Mission: The arc baltimore provides advocacy and high quality, life-changing support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.
Programs: Our employment services division provides on-site job coaching, training and ongoing support to more than 500 supported workers with jobs at baltimore companies. These employees are both independently placed as well as in supervised crews working in areas such as janitorial and landscape, hotel housekeeping, and other assembling or packing projects. In addition, our five day/employment centers provide nearly 500 people an opportunity for growth through a combination of work, volunteer and leisure opportunities within their respective communities.
our community living division enables adults to live in homes and communities of their own choosing through a continuum of community-based services that maximizes growth and independence. The individuals are contributing and engaged members of their neighborhood. 284 adults are served in 149 homes or apartments of their choosing.
our outreach and family services division supports over 5000 children and adults and their families through treatment foster care, respite care, in-home family supports and training, parent training programs, seminars & support groups, recreational and summer camp opportunities, special education advocacy and an information and referral hotline.