The Arc provides a wide variety of programs to help meet the needs of the people we serve. Each year, we provide programs and services to more than 1,500 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, in the Lehigh Valley.
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Behavioral Health Support for Children and Families During COVID-19
- When: Jun 09, 2020 at 6:00 pm
- Where: Webinar via Zoom
Kristen, Scalise, LCSW
Navigating special education during COVID-19 is challenging! How do families address their child’s behavioral needs? What options are available for receiving behavioral health support during the pandemic? This webinar will review:
- Changes within IBHS/BHRS during Covid-19
- Operations of behavioral health via telemedicine
- Family support & building relationships with your providers
- How to handle concerns related to services
For more information, click here to view the flyer.
For instructions on how to use Zoom: Click here for English, and here for Spanish.
Following the presentation, there will be time for Q&A. Please submit your questions when you register – this will help guide the presenter in her remarks!
You MUST register to be admitted to this free training! Limit 100.
To register, please complete this form.
Questions? Please contact Jessica McKenty at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-849-8076 ext. 330
The Ride to Inclusion & Beyond Event
- When: Jun 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm
THIS EVENT RUNS MAY 15TH TO JUNE 15TH! See the registration website for full details.
*Register by 3pm on Friday, May 15th and the first 100 people will be sent an exclusive link to kick-off their ride virtually with Mandy! As you ride your first 5 miles, you may ask Mandy questions and win prizes! CLICK HERE TO JOIN.
The Arc of Lehigh & Northampton Counties is excited to present an amazing community event - The Ride to Inclusion & Beyond! Featuring 18-time National Cycling Champion Mandy Marquardt! This unique event will take place virtually to comply with social distancing recommendations while encouraging as much flexibility, fundraising, fitness and indoor or outdoor fun as possible!
The COVID-19 pandemic has been challenging for all of us. We are thrilled to The 2020 Ride to Inclusion & Beyond encourages the community to come together and get out (or in!) and moving to support inclusion! By riding, either independently or with a socially distant/virtual team, every pedal forward is pushing you and our organization closer to achieving our mission of full inclusion for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities!
HOW TO JOIN: Registration is FREE but we are challenging each participant to fundraise at least $100.00 by encouraging your friends, family, and colleagues to contribute to your race!
1) Visit: bit.ly/RidetoInclusion
2) Click "Sign-Up"
3) Choose to participate as a solo rider, or as part of a Family, Friends, or Corporate Team.
4) Follow the prompts to complete your registration(s)!
Click here to view the event flyer and share with your family & friends!
Questions? Contact Mitch Lenett at: email@example.com.
14th Annual Celebration Luncheon
- When: Sep 22, 2020 at 11:30 am
- Where: The Lehigh Valley Hotel (formerly Best Western) 300 Gateway Drive (Routes 512 & 22) Bethlehem, PA 18017
- Attire: Business Casual
- Tickets: $18.00 per person. Processing feeds do apply. No refunds available.
Host: Intellectual Disability Awareness Steering Committee of Lehigh & Northampton Counties
*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Intellectual Disability Awareness Steering Committee postponed this event to TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2020. If you bought your ticket prior to 3/19/2020, your purchase will be applied to the rescheduled date. If you have any questions, please contact Bob Madden at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-849-8076.
This event was developed to recognize March as Intellectual Disabilities Month in Pennsylvania. Just about every day, individuals with intellectual disabilities accomplish amazing things, and this is our chance to honor their achievements! Individual awards for achievements are given to one person from Lehigh County and one person from Northampton County.
To register, please complete the EventBrite registration.
Questions? Please contact Bob Madden at email@example.com or 610-849-8076 ext. 317