Author Archives The Arc

  • ​Website Home ​​​October 3,  2014 Arc of SC, Midlands have much to share from The Arc’s 2014 National Convention! ​​ ​The Arc of the Midlands’ Melinda Moore and The Arc of SC’s Margie Williamson made a lot of connections and brought back quite a bit of useful information from The Arc’s National Convention this week in […]

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  • Learn more about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder at the fall forum Oct. 18 in Columbia. This is a free forum hosted by the South Carolina Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, The Arc of the Midlands and SC Developmental Disabilities Council. Sign up by clicking the link: FASD_conference_flyer with ceu. Dr. Sandra Kelly will present her research and […]

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  • Click on the link — GirlsontheRun — to see about getting your girl on the go with an intellectual or developmental disability involved in a Girls on the Run team. This program is for girls in third through eighth grade. Adult volunteers and coaches are also needed. Contact Aubrey at aubrey.thompson@girlsontherun.org or 803-381-0482 for more information. Because […]

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  • ​Website Home ​ ​September 19,  2014 ​​​​​​Join the Plant Yourself team in Soda City this Saturday and let’s get growing!This Green Chairs project is one part of the Mixed Greens program sponsored in part by the SC Developmental Disabilities Council. Join us on Saturday morning anytime from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. surrounded by local […]

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  • ​ ​Website Home    September 12,  2014  Special Edition Plant Yourself is launching at Soda City in one week! Are you ready for some fun? This Green Chairs project is one part of the Mixed Greens program sponsored in part by the SC Developmental Disabilities Council. Join us Saturday, Sept. 20 surrounded by local vendors selling […]

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  • ​Website Home​   September 5,  2014 ​ Plant Yourself is ready to launch this month at the Soda City market in downtown Columbia! This Green Chairs project is one part of the Mixed Greens program sponsored in part by the SC Developmental Disabilities Council. Join us on Saturday morning surrounded by local vendors selling all […]

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  •      Check out this sample script for some pointers as you contact your Senator about the Disability Treaty for 2014. “Hello my name _____. I live in ____, South Carolina. I know that the Senator is very busy but I am calling to ask the Senators support for the Disability treaty known as the CRPD2014. […]

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  • (Published in The Newberry Observer on Sept. 3, 2014) What would you do if you didn’t have your main group of friends? What if your club or group were taken away from you and suddenly your circle of associates was cut down? The emotions you would feel are what people with intellectual and developmental disabilities […]

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