The Arc of Central Alabama

The Arc of Central Alabama

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Join The Arc of Central Alabama for their Shamrock Shindig on March 12! Shamrock Shindig supports their mission of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). They'll have food by Back Forty, drinks, great live music from The Divines, Elevated Birmingham photo booth to capture the fun, a signature balloon drop with prizes, and much more! Get your tickets at www.shamrockshindig.org
Wrapping gifts at The Arc of Central Alabama and volunteering at the food bank, donating U.S. Civil Rights Trail books and dining at OvenBird, teeing off at Topgolf and cheers-ing to a great year — these are a few of our favorite things. Merry merry from our team to you and yours!
We enjoyed celebrating the holidays with our Auburn family during Aubie Claus 2021! Thank you all for the support and donations for our friends at The Arc of Central Alabama to help them build their holiday gift supplies. Please consider continuing to donate to their wonderful program.

Below is the link to all the photos, sorted by group. Big thanks to special guest David Housel, our volunteer photographers Benzaia Photography and Kelsey Cardinal, and every single member of our GBAC Aubie Claus committee for creating a wonderful event!

https://benzaiaphotography.pixieset.com/2021aubieclaus/
We heard a rumor you guys were excited about Aubie Claus?? Well, we are, too!

This year's Aubie Claus will be on December 4th from 9 AM -12 PM at The Arc of Central Alabama, and featuring a meet and greet with David Housel, Director of Athletics Emeritus at Auburn University and author of "From the Backbooth at Chappy’s"! The pre-registration link goes live on Sunday, Nov 21 at 3:30 PM CT, so mark your calendars!

There will be NO Waiting List. The link will remain live up until the event. As families cancel their time slots, we will re-open their time slot on the SignUpGenius for anyone else to grab.

Aubie Claus photos, milk and cookies are all FREE! We simply ask that you provide a monetary or preferred item donation to our friends at The Arc to help them build
their holiday gift supply for their clients. Please see the list below for their preferred adult items.

Let us know if you're excited!!
Help us get the word out! Shelby County - Job Fair

TOMORROW! August 17, 2021
9:00am-12:00pm

Alabaster Career Center

City of Columbiana

58 INC.

We are excited to welcome the following employers:
Alabama Department of Corrections
12 Stones Staffing & Consulting
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
O'Flex
Buffalo Rock Company
Smith Companies
Core Focus Personnel
WDJC
Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services
The Arc of Central Alabama
DeSHAZO Crane Company, LLC
Truckworx Kenworth
AIDT
Thompson Tractor
Naturescape
Hibbett Sports
Walmart
Counter Dimensions Inc.
Staffmark
Chick-fil-A
Express Employment Professionals - Birmingham, Al
UAB Callahan Eye Hospital & Clinics
Kellis Vegetation Management
City of Columbiana

We love watching everyone strut their stuff during The Arc of Central Alabama's BeYOUtiful Fashion Show! Stay tuned for more content during their event all week long ✨
More from The Arc of Central Alabama's BeYOUiftul Fashion Show!! ✨
The Arc of Central Alabama started their BeYOUtiful campaign today on Facebook and Instagram and will be posting today through Saturday! We'll be sharing their posts throughout the week on our page, but be sure to follow them on social media to keep up with all the action!
The Arc of Central Alabama's BeYOUtiful BHM Fashion Show + Auction is coming up 8/10-8/14 and they are calling on businesses for help!
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You can help us in a couple different ways:
1) Become a sponsor of the BeYOUtiful BHM 2021 Fashion Show. There are various perks to this as well as knowing that you are helping the amazing people we serve!
2) Make an in-kind donation. This means donating a gift card, service, item, or gift basket for us to include in our silent auction.

Since we are unable to host this event in person again this year, this is a huge way that we fundraise through this event! While this event is virtual, it is going to be even bigger and better this year! Don’t miss out on being a part of the mission of !

Your donation and sponsorship matters! Whether it's big or small, your donation will help the over 800 people that The Arc of Central Alabama serves each year! Together we can promote inclusion, awareness, and acceptance.

Please reach out to emily.hami[email protected] to learn more about sponsorships or making an in-kind donation.
Thanks to the The Arc of Central Alabama and all of the jobseekers who visited the Oneonta Career Center to apply! !
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Don't miss your chance to but Early Bird Tickets to The Arc of Central Alabama's "Not So" Shamrock Shindig! There will be great food, tasty drinks, fun music, and more on June 26th!

