The Arc of the East Bay provides advocacy, support, and education to persons with developmental and intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in the East Bay.
Is that every individual and family affected by intellectual and development disabilities in the East Bay will have access to the information, advocacy, and skills they need to participate as active members of their communities. The Arc offers vocational training and life skills and education to almost 400 adults with I/DD.
People with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families shall have access to the supports they need to live a decent American life.
- By assuring they are valued, respected, and included in all communities.
- By assisting them in choosing their services and supports from many available sources.
- By empowering them through nonprofit advocacy, and assuring that State and Federal governments administer programs and set budgets that meet everyone’s needs