The Arc advocates for and serves people with I/DD, including Down syndrome, autism, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders, cerebral palsy and other diagnoses. The Arc has a network of 700 chapters across the country promoting and protecting the human rights of people with I/DD and actively supporting their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes and without regard to diagnosis.

The Arc is not an acronym; always refer to us as The Arc, not The ARC and never ARC. The Arc should be considered as a title or a phrase.
2016-07-31 10:09 am    0 comments    Events
The Arc of Northeast Mississippi Is Having A Special Back To School Meeting   When: August 10, 2016 Where: Internet Cafe, 499 Gloster Creek, Tupelo, MS 38801 (Inside the Gloster Creek Village Mall, Food Court) Time: 3 PM to 4:30 PM Featured Speaker: Leslie Junkin, MSPTI - Mississippi Parent Training and Information Come and join us for a special back to school...
2016-04-21 4:31 pm    0 comments    News
We are selling raffle tickets to help support The Arc of Northeast Mississippi. The drawing will be held at the Picnic in the Park with Arc on May 21st, 2016. We will announce the winners at noon. Winners need not be present to win. Ticket Prices: $1.00 per ticket or $5.00 for 6 tickets 1st Place: Original Painting by William Heard 2nd Place: Kevin Orr Original Painting 3rd...
2016-04-12 8:46 am    0 comments    Events
Be sure to attend the upcoming Arc of Northeast MS meeting. It will be held on Wednesday April 20, 2016 from 3pm - 4:30pm. The main topic of the meeting will be Knowing Your Parental Rights. The guest speaker will be Leslie Junkin, MSPTI (Mississppi Parent and Training and Information). We will also discuss conference arrangements. Meeting will be held at the Internet Cafe, Gloster...
2016-04-07 12:26 pm    0 comments    Events
Picnic in the Park with Arc. Fun, food, games, and prizes for all.  When: Saturday May 21st 10am -  2pm Where: Owen Dunn Museum Ballard Park.  Featuring live music, petting zoo, pony rides, children's games, arts and crafts, train rides, wheelchair race, fishing, exhibits, and much more!  Disability awareness outreach for the entire community.  For...
2016-03-24 11:45 pm    0 comments    Events
Special Needs Fishing Rodeo on Saturday April 9th, 2016 at Veterans Park in Tupelo, MS. Registration will start at 8:00 a.m. Fishing will be from 9:00 a.m until 12:00 p.m. Please bring your own bait, tackle, and lawn chairs. There will be prizes given for tagged fish. Lot's of FREE FAMILY FUN! Free lunch for participants Sponsored by Bishop's BBQ Grill and...