Get them while you can at www.shamrockshindig.org!
The T-Mobile Career Expo presented by Central Six AlabamaWorks welcomes The Arc of Central Alabama, Alabama Department of Corrections, Automation Personnel Services Inc, and Race Course Casino! Come see the jobs they all have to offer May 27th from 1pm-6pm at the Boutwell Auditorium!

The Arc of Central Alabama serves people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in J The Arc of Central Alabama has been providing services to over 800 children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities since 1953.

Our goal is to ensure that individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) live their most independent lives possible. All donations to The Arc go directly to the five programs we offer: Employment Placement, Community Day Services, Early Intervention, Residential Services, and advocating for the IDD community at the state and national level.

10/11/2022

Seats are still available for this one-of-a-kind opportunity at The Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport. Head to our website TODAY to sign up or click the link in our bio.

10/11/2022

Seats are still available for this one-of-a-kind opportunity at The Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport. Head to our website TODAY to sign up or click the link in our bio.

10/08/2022

ONE WEEK until Wings for All! You don’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind experience! Click the link in our bio to register a participant or volunteer.

Wings for All | The Arc of Central Alabama 10/07/2022

Wings for All | The Arc of Central Alabama

You won't want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! Wings for All 2022 is happening on October 15th at Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport. Head over to our website to register as a participant or volunteer. We hope to see you there!

Wings for All | The Arc of Central Alabama Join us for 2022 Wings For All® on October 15th, 2022! In partnership with Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport, Southwest, and TSA, The Arc of Central Alabama is proud to present Wings for All 2022. Wings for All is a nationwide program geared toward helping individuals with disabilities...

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 09/23/2022

That Friday feeling! We are ready for you, weekend!

09/13/2022

Direct Support Professionals, we thank you for your commitment and service to The Arc of Central Alabama! We could not do it without you.

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 08/31/2022

Introducing our new Junior Board members! We are excited for the year ahead and thankful to have you as ambassadors and advocates.

08/30/2022

Read the story above to learn about your support in action! As we close out this fiscal year we want to extend our gratitude to everyone who has donated to make success stories like this one possible. Click the link in our bio to help us work towards our goal of . Thank YOU for helping us finish our fiscal year strong!

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 07/26/2022

Do you have a compassionate heart and a desire to help people with disabilities? The Arc of Central Alabama is hiring!

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 07/23/2022

Huge thank you to our volunteers that came out this past Tuesday! We had a great time painting ceiling tiles with our Day Program friends!

Follow the link in our bio to be added to our volunteer list.

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 07/22/2022

Are you passionate about wanting to make a difference in the Birmingham Community? Click the link in our bio to fill out an application to join The Arc of Central Alabama's Junior Board.

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 07/20/2022

Thank you to The Arc of Central Alabama's 2021-2022 Junior Board for your hard work this past year! We appreciate all you do for the people we serve with IDD.

Want to join this amazing group of young professionals and support a great cause? Simply follow the link in our bio to apply for the junior board TODAY!

07/15/2022

Choosing to get the COVID-19 vaccine means getting back to doing what we love. It also means protecting ourselves and the people we love. What is your why? Share with us in the comments below. ⬇️⬇️

https://bit.ly/3yJ8J1i

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 07/12/2022

This past Friday we welcomed back our first volunteers since the start of the pandemic! Thank you to interns for helping us clean up the garden. We appreciate friends like you!

Follow the link in our bio to be added to our volunteer list.

06/29/2022

Real & Rosemary is giving back 10% of all sales to The Arc of Central Alabama on July 13th from 5-8 PM. Come enjoy the Summer weather and some delicious food for a good cause! &RosemarySummit

06/19/2022

Happy Father's Day from The Arc of Central Alabama! 'sDay

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 06/18/2022

Join us as we celebrate Autistic Pride Day this Pride Month! Click the link in our bio to learn more.

05/27/2022

Today, some familiar faces served through our Blount County services made this Friday extra sweet by baking cakes! 🍰

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 05/26/2022

Thank you to all our amazing sponsors and corporate friends for making Golfing for Good 2022 a success! Thank you for believing in our mission of !

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 05/25/2022

Our Community Day Program had an exciting day at the McWane Science Center today!

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 05/25/2022

Golfing for Good 2022 was a success! Thank you to everyone who came out and supported The Arc's mission on Monday.

