jefferson-St. Lawrence (www.thearcjslc.org), a not-for-profit organization supporting people with disabilities in Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties, announced that the Bright Beginnings Early Learning Center, located in Watertown, was selected by National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET) as a 2022-2023 NASET School of Excellence. This distinction has been bestowed upon select qualified, licensed special education schools.

Fun Day

July 30, 2022
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Gouverneur Riverview Park

Hosted by the agency’s Recreation Committee, this is a picnic for people supported by The Arc Jefferson – St. Lawrence.

Autism Awareness Walk

September 10, 2022
Registration at 9 a.m.
Canton Village Park

Registration at 9:00am | Walk at 10:00am

There is NO MINIMUM ENTRY FEE! Everyone is welcome to attend. However, t-shirts will be given to registrants who raise $50 or more, while supplies last.

Gift bags will be given to the first 350 to register at the walk!

Enter Free Contests to Win Prizes.

Visit the Autism Walk page at www.thearcjslc.org/autism-walk

Sunset at the Park

September 8, 2022
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
One Thompson Park, Watertown

$65 Per Person, $120 Per Couple, or $480 Corporate Table of 8

$10 Discount Per Couple, if Registered for the Golf Tournament

Specialty Cocktails, Dinner, Desserts, and Silent Auction

2 Complimentary House Beverages Per Person

Country Club Casual

Live Music Featuring

Registration is Limited, Don’t Wait! RSVP by August 24, 2022

For More Information: 315-836-1364

The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence Job Fair

June 14, 2022
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
420 Gaffney Drive, Watertown

Hiring: DSPs, CNAs, Nurses, Teacher Aides & More!

Excellent Benefit Package!

Sign on bonuses available for many positions!

Speak to representatives from the agency on exciting job opportunities across Jefferson County.

Learn more about our job opportunities at thearcjslc.org/employment.

Contact Sarah at sesarkinparish@thearcjslc.org for more information!