New York State's Largest Nonprofit Organization Supporting People With Intellectual, Developmental, And Other Disabilities



Madison Cortland
Monroe County
The Adirondack Arc (Franklin-Hamilton Counties Chapter, NYSARC, Inc.)
<p>The Adirondack Arc's stated mission is to provide opportunities to people with developmental disabilities to live a full and meaningful life through improved support in the areas of education, personal development, home life, productive employment, community involvement, and recreation.  We use a person-centered approach to all supports and services.  Our agency has been voluntarily accredited by The Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL) since 2001, and our use of the Personal Outcomes Measures has helped us define and measure the quality of people's lives as well as the supports we provide.  Services and supports include:  home-based early intervention program; center-based preschool education programs; various residential opportunities for all ages; in-home staff supports and programs for people living at home with family or on their own; respite supports; advocacy and referral services.</p>
12 Mohawk Street
Tupper Lake, New York 12986
United States
Northeast Region
Robert Kleppang
Sadie R. Spada
Allegany County Chapter NYSARC, Inc.
AHRC New York City (New York City Chapter, NYSARC, Inc.)
<p>AHRC currently serves over 15,000 individuals with intellectual & developmental disabilities throughout the five boroughs. The array services offered by the organization is unsurpassed.</p> <p>The organization that created the first schools, workshops, day treatment programs and community residences, continues to meet the needs of its individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We offer individuals a wide range of programs, services and supports tailored to meet their specific needs.</p> <p>Today, with a membership comprised of thousands of individuals - primarily persons with intellectual & developmental disabilities, their families, friends and professionals in the field - AHRC New York City is one of the largest consumer-based nonprofit organizations in the city.  It is governed by a Board of Directors, two-thirds of whom must be relatives of persons with developmental disabilities, working together with a staff of dedicated professionals.</p>
83 Maiden Lane
New York, New York 10038
United States
New York
Southeast Region
Angelo Aponte
Gary Lind