Community Arts

Community Arts programs offer creative, social, and recreational opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Available:
Jefferson County
St. Lawrence County

THE ARC JEFFERSON - ST. LAWRENCE NEW YORK UNIFY

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.

GRANT FROM NYSARC TRUST SERVICES SUPPORTS RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES

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.

CONGRESSWOMAN ELISE STEFANIK VISITS JRC

JRC was pleased to host Congresswoman Elise Stefanik and her staff for a tour of our 420 Gaffney Drive building including our Day Habilitation Program and Bright Beginnings Early Learning Center.  The tour highlighted the need for funding to assist with major renovations on the building to better meet the needs of programming and the children and adults who utilize the building for services.  Additionally, Ms.