The Arc Rapides is the premier provider of supports and services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and has a demonstrable record of success in achieving the outcomes people want for their lives.
We believe that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are entitled to the rights afforded every American and that they demand to be included and participate as full members of the community. Our chapters are vital in providing the supports and services crucial to achieving these goals.
Supports and services offered by The Arc Rapides:
- Information and referral services
- Individual advocacy to address education, employment, health care and other concerns
- Self-advocacy initiatives
- Residential support
- Family support
- Employment programs
- Leisure and recreational programs
The Arc Rapides offers supports and services that are personalized to meet the needs of the individual and encompass all stages of life.