Next in our series of 2012 Changemaker Nominations suggested by a chocolate lover!
Congratulations to The Arc New London County: thearcnlc.org
Here’s what Jon has to say about this fearless organization:
“The New London County is a non profit that provides individualized supports, services, and advocacy to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities to help facilitate their full participation and inclusion in the communities of Southeastern Connecticut. The New London Arc has provided these services for 60 years.”
A little more info:
“The Arc New London County is a non-profit organization founded in 1952 by families looking for opportunities for their children. The Arc today serves over 550 individuals of all ages, offering advocacy, employment opportunities, life skills training, recreation, residences and person-centered, community based services.
Vision: People with intellectual and developmental disabilities supported by The Arc New London County are full participating members of their communities.”