Join The Arc

Your commitment to helping us create opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities is very important. You can make a donation or join our organization by completing the membership form below, or download a printable form and mail it to us. We will be in touch with you shortly.

Member Benefits

  • Participation in the affairs of local, state and national chapters of The Arc
  • Representation in local, state and national policy forums
  • Opportunities to contribute time and talent through volunteering
  • Reduced cost at conventions and conferences
  • Insurance programs in which Arc members may apply are Life, Medicare Supplemental, Auto and Home
  • The Arc of the United States newsletter: INSIGHT
  • The Arc of Pennsylvania’s newsletter: PA Messenger
  • The Arc of Luzerne County e-newsletter
  • The Arc Credit Card Program: A national credit card with travel insurance, other benefits and no annual fee

Your support through Membership enables The Arc to:

  • Offer guidance to those who seek and want help
  • Monitor national progress on inclusion
  • Enhance public awareness of the needs, rights, gifts and abilities of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Encourage progressive legislation
  • Develop and promote effective programs and services
  • Educate the public on awareness and prevention of intellectual and developmental disabilities

You are represented by an Arc Board Member or staff at:

  • Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health Developmental Services Providers Association- a consortium of providers of services for people with I/DD & MH issues in Luzerne and Wyoming Counties
  • Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Right To Education Task Force
  • Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Employment Coalition
  • Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Community Employment Task Force
  • Luzerne-Wyoming Counties I/DD Training Council for Quality
  • Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Autism Coalition
  • Luzerne County Down Syndrome Network
  • The Arc of PA Board of Directors

Membership Application Form

Full Name
Email Address
Phone (Home)
Phone (Business)
New MemberRenewal
Family Status
Are you a family member to a person with intellectual or developmental disability?

Are you an individual with a disability?

Age Group
Age group of family member with I/DD (Please Check)
Membership Type
Membership Type (Please select one)
Basic ($25.00)Contributing ($50.00)Sponsoring ($100.00)Life Membership ($500.00)