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JOB POSTING (2) – Executive Director, The Arc of Northwest Wayne County

The Arc of Northwest Wayne County, Michigan, is a non-profit organization with a progressive mission of advocacy and support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. We are currently seeking someone to fill the role of Executive Director. The position is full-time, with a salary range of 50 – 100K commensurate with [...]

By | February 19th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

Important Information for all Providers, Practitioners and MCPNs – DWMHA

Please see the above notification regarding the availability of materials, information and tools for you, your team and members on DWMHA’s website, www.dwmha.com. On the website, you can access the latest Provider Manual, Member Handbook, printable and online Provider Directory, and much more.  Also included, is the statement of Members’ Rights and Responsibilities. It is copied [...]

By | February 19th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

Support The Arc NW by Using AmazonSmile

The Arc of Northwest Wayne County has an AmazonSmile account. If you are already an avid Amazon shopper you can sign up to have 0.5% of your total purchase amount donated to The Arc NW. All you need to do is set The "Arc of Northwest Wayne County" as your charitable organization of choice. Every [...]

By | February 15th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

Potential School Closure/Event Cancellation

*** ATTENTION *** UPDATE - The Just Fun Club Valentines Day Dance has been cancelled. A snow storm predicted for this Friday will potentially force a school closure that will affect the Just Fun Club's Valentines Day Dance. JFC events are cancelled when the school district hosting the event is closed. This Friday, February 9th, [...]

By | February 7th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

JOB POSTING – Executive Director, The Arc of Northwest Wayne County

The Arc of Northwest Wayne County, Michigan, is a non-profit organization with a progressive mission of advocacy and support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. We are currently seeking someone to fill the role of Executive Director. The position is full-time, with a salary range of 50 – 100K commensurate with [...]

By | January 9th, 2018|News & Events|Comments Off on JOB POSTING – Executive Director, The Arc of Northwest Wayne County

Important Info for Tax Season – 2018 Tax Guide

  The complete 2018 edition of the Tax Guide by Tom Kendziorski, Esq., the Executive Director of The Oakland County Arc, is here! This Tax Guide is intended specifically to assist people with disabilities and families with disabled family members in understanding and preparing their taxes. Also, note the above information concerning the taxable status [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|News & Events|Comments Off on Important Info for Tax Season – 2018 Tax Guide

NPR Series on Abuse of People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

At a moment of reckoning in the United States about sexual harassment and sexual assault, a yearlong NPR investigation finds that there's little recognition of a group of Americans that is one of the most at risk: adults with intellectual disabilities. The series starts on Monday, January 8th and runs through Thursday, January 18th. There [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|News & Events|Comments Off on NPR Series on Abuse of People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities