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The Arc of Dauphin County is holding its annual fundraiser, ARCtoberfest, sponsored by HARSCO. October 16th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Antique Auto Museum in Hershey. Ticket price includes, Hors D'oeuvres, cocktails, self guided tour of the museum and a silent auction. This event benefits The Arc... Read more

United Way Day of Caring at The Arc of Dauphin County

Today a team from Dental Health Services volunteered their time to help The Arc of Dauphin County. They did an amazing job landscaping our two buildings. Read more

Lunch n Learn Training - Bullying Prevention

Bullying Prevention Everyone’s Responsibility: What Parents Can Do The workshop is divided into four sections: 1. Dynamics of Bullying 2. What Parents Can Do: Action Steps for Parents Action Steps for Parents and Child 3. Parents of Children with Disabilities 4. Want to Help Read more

Camp Counselor Part Time Opportunity

1. Minimum of High School diploma and experience working with persons with Intellectual disabilities. 2. Must be 18 years of age or older. 3. Excellent written and oral communication skills are required. 4. Meet clearances for FBI, child abuse and criminal history. 5. Must have reliable... Read more

Positive Behavioral Support Consultant Opening

The purpose of this service is to assist individuals in achieving their goals and improving their quality of life. This will occur by providing strategies of behavioral support based on an assessment. Training will be provided to individuals, staff, parents and caretakers. Services are required to... Read more


The Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council, and the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University need your input about the issues that matter most to Pennsylvanians with disabilities and their families. How can we improve supports,... Read more

The Governor's Office and The Arc of PA Art Contest

From The Arc of Pennsylvania: In April, First Lady Susan Corbett announced the statewide art contest entitled 'Art: The Universal Language' − a partnership between The Arc of Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. The deadline for submitting an entry is... Read more
Enders insurance

The Arc of Dauphin County raises $8100 from Highmark Walk

May 17th was the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community and what a beautiful day we had! A huge thank you goes out to Enders and KHB Insurance for raising $2645 for us. Thank you Super Six Super Stars, Greg Aktion in Action, Ryan's Team, The Arc Angels, Team Harwood, Team Eckenrode and all the other... Read more

AT&T Holds a Bake Sale to Benefit The Arc of Dauphin County

April is Autism Awareness Month and AT&T's Harrisburg location held a two day bake sale. They raised $500 and donated the money to us! They also made an Autism Awareness puzzle piece to present along with the donation. Thank you AT&T! We will proudly display it. Read more
Family Fun Day Grilling

Family Fun Day 2014

Fun was had by all on Sunday July 27th at the Sertoma Center. There was plenty of food, volleyball, swimming, bean bag toss and face painting. Hope to see you next year. Stay tuned for the 2015 date. Read more