Our Mission

Mission Statement

The Arc of Central Virginia is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities by creating and encouraging opportunities for individual growth and development.

Vision Statement

The Arc of Central Virginia is committed to fostering a community where all individuals participate to the best of their abilities.

Value Statements

Dignity: People with disabilities will be treated with dignity, respect and as valued members of the community.

Advocacy: The Arc of Central Virginia will advocate for the rights of all individuals to pursue life to their maximum potential.

Diversity: The Arc of Central Virginia recognizes the importance of diversity and individual differences by creating and maintaining a supportive environment.

Empowerment: The Arc of Central Virginia supports self-determination by assisting people to make informed choices.

Alliances: The Arc strives to create long-lasting alliances with the community to ensure equal opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

Community Inclusion: The Arc of Central Virginia promotes increased community awareness and the involvement of individuals with intellectual disabilities in community activities.