Remembering Julie Beckett | ACL Administration for Community Living 05/18/2022

Remembering Julie Beckett | ACL Administration for Community Living

Remembering Julie Beckett | ACL Administration for Community Living May 18, 2022 ACL and CMS join our colleagues across HHS and the disability community in mourning the loss of Julie Beckett, who passed away on Friday. Together with her daughter Katie, who passed away in 2012 at the age of 34, Julie blazed new trails for the rights of people with disabilities. Nearl...

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 05/18/2022

Our Community Day Program loved getting outside and enjoying this summer weather with a trip to the Oak Mountain Petting Zoo!

05/16/2022

We are just 1 WEEK away from Golfing for Good 2022! Support our mission of INDEPENDENCE for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) by joining us at Greystone Golf and Country Club on May 23.

05/12/2022

It’s Nurses Appreciation Week 2022! Our nurses provide care with such kindness and dedication. Nurses, we are so grateful for all you do!

05/10/2022

For many years The Arc has advocated for changes to the SSI asset limits. We are thrilled to announce a bill introduced by @[[email protected]] and , that raises asset limits from $2,000 to $10,000 for individuals and $3,000 to $20,000 for married couples.

Click the link in our bio to read more about it on The Arc's National website.

05/09/2022

TWO WEEKS until Golfing for Good! It will be held at Greystone Golf & Country Club Founders Course on May 23rd. Go to our website or link in our bio to sign up today!

04/23/2022

The Beyoutiful BHM Fashion Show is underway and our models are having the time of their lives!

04/19/2022

SUPERHEROS NEEDED!! The BeYOUtiful BHM Fashion Show is quickly approaching and we are in need of volunteers to help us with day-of logistics. In addition to helping you’ll also have a free ticket to our event! Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a4cacae2aa6fa7-20201

04/12/2022

It is with a heavy heart we share that our dear friend and Arc champion, Pete Elliot, has passed away. We know many of you encouraged Pete through the years and enjoyed seeing him at Shamrock Shindig and other Arc events.
His celebration of life will be tomorrow, Wednesday, April 13, at 2:00pm at Clanton First United Methodist Church.
https://obits.al.com/us/obituaries/birmingham/name/albert-elliott-obituary?id=34198115

BBJ 2022 NextGenBHM in Money: Dallas Vice 04/06/2022

BBJ 2022 NextGenBHM in Money: Dallas Vice

We are very proud of Dallas Vice for this achievement!

BBJ 2022 NextGenBHM in Money: Dallas Vice

03/18/2022

Today, we are highlighting a collaborative piece from Chris S, Jason T, Daniel D, and Micah K., served through our Blount County services! "Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." Helen Keller

03/14/2022

Live Drawing for our grand prizes!

03/12/2022

Shamrock Shindig is in full swing! Tickets are still available at the door!

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 03/10/2022

We have some truly great grand prize items this year at Shamrock Shindig! Enter to win these fabulous prizes through the link in our bio. NOTE: You do not have to be present to win, as we will pull names Monday after the event.

Timeline photos 03/09/2022

This work of art was done by our very own Daniel J.! He loves to draw places and famous structures from around the world. It wouldn't be hard to guess from this photo, but Daniel's favorite food is lasagna!

2022 Shamrock Shindig® 02/23/2022

2022 Shamrock Shindig®

Cant wait to party with you!!

2022 Shamrock Shindig® Help The Arc of Central Alabama spread the word about 2022 Shamrock Shindig®!

Timeline photos 02/11/2022

👯 We are only 1 month away from the best St. Patrick's Day party in the Birmingham area! EARLY BIRD ticket prices end this Monday so hurry and purchase them at www.shamrockshindig.org.

Photos from The Arc of Central Alabama's post 02/02/2022

☘ Sure, the Arc of Central Alabama ROCKS, but do you know why we ShamROCK? Swipe to learn more about our mission and don't forget to purchase your tickets at the link in our bio.

Timeline photos 01/28/2022

☘ Did you know that the Shamrock Shindig is always planned by a group of diverse young professionals from the Birmingham area? The Arc of Central Alabama's Junior Board is hard at work to make sure that there will be plenty of drinks, food, prizes and FUN for you, your friends, and family! Purchase your EARLY BIRD tickets today at www.shamrockshindig.org!

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6001 Crestwood Blvd
Birmingham, AL
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