The Arc Quad Cities Area
The Arc of the Quad Cities Area is an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with its headquarters located in Rock Island, Illinois. Founded in 1952, The Arc mission is to empower people with disabilities to believe in their own unique abilities and achieve their full potential by providing quality, innovative services that focus on advocacy, independence, employment, meaningful community life and personal happiness. Through residential options, day programming, work services, and advocacy efforts, The Arc serves the needs of individuals throughout the Quad Cities Area. The Arc’s programs are designed for individuals of all skill levels and offer a variety of options for individuals with developmental and other disabilities. Programs Include: Residential Services, Work Services, Community Employment Services, Assistive Technology, Developmental Training, Autism Spectrum Disorder Services, Community Support Day Programs, and Transition Supports.