Join us for the Annual Cookies & Caroling Party! December 8, 4-6pm at Blacksburg Christain Church. Download flyer.

The Arc of the New River Valley

A Life Like Yours

WHO WE ARE

The Arc is the nation’s leading advocacy and service organization for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

The Arc of the New River Valley is a local chapter of The Arc of Virginia and The Arc of the United States. The Arc of the New River Valley serves the counties of Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, Pulaski and the City of Radford, Virginia. Read our 2020 Legislative Agenda.

Meet our all-volunteer board.

OUR MISSION

We advocate for the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, inform and educate the community about issues affecting people with disabilities and their families, advocate for full participation in community life, and facilitate opportunities for social connections and relationships.

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”

– MAHATMA GANDHI
George Rogers and a volunteer smile for the camera at the bowling alley

UPCOMING EVENTS

Join us as we celebrate, educate, and advocate!

See the full events calendar on our Facebook page.

ANNUAL COOKIE & CAROLING PARTY

December 8, 2019

It’s time again for the Arc of the New River Valley’s annual Christmas celebration with homemade cookies and holiday songs! Join us with singer/songwriter Leslie Brooks December 8, 4-6pm at the Blacksburg Christian Church, 240 Watson St, Blacksburg, VA 24060. Download the flyer.

DONATE

Support our work by becoming a member or making a one-time donation.

Become a member of the Arc of the New River Valley
Donate $100 one-time
DONATE NOW

$100 one-time

Donate now any amount you wish
DONATE NOW

$ Any amount

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

SIGN UP TO OUR MAILING LIST
Sign Up

This is a great way to get involved – join us in our advocacy efforts, come celebrate with us, and follow the progress of disability rights in the New River Valley, Virginia, and nationwide!

CONTACT US

The Arc of the New River Valley

“We envision people with disabilities leading full, rich lives as active, contributing members of their communities.”