In honor of October’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month, The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence (www.thearcjslc.org), announced that Noah Prior of Theresa was awarded the distinction of “William B. Joslin Outstanding Performer,” from the New York State Industries for the Disabled, Inc. (NYSID.)
The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence New York (www.thearcjslc.org), regrets to announce that the bottle redemption business located at 470 East Main Street in Gouverneur will stop accepting containers on October 18, 2019. The redemption center will no longer be open to the public after this date.
St. Lawrence County Public Transit, operated by The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence, launched the “College Connector” line open to students and the general public to travel among the following campuses: SUNY Canton, Clarkson University, and SUNY Potsdam. The route connects each college’s bus line via a hub at Walmart in Potsdam and runs seven days a week.
The Foundation of St. Lawrence NYSARC (www.thearcjslc.org), is holding a walk to promote awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorders at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the Village Park on Main Street in Canton, N.Y. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. The event will be hosted by WWNY-TV’s Jeff Cole.
The Arc Jefferson – St. Lawrence supported three staff members to attend the St. Lawrence Leadership Institute (SLLI) through SUNY Potsdam during the past school year. Erin Armstrong, Community Resources Manager; Tim Neuroth, Professional Development Educator; and Kolby Weaver, Community Relations Associate had excellent experiences with the program and are grateful that the agency sponsored their participation.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence New York (www.thearcjslc.org), is now accepting applications for the children’s Summer Camp at Dodge Pond in Fine, N.Y. The Rotary Clubs of St. Lawrence and Jefferson Counties sponsor this wonderful vacation so that it may be offered to children with disabilities ages 8 through 21 for free of charge.
The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence New York (www.thearcjslc.org), regrets to announce that the Bottle Redemption business located at 300 State Street in Ogdensburg is closed and no longer accepting bottles. The building will remain open to provide other employment options for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – The Arc Jefferson – St. Lawrence (www.thearcjslc.org), a private, non-profit organization committed to maximizing the potential of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, is proud to announce that tickets are available for the Community Arts Showcase, which will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the Proscenium Theater at SUNY Potsdam’s Performing Arts Center.