Welcome to ARCh!
The Association for the Rights of Citizens with handicaps (ARCh)
promotes the health, safety and achievement of children and adults with
disabilities. ARCh was founded in 1952 by a group of parents who who
wanted to create learning and social opportunities for their children
with disabilities. Today we remain parent-led and family-driven, focused
on our vision of building a world where all people are valued and
encouraged to contribute. ARCh offers a unique variety of
programs and services. Because of ARCh, those living with
disabilities have the support and services they need to pursue their
FACT: Seven out of ten
Americans are directly impacted every day by a disability, or they have
a family member, friend or associate who has a disability.
Because of ARCh...
Lives are changed. Plain and simple. ARCh offers one-of-a-kind
programs that make a difference for everyone in our communities.
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ARCh Mission Statement
"The mission of the Association for the
Rights of Citizens with handicaps is to empower children and adults with
disabilities to reach their full potential and to increase prevention
and awareness in the community."
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ARCh is funded in part
by the United Way in Waukesha County and the generous support of people like you!