• hp_slide_01
    We provide the largest network of public transportation in the county, with routes and times to meet your convenience. We can host your next meeting, and give you other events to enjoy. read more
  • hp_slide_01
    We are committed to providing the very best individualized services to the person with a disability and also to the Family. Our support keeps families together and helps them to soar. read more
  • hp_slide_01
    We operate five businesses to offer the full gamut of workplace environments, job skills and professional development, all with the close oversight and guidance of our expert supervisors. read more

Arc of Steuben to hold geocaching event

The Arc of Steuben will hold a "Cache In Trash Out" geocaching event from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at Sperr Memorial Park, Big Flats.

For more information, click here or contact Beckie Austin at 776-4146 ext. 2226.

Spring Newsletter now available

The Spring 2014 Newsletter is now available. The online version has photos and articles available online only. Click here.

Incredible Angels to hold Spring Fling

The Incredible Angels self-advocacy group will be holding its Spring Fling from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the Wayland American Legion.

The event is free, but those attending are asked to bring a dish to pass. The Incredible Angels will provide ham.

Anyone interested is asked to RSVP to Matt Mehlenbacher at rmehlenbacher@arcofsteuben.org
with the number of people attending and the type of dish-to-pass you are bringing by Friday, April 19.


NYSARC announces logo contest

for 2015 convention

NYSARC is looking for aspiring artists to design a logo for its 2015 convention.

The logo design contest is open to individuals who receive services from the Arc of Steuben, agency associates, family members of associates and individuals receiving services, Arc of Steuben members, middle school and high school students in grades 7-12 and New York college students.

The theme of the 2015 convention is “NYSARC and You - Making the Journey Together.” The person who submits the design that is chosen for next year’s convention will receive an iPad.
The deadline for submissions is Sept. 15. For more information about submission rules click here.

For an entry form, click here.

Registration now open for the 32nd annual Keuka Lake Conference for

Direct Support Professionals

The 32nd annual Keuka Lake Conference will be held Thursday and Friday, June 19 and 20, at Keuka College, 141 Central Ave., Keuka Park.

The conference offers training and networking opportunities for direct-care and other support professionals. It showcases speakers and workshops from agencies and organizations to explore current issues concerning human service professionals and aims to provide education and information for providers of supports to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in New York State.

Topics at this year’s conference include disability awareness, communication, employment skills, family involvement, professional skills, working with behaviors, team building and more.

This year the keynote presentation will be given by actor, psychologist and poet Dr. Michael Fowlin. Fowlin combines his acting talents and his psychological training to create an atmosphere of worldwide inclusion toward all people.

Registration is due by May 19. For more information or a downloadable registration form, click here.

People with developmental disabilities have dreams.They want a good life. They want to be part of their communities. They want to soar.

We help them. Since 1964, Arc of Steuben has supported people with intellectual and developmental disabilities learn life skills, build careers for themselves and live as independently as possible.

We help them do more. We help you and your community with the businesses we operate. We provide Steuben County's largest network of public transportation. We match employers to talented employees.

We help people with developmental disabilities soar. When they soar, they help you soar.

Person Centered Planning  click to learn more

A Success Story : Transitioning from School to Work

NEW LENDING LIBRARY is Searchable and User Friendly!          

 The complete catalog for the Arc of Steuben’s Lending Library is now on the website.  The library is searchable by category, with the categories listed on Books_small.jpgthe page.  You can also use the Search field to search by title, author, topic or type of media (book, cd, dvd, game, etc.).

 To use the library catalog select the Resources menu above and click on Lending Library, or click here.

Listen to Songs for NYSARC

I am very pleased with theĀ help that The Arc of Steuben has provided to me as an employer, as well as the job coaching provided to the employee we hired. ”
-Mike Deebs
Sears in Hornell


NEW:  Financial Management Services now available

NEW Resources Page Link:  Housing & Mortgages for People with Disabilities

Upcoming Events

  • Cache In Trash Out geocaching event

    When: Sat Apr 26, 2014 11:30am to 2pm  EDT

    Where: Sperr Memorial Park, Kahler Road South, Elmira, NY, United States
    Event Status: confirmed

  • Incredible Angels Spring Fling

    When: Sun Apr 27, 2014 1pm to 4pm  EDT

    Where: American Legion, North Main Street, Wayland, NY, United States
    Event Status: confirmed

  • NYSACRA Keuka Lake Conference

    When: Thu Jun 19, 2014 to Fri Jun 20, 2014 

    Where: Keuka College, Central Avenue, Keuka Park, NY, United States
    Event Status: confirmed

view more

In the News

view more