Vehicle Donation Program – Benefit The Arc of Northwest Wayne County

The Arc's Car Donation Program The Arc's car donation program supports our efforts in ensuring that people with disabilities enjoy full participation in the community and are granted the same respect, equality, and security as every member of society. How to Donate The Arc accepts cars, vans, trucks, boats with a trailer, and recreational vehicles seven [...]

By | October 17th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

“Possibilities” Video Series – Developmental Disabilities Institute

The Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute's (MI-DDI) award winning Possibilities series of videos focuses on the lives and accomplishments of individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.  Each 4-7 minute video highlights the journeys of different individuals, along with their family and friends, and illustrates the lives possible for all people as they mature, become independent, and pursue their life's [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

October 2017 Events

October 12 - After I'm Gone session, "Supporting People in Decision Making". Attorney Roxanne Chang will discuss the various options for supporting people in making important decisions, such as Power of Attorney, Representative Payee Status, and Special Needs Trusts. October 26 - After I'm Gone session, "Beyond Group Homes". Speakers Michelle Driscoll and Christy Courtney [...]

By | September 29th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

The Importance of Belonging with David Pitonyak

The Importance of Belonging with David Pitonyak Thursday, October 12, 2017 9am - 3pm Wayne Tree Manor 35100 Van Born Road Wayne, MI 48184 Learn more about David Pitonyak and the work he does at To RSVP to this local event log onto or call 734-722-4595    

By | August 30th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

September 2017 Events

September 14 -  CLS Fundraiser "Evening with Friends" Tiffany M. Devon-CLS Public Relations Director 35425 Michigan Ave. West/Wayne, MI  48184 734.722.7185 / September 14, 2017 -  After I'm Gone - "How to Get What You Want Out of Life". September 28, 2017 -  After I'm Gone - "Social Security & Dept. of Health and Human [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

“Impacting 300,000 Vulnerable Citizens” ~ Tom Watkins

Should our elected leaders decide to the begin the process to “Profitize” the public mental health system? Will the decision to move in this direction, even on a “pilot” basis be good public policy, serve the taxpayers and persons in need of mental health and substance use service well? Advocates, parents and consumers who depend [...]

By | June 2nd, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Summer 2017 Events

June 7 - "Evaluation and Eligibility" w/Sandee Koski. FREE  12pm - 2pm. sign-in and light lunch at 11:30am. Children Specialty Center, Rooms 2004/2005, 3950 Beaubien, Detroit, 48201. RSVP by 6-1-17. Call Barbara Wright at 313-557-8780 or online at June 12 - Board Meeting @ The Arc NW office.  Note change of date. 6:00pm. June [...]

By | May 31st, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments