Three-minute Webinars on a Multitude of Topics

  Need some tips for coping with the COVID-19 crisis? Want to learn about which agencies provide funds for developmental disability services?  Curious why the 2020 Census is such a big deal?  Want all this without spending hours of your valuable time?  Then check out our YouTube channel playlist called “Learn in 3 Minutes.”   Presented […]

COVID-19 Creates Immediate Needs

  March, 2020   Dear Friend of The Arc of Northern Virginia,   I hope this new day finds you and those you love healthy and well.   Because you are such an important part of our Arc of Northern Virginia family, I wanted to share with you a brief update on where we are […]

POSTPONED & RESCHEDULED: Team Challenge 5K Run & 2K Walk

    Our primary interest is the health and safety of our participants, staff and volunteers. We have been closely monitoring the developments with COVID-19 in Virginia & DC areas and due to the growing concerns surrounding safety and the well-being of our community, we have decided to postpone The Arc of Northern Virginia Corporate […]

Offices Will Be Closed for the Remainder of the Month of March

  The Arc of Northern Virginia office will be closed beginning on Monday, March 16th through the end of the month due to the growing health concerns caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). This closure may be extended depending on the situation.   Public events that had been scheduled for March, including DMV Connect and the A […]

DMV Connect Event Postponed

    Due to the uncertain threat of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), The Arc of Northern Virginia has made the difficult but necessary decision to postpone the DMV Connect event, scheduled for tomorrow, Friday March 13th, at The Arc of Northern Virginia.   While this is a disappointing decision, the health and safety of our […]

Evermay and Magellan Champion Sponsors of Benefit Breakfast

We would like to recognize Evermay Wealth Management and  Magellan Complete Care as our Champion Level Sponsors for the 2020 A Life Like Yours Benefit Breakfast.  Their dedication to our mission and support for underwriting this event  ensure that 100% of the funds raised at our breakfast can be dedicated to programs and services that […]

Make Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Meaningful

  In 1987, President Ronald Reagan made a public proclamation that the month of March should be recognized as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month to “increase public awareness of the needs and potential of Americans with developmental disabilities.”  A lot has changed since then: more people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) are living and thriving […]

Virginia DMV Comes to The Arc of Northern Virginia

  Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) personnel will be at The Arc of Northern Virginia on Friday, March 13th, from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Walk-ins are welcome, no appointments are needed. DMV Connect teams are equipped to conduct all DMV transactions except vital records and testing.  This includes obtaining your REAL ID driver’s license.   PLAN […]