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  The United Arc
294 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376

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There is a plan and a purpose, a value to every life, no matter what its location, age, gender or disability.
-- Sharron Angle

Activities (click for details)

  • FC Caregivers GroupEvery 3rd Thursday

    The United Arc
    294 Avenue A, Turners Falls, MA
    Every 3rd Thursday, 5:30-7:00pm

    Caregivers Gather to Share Resources ~ Ideas and Conversation

    Come join the conversation! Light Refreshments will be provided

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  • NQ Caregivers' Resource GroupEvery 3rd Thursday

    361 Main Street, Athol
    Every 3rd Thursday
    10:00-12:00pm & 6:00-7:30pm

    Come socialize with other caregivers and help support each other through all of the ins and outs of being a caregiver or parent to a person with intellectual or developmental disabilities. Join us to discuss ideas and gain valuable resources.

    We added a daytime meeting to accommodate those who may want an additional meeting time or who cannot make it during the evening. You may join us for one or both monthly sessions! Refreshments will be provided.

    No RSVP is required, but it is helpful for planning purposes. RSVP's can be made to Karon Parker at (978)249-4052 ext.1047

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  • Pioneer ClubEvery Thursday

    Self Advocacy Group
    294 Avenue A, Turners Falls
    Thursdays, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    The Pioneer Club offers peer support, leadership development, social events and learning opportunities for adults with intellectual or other developmental disabilities.

    Activity Flier
  • Frontier ClubEvery Tuesday

    Self Advocacy Group
    361 Main Street, Athol
    Tuesdays, 5:45pm - 7:30pm

    The Frontier Club offers peer support, leadership development, social events and learning opportunities for adults with intellectual or other developmental disabilities.

    Activity Flier
  • Friends in Common Fine Arts Club Every Wednesday

    October 3rd & 17th
    November 7th & 21st
    294 Ave. A, Turners Falls, MA

    Friends in Common offers peer support, leadership development, social events and learning opportunities for teens and young adults with intellectual or other developmental disabilities in the Franklin area.

    Contact Nick Estrada: nickestrada@unitedarc.org for more info!

    Activity Flier
  • Friends in CommonView Calendar

    Friends in Common
    The United Arc
    Turners Falls, MA 01376

    Friends in Common offers peer support, leadership development, social events and learning opportunities for teens and young adults with intellectual or other developmental disabilities in the Franklin area.

    Contact Nick Estrada: nickestrada@unitedarc.org for more info!

    Activity Flier
  • NQF Adventure ClubEvery other Thursday

    Every other Thursday in October & November
    361 Main Street, Athol, MA
    6:00 - 8:00pm

    Time for Adventure!

    Join us for fun, adventures, games & more!

    Contact Nick Estrada: nickestrada@unitedarc.org or 413-824-5176

    Activity Flier
  • North Quabbin Friends

    Events every week in
    the North Quabbin area
    Take a look at our calendar!

    North Quabbin Friends offers peer support, leadership development, social events and learning opportunities for teens and young adults with intellectual or other developmental disabilities in the Franklin area.

    Activity Flier
  • Support for Grand Families

    Support Group for
    grandfamilies in
    our local communities

    Support groups for grand family caregivers (caring for children of other family members). Caregivers are welcome to come on a regular basis or stop by when you can.

    General Calendar

Valuing, respecting, including and recognizing the contributions of our citizens with disabilities.