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Information, resources, supports and services for those caring for a loved one experiencing an intellectual and/or developmental disability.

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Information, resources, supports and services for those experiencing an intellectual and/or developmental disability.

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Information, resources, supports and services for those in the community looking to support The Arc.

The Arc of the Capital Area, a nonprofit organization, is committed to empowering Central Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families through compassionate case management and innovative programs.

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Ways to Get Involved

Sign the Coleman
Institute Declaration

The Declaration of the Rights of People with Cognitive Disabilities to Technology and Information Access (called “the Declaration”) is a list of reasons why people with cognitive disabilities, including intellectual and developmental disabilities, deserve to have access to computers, internet, and other information and communication technology.

Volunteer with
Your Group

The Arc of the Capital Area has one-time volunteer opportunities for community, school, companies and other groups. Group volunteering occurs in our post-secondary program which includes courses in art, health and wellness, gardening and career education.

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the Gallery

In The Arc’s Art Education Program, clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) explore artistic mediums and create artwork that is professionally shown and sold at art shows, local businesses, and online.

News & Press

Ants on a Log

January 27, 2021

Ants on a Log NUTRITION! We hear how important nutrition is in our everyday lives, but there are so many factors, and sometimes it can be so hard to start. […]

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The Arc on Social Media

Spring is in the air and Love is in The Arc- it's time to refresh and rejuvenate our accessibility gardens for our incredible students with IDD! 🌤️As the season blooms, so does our commitment to creating inclusive spaces. We're calling on our community to lend a hand in cleaning up and rebuilding our beautiful accessibility gardens across all three campuses. Whether you have a green thumb or just a willingness to help, there's a place for you! Pick a garden to support or drop off gardening tools at your nearest campus. Every contribution counts towards creating an enriching environment for our students. 🌱Let's embrace the spirit of spring and nurture spaces where everyone can thrive. 🌻Reach out to learn more about how you can get involved! ow.ly/PHay50QAqkI#Arcaustin #friyayatthearc #gardenmakeover #volunteertoday #nonprofit #atx #loveisinthearc #SpringIntoAction #inclusivegardens #communitysupport ... See MoreSee Less
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Exciting News! 🌟 The Arc of the Capital Area has been selected as an Amplified nonprofit organization with The Paramount Austin Theatre! 🎉To commemorate this wonderful opportunity, our team and talented artists gathered at the stunning theatre for a quick photo op, showcasing The Arc live on Congress Ave! Check out just how excited we are in these amazing photos! 📸We're thrilled about this collaboration and are incredibly grateful for the support. Join us as we gear up for Amplify Austin on March 6th and 7th! Your support during this event means the world to us and helps us continue our mission of inclusion and empowerment.Let's make waves together and amplify our impact in the community! 🧡#Arcaustin #ThankfulThursday #iddempowerment #amplifyinclusion #AmplifyAustin #theArc #communitysupport #nonprofitaustin ... See MoreSee Less
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DID YOU KNOW 💡 Today is National Love Your Pet Day! 🐾 #loveisinthearc today as we celebrate our furry friends, especially the Divine Canines Therapy Group doggos who bring endless joy to our Arc Artists! These precious pups wag their tails and fill our hearts with warmth every time they visit. Let's cherish the unconditional love and comfort they bring into our lives. 🐕💕Share a paw-sitive moment with your beloved pets in the comments today! 🐶✨ #Arcaustin #ArcArtists #loveisinthearc #LoveYourPetDay #therapydogs #divinecanine #arccommunity ... See MoreSee Less
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We envision a future in which people with intellectual and developmental disabilities have the same opportunities as others to pursue full and productive lives.

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