The Arc Baltimore
7215 York Road
Dedicated to helping people with developmental disabilities make the most of their potential since 1949, The Arc Baltimore (formerly the Baltimore Association for Retarded Citizens) is one of the nation's largest and most respected organizations of its kind. Our innovative services support more than 5,000 adults and children with developmental disabilities and their families in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.
Our programs help families provide needed care and opportunity for their children, and individuals are able to live and work in the community. The Arc Baltimore is an indispensable resource, not just for people with developmental disabilities and their families, but for the entire community.
Our Mission: The Arc Baltimore provides advocacy and high quality, life-changing supports to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.
Our Vision: People with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families THRIVE in the community.
Our work is guided by our Core Values:
- People First
- Visionary Leadership
- Community Participation
- Integrity and Excellence