FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ALBANY – More than 1,000 New Yorkers came to the state Capitol on March 25th in a final push to have Gov. Cuomo and the Legislature include living wage funding for direct care workers in the final state budget.
We provide home and community based services that target skill development and allow children to develop age-appropriate independent living and social skills using principles and strategy of Applied Behavior Analysis.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence New York (www.thearcjslc.org), is pleased to announce that they have completed the process of unification. The agencies formerly known as St. Lawrence NYSARC and Jefferson Rehabilitation Center merged to enhance both agencies’ ability to support people with developmental disabilities.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – St. Lawrence NYSARC, a private, non-profit organization committed to maximizing the potential of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, received grants totaling $38,500 from the Trustee Management board of NYSARC Trust Services, in 2018. The funds were used to support local guardianship and recreational programs benefitting 1,513 people with disabilities.
Potsdam Elks Lodge #2074 donated $400 to St. Lawrence NYSARC’s Autism Awareness Walk. This year's Walk had over 450 participants in attendance and raised more than $20,000 to support local programs for people on the Autism Spectrum.