The Arc Mid-South

Mission: "Empowering People with Disabilities to Achieve Their Full Potential" The Arc Mid-South is committed to providing advocacy and services which enable individuals with disabilities to realize their uniqueness, worth, and full inclusion in society. The Arc Mid-South's commitment is to all people with disabilities - including intellectual and developmental disabilities - and their families. The Arc Mid-South actively sows the seeds of information and understanding.

The Arc Mid-South
3485 Poplar Ave
Suite 210
Memphis, TN 38111
United States
901-327-2473
http://www.thearcmidsouth.org/

Executive Director

Carlene I. Leaper

Management Team

Carlene Leaper, Victoria Bennett, Ruth Kirby, Sandra Watkins, Brandi Sharp

Board of Directors

Merle Smith, Terry Hardaway, Corey Young, Florence Howard, Kathleen Gomes, Penny Bateman, David Thrasher, Diane Anderson, Almarie Brooks, Tyler Heard, Carlene Leaper, Victoria Bennett, Ruth Kirby, Sandra Watkins, Brandi Sharp

Mission

Mission: "Empowering People with Disabilities to Achieve Their Full Potential" The Arc Mid-South is committed to providing advocacy and services which enable individuals with disabilities to realize their uniqueness, worth, and full inclusion in society. The Arc Mid-South's commitment is to all people with disabilities - including intellectual and developmental disabilities - and their families. The Arc Mid-South actively sows the seeds of information and understanding.

Programs

The agency provides the following services to individuals with disabilites: To provide services which will benefit both the individual with disabilities and the families: Advocacy/Volunteering opportunities, Out-of-home Respite Care/Personal Assistants, Career Development & Job Placement, Great Adventure Club, Community Training and Education, Weekend Retreats, Residential Summer Camp, Individual Family Support, Vocational Evaluations, In-home Respite Care/Personal Assistants.

Statistics on The Arc Mid-South

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2011: $3,710,450
  • Annual Budget for 2010: $3,632,704
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $3,710,450
  • Other funding sources: Div. of Rehabilitation Services & Dept. of Development Disability Ser. contracts; Walmart, Sam's Club, The Community Foundation, Fed Ex, Cummins Engines,Hersheys, TN Council on Developmental Dis.
  • Religious Affiliation: None