AHRC New York City is a Chapter of The Arc New York, (formerly known as NYSARC, Inc.) NYSARC was founded in 1949 to serve a critical mission – to improve the quality of life for people with developmental and other disabilities. What started as a support group and day nursery for families coping with these disabilities has grown to become the largest nonprofit in New York State serving those with developmental and other disabilities.
NYSARC is the New York State Chapter of The Arc. With 52 chapters across New York State, NYSARC supports more than 60,000 individuals, employs 30,000 people and counts a membership of more than 110,000.
A complete listing of other chapters of The Arc New York is available on The Arc New York’s website.