The Arc Day Programs serve a number of individuals with special needs by providing additional supports and a smaller staff to consumer ration. The majority of individual consumers with special needs receive additional support within the center and are integrated into that locations activities and groups.
The Garvin Special Needs Center is a new component of The Arc’s Adult Training Services. This program is designed to meet the needs of a diverse group of consumers who are medically frail or who need specialized attention. This support enables each consumer to become involved in individualized activities including trips, outdoor experiences and other projects designed to help each person become as independent as possible.