Enriching the lives of people with developmental disabilities in Franklin and Hamilton Counties,
and the communities of Lake Placid, Wilmington, Bloomingdale and Piercefield.
Welcome to The Adirondack Arc
The Adirondack Arc's stated mission is to provide opportunities to people with developmental disabilities to live a full and meaningful life through improved support in the areas of education, personal development, home life, productive employment, community involvement, and recreation. This means that there are many areas where we will be offering our assistance to you, ensuring that all aspects of a family's or individual's life is as satisfying as possible.
All people are treated with equality, dignity and respect..
The Adirondack Arc embraces the following values:
- Dignity and Worth
- Legal and Human Rights
- Self-Determination and Choice
- Community Settings
- Social Capital
- Community Partnerships
- Shared Leadership
- Continuous Learning
- Open Communication
- Continuous Improvement
The Adirondack Arc continues to be a leader in providing supportive home environments to people with developmental disabilities. Through the Arc, people are able to live in comfortable houses and apartments and are encouraged to become active members of their community. All of the residences the Adirondack Arc has supported the development of in the past fifteen years have been for a maximum of three people. In most cases, people choose who they want to live with.
The Adirondack Arc
12 Mohawk Street · Tupper Lake, NY 12986 · Phone: 518-359-3351 · www.adirondackarc.org