Local Happenings

Plan to attend Development Homes 2nd Annual Autism Walk and Community Celebration on Saturday, April 26th at the UND Wellnes Center.

Free admission and free parking!

Visit agency booths for valuable information and hands-on experiences. Join the walk and earn tickets to redeem for cool prizes.

You could win one of two Apple iPads or other fabulous prizes!

For more information, view the
flyer.  Save time and pre-register for the walk!

Check out Sam Johnson’s blog about World Down Syndrome Day. It includes a message from his brother, Robert, who has Down syndrome - “Up With Downs!”

The East Grand Forks Police Department is bringing Project Lifesaver to East Grand Forks/Polk County and Grand Forks.

Designed to track and rescue those with cognitive conditions who tend to wanter, this service answers a critical need for protecting people at risk of wandering, including those with Alzheimers, autism, Down syndrome and dementia.

For more information about Project Lifesaver, read the
fact sheet or contact the East Grand Forks Police Department at 218-773-1104.


Download the latest edition of Fusion, the official newsletter of The Arc of the United States.

Public Policy

Take a moment to download and read the April 14, 2014 issue of the Capitol Insider. Its a great source for your weekly news and information on disability public policy related to mental retardation, cerebral palsy and other disabilities.

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