Arc Foundation Offers $6,000 in Scholarships

For the 26th year, The Arc of Livingston-Wyoming Foundation will grant two student scholarships, valued at up to $2,000 each, to graduating high school seniors from the Livingston-Wyoming County area. In addition to those scholarships, the Foundation will award a $2,000 Continuing Education Scholarship to a working teacher to assist with his or her certification, […]

On the Rise: Bert & Walter’s Excellent Abbey Adventure

  The smell of freshly baked bread is one of the most iconic scents of the holidays, immediately bringing to mind thoughts of prosperity and goodwill.   Few people are more familiar with its uplifting aroma than Bert Provorse and Walter Montague, who became bakers by chance through a unique partnership between the area’s largest […]

Get the October 2018 Parchment Newsletter

The October 2018 edition of The Parchment newsletter is online.  Download it here.   Contents Walk This Way: A Mile in Steven Parker’s Shoes Message from the Board President Comments from the Executive Director Kim Fockler: You Meet the Most Talented People at The Arc Photo Page Event Highlights Remembering Margaret with KidStart Sensory Garden […]

Now Hiring for Bus Driver Jobs

The Arc is Hiring! Check out this 30-second clip to learn how to get on board with a career as an Arc Bus Driver!  Jobs are open now.   Apply at 658-2828 or 5 East State Street in Mount Morris.   More about Arc Transportation

Get the July 2018 Parchment Newsletter

The July 2018 edition of The Parchment newsletter is online.  Download it here.   Contents Seven Honored at Annual Dinner Familiar Faces, New Roles (Service Coordination Update) Message from the President From the Executive Director Tetamore Earns Foundation Hero Award Picture Page Almeter Earns Community Partnership Award Honoring a True Friend, Fred Yates The Time […]

VIDEO: Arc Idol Contestants Wow Audiences

Arc Idol Night 1 Arc Idol Night 2 The Arc of Livingston-Wyoming’s got talent — and it was on display at Theatre 101 in Mount Morris for the annual Arc Idol singing competition.  Twelve individuals competed over two nights this April, wowing the standing-room-only crowds.  Check out their performances in these two videos.

CAST Dragonfly Featured at State Conference

Representatives of our Comfort and Support Team (CAST) recently presented at the 2018 New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation Conference.  They spoke about our model for proactive, holistic, person-centered care to support successful aging in place.   CAST Dragonfly The model begins with the implementation of the CAST Dragonfly social support group for aging […]

VIDEO: Changes Explained, Questions Answered at Arc Town Hall Meeting

Services for families and individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities are about to change in ways that we have not seen in more than 40 years.  In this video, Arc of Livingston-Wyoming Executive Director Martin Miskell and Board President Cheryl Englert discuss our agency in the context of those changes at a Town Hall Meeting […]