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  The United Arc
294 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376

local_phone Call Us: (413) 774-5558

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I choose not to place "DIS" in my ability.
-- Robert M. Hensel

Activities (click for details)

  • Futures & Financial PlanningFeb 21st

    Presented by: Kim Pisinski, Esq
    361 Main Street, Athol, MA
    Feb 21st: 8:00pm

    Planning for Positive Futures, Legal & Financial Solutions, Consults & Ideas.

    Come join us for an evening of financial planning for your loved one's future!

    Activity Flier
  • Music for The United Arc, IncThurs, Feb 28

    The Rendezvous
    78 3rd St, Turners Falls, MA
    Feb 28th: 8:00pm

    A benefit concert for the individuals and families The United Arc serves

    Activity Flier
  • Turners February Fun DayMon, Feb. 18th

    The United Arc
    294 Ave A, Turners Falls, MA
    Feb 18th: 10:00 - 2:00pm

    Come join us for a fun filled day!

    RSVP by Feb. 13th!

    Arts and crafts

    Carnival Games

    Photo booth

    Clown appearances

    If you have any questions please contact Nick or Sarah at (413) 774/5558 x1004, or nickestrada@unitedarc.org sarahmarshall@unitedarc.org

    Activity Flier
  • Athol February Fun DayWed, Feb. 20th

    The United Arc
    361 Main Street Athol, MA
    Feb 20th: 10:00 - 2:00pm

    Come join us for a fun filled day!

    RSVP by Feb. 13th

    Arts and crafts

    Carnival Games

    Photo booth

    Clown appearances

    If you have any questions please contact Nick or Sarah at (413) 774/5558 x1004, or nickestrada@unitedarc.org sarahmarshall@unitedarc.org

    Activity Flier
  • Creative Adventures ClubFeb 14th & 28th

    The United Arc
    361 Main Street Athol, MA
    Feb 14th & 28th: 6:00 - 8:00pm

    Valentine's Day Dinner on Feb. 14th

    Painting and Music on Feb. 28th

    If you have any questions please contact Nick or Sarah at (413) 774/5558 x1004, or nickestrada@unitedarc.org sarahmarshall@unitedarc.org

    Activity Flier
  • Coffee and ConversationFriday, Feb 22, 2019

    The United Arc
    294 Ave A, Turners Falls, MA
    February 22nd, 8:30 - 10:00 am

    Join us for a conversation about inclusion, choice, and independence with your representatives.

    Featuring stories of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and advocates.

    RSVP to Kristina Tams by Feb 1st, 2019 (413) 774-5558 x1058

    Activity Flier
  • FC Caregivers GroupEvery 3rd Thursday

    The United Arc
    294 Avenue A, Turners Falls, MA
    No December Meeting. Resuming January 17th

    Caregivers Gather to Share Resources ~ Ideas and Conversation

    Come join the conversation! Light Refreshments will be provided

    Activity Flier
  • NQ Caregivers' Resource GroupEvery 2nd Monday, 3rd Thursday

    361 Main Street, Athol
    Every 2nd Monday, 3rd Thursday
    The United Arc

    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.

    No RSVP is required, but it is helpful for planning purposes. RSVP's can be made to Karon Parker at (413) 774-5558 ext.1047

    Activity Flier
  • 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, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    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 ClubFeb 6th, 6:30-8:30

    Jericho Valentine's Dance
    Castle of the Knights
    1599 Memorial Drive, Chicopee 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 or Sarah Marshall: sarahmarshall@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 or Sarah Marshall: sarahmarshall@unitedarc.org for more info!

    Activity Flier
  • North Quabbin FriendsSaturdays

    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.

    Contact Nick Estrada: nickestrada@unitedarc.org or Sarah Marshall: sarahmarshall@unitedarc.org for more info!

    Activity Flier
  • Support for Grandfamilies

    Support Group for
    grandfamilies in
    our local communities

    Support groups for grandfamily 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.