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Our Mission is to improve the quality of life, increase the independence and assure the full inclusion in the community of all persons with developmental disabilities.

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Our September 2022 Newsletter is out now.

The Arc of Whatcom County’s Parent Coalition “Ask the Advocate”
Special Education 2 Part Series Online Zoom Workshops
6 – 8pm, Tuesday, September 20
6 – 8pm, Tuesday, October 18
Register for The Arc’s Special Education 2 part Series
Noon – 3pm, Sunday, October 2, Buddy Fest is a 3/4 mile walk combined with plenty of fun activities for everyone! Buddy Fest brings together people with Down syndrome and everyone from friends and family to members of our community — to promote acceptance and inclusion for people with Down syndrome and to raise funds Down syndrome Outreach
Join our 2022 Buddy Fest supporting Down syndrome Outreach!

Learn more about the Arc of Whatcom County by
reading the 2021 Annual Report


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Our goal is to act as an information resource, linking persons with developmental disabilities and their families with available resources in the community.

Find helpful links, packets, and information about resources in our community.

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