Mission: To advocate for human rights, personal dignity and community participation of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, through legislative and social action, information and education, and local chapter support and family involvement.
Programs: The arc of ohio develops training and accompanying materials designed specifically for individuals and their families on the topic of choice. The agency also operates as an advocate for adult and children services for persons with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.
The Arc of Ohio is truly an advocacy organization for people with disabilities. It's long history of being "the voice for people with disabilities" is demonstrated by the respect the Ohio Legislature has for the family friendly organization. The Arc of Ohio is nationally known for its being the true advocate and educates Ohio's general population about the wonderful citizens who just happen to have a label.