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Read how Lesli learned to develop a positive vision for her daughter’s future, advocate effectively, and use community resources to help her daughter live a full life after taking the Families Connected Strong Start Parent Leadership training.

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Stand With Us …. Become a Member

By joining our network of more than 140,000 members and close to 700 affiliated chapters nationwide, you can be a part of the largest grassroots movement to protect the rights of people with I/DD.

As part of this network, you’ll be connected to others with and without disabilities who share your beliefs and your challenges. Self-advocates (an individual with I/DD), their family members, experts and professionals in the field and advocates and activists all working together through The Arc to ensure that people with I/DD have the resources to meet their needs and live self-determined lives.