Mission Statement

The mission of The Arc of Rensselaer County is to advocate for the rights and safety of individuals of all ages who have an intellectual disability and/or a developmental disability or delay.

The Arc is a source of support, specialized knowledge, and available resources in assisting individuals and their families to meet their needs and goals.

The Arc works to influence societal attitudes and governmental policy so that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities will have access to the services, assistance, and opportunities they need for personal growth and development, and participation in the community.

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Employment Opportunities

The Arc of Rensselaer County is looking for dedicated professionals in several areas of our agency. We are looking for individuals who have the passion and drive to support individuals with disabilities in achieving their desires and goals.

To view our current openings, visit our page on Capital Area Help Wanted or apply now online at renarc.ninjagig.com.

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Latest News


  • An Evening on the Lake

    The Arc of Rensselaer County presents
    An Evening on the Lake

    Honorary Chair: President of HVCC Drew Matonak

    Wednesday, June 28, 2017 6-9pm
    Old Daley on Crooked Lake, Averill Park

    Contact Information Rianna Daniels- Communications and Development Coordinator This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 518-274-3110 *3028

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Programs and Services

The Arc of Rensselaer County has developed a rich array of services to improve the quality of life for individuals with disabilities. Now, most of our supports are provided in integrated, small settings.

Our supports and services are structured into three major areas: Career & Employment, Family & Community, and Adult Supports.

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We Want Your Feedback...

The Arc of Rensselaer County asks for your feedback on our services and supports. If you are a person receiving our supports, or a family member, we ask that you take a couple of minutes and respond to the survey link. All comments are kept confidential, and our intentions are only to improve the work we do. We thank-you in advance for support of our agency and your interest in completing this survey.

Click here to take the survey.

Compliance Notice

If you want to report any situation that you think represents Medicaid fraud within the agency, please call the Corporate Compliance Hot Line at 518-687-1395

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