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Lunch N Learn Training

USING POSITIVE BEHAVIOR SUPPORT TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE Presented by Jeanne Potak-Knowlton Tuesday, Oct 21st 11:30-1:00 The Arc’s Harsco Center 2569 Walnut St. Harrisburg, PA 17103 If you’re like most of us, you feel frustrated and defeated when confronted with an individual with challenging... Read more

Zumba Classes Offered

Zumba For Individuals with Special Needs ,kids, families or beginners When: 1st and 3rd Saturday’s of the month (starts in Oct 2014) 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m Where: Hummelstown PA @ Anne B Nye elementary School 200 s John street 17036 What to bring: A donation if your not an individual with... 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

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 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

Summer 2014 Swim Club!

Place: The Arc’s Sertoma Center 6200 Parkway East Harrisburg, PA 17112 Dates: Fridays from June 20, 2014 To August 15, 2014 Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Cost: $5.00/Person Come out and cool off on those hot summer Fridays! Visit the Snack Shack for refreshments.... Read more