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Our Mission: To improve the quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families through advocacy, education, support and socialization.

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The Arc of Blair County

The Arc of Blair County believes that persons with developmental disabilities are valuable members of society and have the same rights as all citizens. They have the right to a free and appropriate education in an integrated setting, the right to live in a comfortable residence in their own local community, the right to protection from health and safety hazards in their environment, the right to work at a meaningful wage in a vocation appropriate to their talents, the right to social and personal relationships and the right to participate in the recreational and cultural activities of their community. It is the vision of Arc of Blair County to foster, protect and nurture these rights.

The Arc of Blair County serves as an important voice for persons with disabilities and their families.

The Arc of Blair County

431 Jackson Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602


Phone:  814-946-1011
Fax:  814-946-1013
Email:  mail@thearcblair.org

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Latest News from the Arc

November 21, 2017

UPDATES: 
All programs the week of Thanksgiving are cancelled. There will not be acting class (Arc Troupe) on Tuesday, no line dancing Wednesday, nor square dancing Thursday. Enjoy the time with your family and friends. Remember, the more we count our blessings, the more we find. 

We are now accepting reservations for the winter Arts at The Arc. Don't delay in registering if you would like to participate! See the newsletter for details. No art experience necessary. Thanks to the Wolf-Kuhn Foundation for making this program possible.


Concerned About Issues? Are you worried about the lack of funding for people with disabilities in the state budget? Do you have concerns about competitive employment because of a disability? Are you worried about services following high school? Contact The Arc of Blair County to discuss your individual situation. We have over 60 years of advocacy experience. Resources on a variety of topics are available













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