Offering support to community-based recreational activities and leisure services. Our services are designed to assist people in developing and using their leisure time in ways that enhance their health, well-being, and independence.
The Arc of Tri-Cities staff provides leadership for activities but is unable to provide personal care.
For additional information please call 509-783-1131 ext 0.
Volunteers are the backbone to our programs and are very welcome. We are always looking for new activity ideas so be sure to contact us with yours.
How to Participate
If you are interested in learning more about the Recreation Services please review the Recreation Newsletter. When you find an activity that you would like to participate in, call The Arc at 509-783-1131 ext. 0 to register.
The Arc of Tri-Cities staff and volunteers provide supervision at recreation events. If you need attendant care assistance (feeding, toileting, transfers, etc...) or have a behavior issues you will need to provide you own support person. Registration for support person's fees may be waived or will vary depending on activity.
The Arc of Tri-Cities in order to create financial accessibility seeks funding for the purpose of assisting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to participate in their community, including and not limiting United Way, Block Grants, Donations, Fundraising, Grants... Funds are used to create affordable programming that does not create a punitive environment for requiring additional assistance to participate.