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The Arc of King County Announces New Executive Director

July 30, 2015FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:The Arc of King County Announces New Executive Director SEATTLE - The Arc of King County is pleased to announce Stacy Gillett as its new Executive Director effective September 1. Ms. Gillett has a career spanning more than…

The Old Fashioned Fish Fry

The Arc’s summer family gathering and fish fry. Join us for good food, good company & fun!

Single Parents Zoo Day

Join Parent to Parent for a special Single-parents Zoo day at the Woodland Park Zoo!

The Arc at the Park

For families of children with special needs. School's out and it's warm out! It's time to enjoy the summertime at Arc in the Park! Come with or without your kids and spend time with other parents who "get it". There are multiple dates and locations to choose…

July E-Newsletter

View the July edition of our E-Newsletter! !

Become a Member Today!

Become a member of The Arc today and join the largest advocacy group in the US working for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to be fully included as citizens who live, learn, work, and play in their community. Why Should I be a Member?…

Wings for Autism®

The Arc of King County, in collaboration with The Port of Seattle, Alaska Airlines and Transportation Security Administration (TSA), hosts Wings for Autism® at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. About Wings for Autism® Wings for Autism®, one of The Arc’s…

Inclusion Includes Everyone Blog

July 22, 2015

25 Years of the ADA – Where Have We Been and Where Do We Need To Go?

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By: Ivanova Smith The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law in 1990, making this the 25th anniversary of this important civil rights legislation. Our community gathered this evening to celebrate this important anniversary, and I was proud…