The Arc of Orange


Innovative and individualized educational, employment, residential, volunteer, and day services focusing on independence and community membership for people of all ages and all abilities.


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March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness month, take a look at this great clip exploring the term 'special needs'.

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Ashleigh Vandermeulen, The Arc of Orange County and 2 others like this

Ashley GoodfriendI hate: •"special needs" •all other euphemisms referring to disability. Disability isn't a bad thing in of itself. It's how society treats the disabled that makes it bad. Trying to cover up disability behind cutesy sounding words just shows us how uncomfortable that person is with the entire concept of disability.

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Education Programs are operating on a 2-hour delay on Thursday, March 16th. The NW PLE, Middletown Preschool and Jean Black School are on a 2 hour delay. ...

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Judy Gumaer TestaKids programs. They run on the school district's schedules.

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Founded in 1954, The Arc of Orange County serves more than 2,000 children and adults of all abilities from 29 locations throughout Orange County, NY. The Arc of Orange County and The Arc of Orange County Foundation are 501(c)(3) organizations. Donations are tax deductible.


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