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.

PACK THE BUS TO ADVOCATE FOR DD RIGHTS

January 21, 2020

We’re heading to Richmond on January 21st to advocate for Disability rights – join us! The bus is free, seating is limited, so call to reserve your seat as soon as possible: Chris Cadwallader 540-239-4911 or cadwallader01@comcast.net. The bus departs 6am, returns 6pm, January 21, 2020. View flyer.

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