The Arc Blog

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Who knew Britney Spears would be the one to start a revolution?

Recently we highlighted the #FreeBritney movement and how it neglects the stories of people with disabilities. Since writing that post,

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COVID-19 vaccinations approved for children ages 5-11

Recently the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 for children ages 5 to 11 years old.

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The Arc Minnesota Announces New Board of Directors Co-Chairs

St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 25, 2021—The Arc Minnesota is honored to announce the election of Stan Alleyne and Nate Scott

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COVID-19 Vaccine for Youth with Disabilities: Information for Caregivers (Multiple Languages)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone 12 years and older get a COVID-19 vaccination. People with

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Changing the Landscape of Home and Community Based Services

Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) include a broad range of supports for people who have disabilities. The goal is that

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#FreeBritney: The Politics of Disability and Choice

#FreeBritney—the hashtag that everyone is using right now. Britney Spears, a singer equally famous for her singing as for her

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New at The Arc: The Help Desk is now available!

Our new Help Desk is now available!  People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) and their families have always been able to call

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3 Things to Know about Minnesota’s COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Expansion

Minnesotans from every corner of our state have banded together with us in our ongoing efforts to protect Minnesotans at

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Volunteer Appreciation Month—we appreciate you! 

April is Volunteer Appreciation Month, and we wanted to take a moment to honor and appreciate the 2,800 people who volunteered with

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The Arc Minnesota celebrates 70 years!

The first national convention of The Arc US was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota on September 30, 1950. Parents of children

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Potpourri Conference: Breakout Session A

The 2020 Potpourri Conference is an online training for parents and childcare, social work, and education professionals. For more information,

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Potpourri Conference: Breakout Session B

The 2020 Potpourri Conference is an online training for parents and childcare, social work, and education professionals. For more information,

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