The Arc Lane County offers a variety of adult services for people who experience intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. Whether it’s finding meaningful employment or recreating with friends in the community, The Arc supports adults in increasing their independence and living full, happy and self-directed lives.
The Arc’s EmployAbility Services are designed to help adults 18 years and older find gainful employment in the communities in which they live. The different employment programs include Employment Path, World of Work, Discovery, and Job Development and Job Coaching.
Community Inclusion Services
The Arc’s Stepping Out Program supports adults in making friends, pursuing hobbies, expanding their interests, learning new skills and exploring their communities.
Employment Path Success
Ray is helping others in his community while learning valuable merchandising skills that will help him find his dream job of working at a grocery store. Read Ray’s Success Story.
Funding for Adult Services
Funding for adult services is available through Lane County Developmental Disabilities and Full Access Brokerage. Adults seeking employment, must also be referred to Vocational Rehabilitation. Contact your service coordinator or personal agent to request a referral. If you have questions or need assistance, contact The Arc Lane County