Arc of the Shoals: Sensory Friendly Trunk or Treat

The Arc of the Shoals and We Are Chapel are co-hosting a Sensory-Friendly Trunk or Treat! Sensory-friendly means that it is inclusive for EVERYONE, but we are being extra mindful of those who have sensory needs. The event will be hosted on Thursday, October 20, 2022, at We Are Chapel Church (3051 Cloverdale Rd. Florence, … Continue reading Arc of the Shoals: Sensory Friendly Trunk or Treat

April is Autism Awareness Month

This information is provided by autismspeaks.org Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. According to the Centers for Disease Control, autism affects an estimated 1 in 44 children in the United States today. We know that there … Continue reading April is Autism Awareness Month

March 2022 Newsletter- Membership Drive

By Dustin Phillips The Arc of the Shoals is hosting their annual membership drive during the entire month of March. When you join The Arc of the Shoals as a general member, you become part of a network of families, self-advocates, and individuals who provide support, information, and encouragement to one another. Members are essential … Continue reading March 2022 Newsletter- Membership Drive