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    Please call 518-274-3110 ext. 3028 if you have any questions.

    Testimonials and Success Stories

    I like to work with the ARC because we treat people like people. We reach for the stars but also remember there that the ground still exists. We have dreamers, visionaries, revolutionaries and natural born leader who are all under the same umbrella. It’s a wonderful place to work and a wonderful place to meet all these awesome people. I honestly believe we are the best in the world at what we do and I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else.

    –Chad Roose, Direct Service Manager
    The Arc of Rensselaer County

    Our Mission


    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.

    The Arc of Rensselaer County
    79 102nd Street, Troy, NY 12180-1125
    (518) 274-3110

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