National and State Conference on the Horizon

Representatives from The Arc of Jefferson County will be attending these conferences to learn more about advocating and caring for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. National Conference will be held October 3-5 in Indianapolis…

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Our Next Community Shred Day is March 28!

The Arc of Jefferson County’s RecyclABILITY program has partnered with Crestway Baptist Church to offer its next community Shred Day. The event will be Saturday, March 28 from 10:00am – 2:00pm at the church, located at 6400 Crestwood…

The Arc CEO Wins National Award

Leaders at the National Convention of The Arc of The United States recently honored The Arc of Jefferson County President and CEO Chris B. Stewart, CPA, CGMA, with the “Rising Star Award.”  The award was…

THE BIG MOVE: The Arc moves its main campus to Crestwood

The Arc of Jefferson County recently moved from its former main campus off Green Springs Highway to the former Salvation Army Youth Center in Crestwood.  Currently more than one hundred adults with intellectual disabilities receive…

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Next RecyclABILITY Day!

The Arc of Jefferson County’s RecyclABILITY program will have its monthly Shred Day on Thursday, July 24th at The Arc’s main campus on 215 21st Avenue South. The event runs from 1:00 pm to 4:00…

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Shopping Online can help The Arc

How many of you use Amazon? Well now, while shopping from the convenience of your own home, you can donate back to The Arc! Amazon has created AmazonSmile, a way to give back to your…

A Toast to The Arc

Saturday August 23, 2014 – Saturday August 23, 2014 500 23rd St S Map and Directions Description: Join us in toasting The Arc of Jefferson County’s 60 years of operation. Since 1953 The Arc has…

RecyclABILITY Success Story with Royal Cup Coffee

Service with a smile is exactly what Gena Hyatt at Royal Cup Coffee received when she hired RecyclABILITY to shred some of the company’s documents. “The guys were so pleasant, respectful and excited about their…

A Crown of Glory: Arc of Jefferson County Participants Make Special Donation

It’s been said a woman’s hair is her crown of glory. Back in November, Erin of the North Central unit of The Arc of Jefferson County sacrificed her own crown to give someone an invaluable…

The Arc of Jefferson County Earns Two Year Cerification

The Arc of Jefferson County recently received a two-year certification through the Alabama Department of Mental Health.  It’s the highest level of certification an organization can earn in the review process. According to The Arc’s…

Golfing Fore the Arc at Limestone Springs

Friday May 2, 2014 – Friday May 2, 2014 3000 Colonial Dr Map and Directions Description: May 2nd Limestone Springs Golf Course 9:30 am sign in lite breakfast 10:00 am shotgun start Lunch prizes awards after…

14th Annual Golf Classic

Friday June 14, 2013 – Friday June 14, 2013 Oak Mountain State Park Map and Directions Description:   Please join The Arc of Jefferson County on June 14th at Oak Mountain State Park for our…

Knights of Columbus/Arc Fun Run Race Results!

Race Results! Thanks everyone who braved the cold! Click the link to see how you did! http://championship-racing.com/results/2013/2013-Knights5k.htm

The Shamrock Shindig

Looking for an exciting event for St. Patrick’s Day? How about one that also benefits a great cause? Maybe one that you could win an outstanding prize at? Well GOOD NEWS! The Arc of Jefferson County’s…

Give your Car to Arc

Fast and Friendly Car Donation Service Donate your used car, van, truck, boat with a trailer, or recreational vehicle to The Arc of Jefferson County Alabama, seven days a week, 24 hours a day. The…

Drop your donations off at The Arc!

While this time of year is a wonderful celebration of family and giving and remembering how blessed we all are, don’t forget The Arc. Some of you may have seen the donation truck sitting at…

The Decked out Dash

We could not have had more fun at The Arc’s 2012 Decked out Dash. When Santa showed up on the fire engine to kick off the race, we knew it was going to be a…

2012 Decked Out Dash Results

NAME                                   AGE       BIB         OVERALL              TIME   Female 19 and under 1.       Maggie Beard                    11           #283      13                           23:50.1   Female 20-29 1.       Rose Davis                          24           #280      26                           27:57.7 2.       Tara Denney                      25          …