Resilience – The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope

You are invited to a screening of this award winning documentary revealing cutting-edge brain science that could disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease.   TWO SCREENINGS: SEPTEMBER 28, 2017 9:00-11:00am 6:00-8:00pm Location: New Harvest 155 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI To register: https://resilience092817.eventbrite.com/ Questions? Contact Angie Layne at adlaynebcp@gmail.com   See the […]

When We’re Gone: Person-Centered Planning for the Future

When We’re Gone: Person-Centered Planning for the Future – Thursday, October 26 5pm–7pm and Saturday, October 28 9am–12pm at the Kool Family Community Center, 200 W. Michigan Ave. Battle Creek, MI 49017.   Join us for a two-part financial planning workshop for families with adult children with intellectual or developmental disabilities. Presented by The Arc of […]

Finley’s Fund$ for Friend$

Plan your dinner at Finley’s on Thursday, August 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm and 10% of the cost of your meal will go to support Programs at The Arc of Calhoun County!   Click below to print your coupon!  

Calhoun County Agency Fair

May 22nd, 2017 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Come out and learn what our county has to offer you as a student, parent, teacher, administrator and agency partner. Community agencies will have booths with information on how they can serve you and your families in Calhoun County!   See the attached flyer!   […]

FINDS Survey

Are you 18 years or older and the family member of a person with an intellectual or developmental disability (I/DD)? Do you provide primary un/paid and frequent support to a person with an I/DD living in the United States and U.S. territories? If so, you’re invited to learn more about participating in the Family and […]

Positive Behavior Supports Workshop

Saturday, April 15th , 2017 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (sign-in opens at 8:30 am) at Family Enrichment Center, 415 S. 28th Street, Battle Creek MI 49015.   This workshop is free and open to the public; coordinated by Michigan Alliance for Families. This workshop will introduce Positive Behavior Supports (PBS). Many children have […]

Upcoming Event at Progressive Residential Services, INC

March 7th at 1:00 pm Below is the information about the MiABLE program…………. Today Michigan becomes the fifth state in the country to launch a disability savings program, which is the most substantial reform for people with disabilities since the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The MiABLE (Michigan Achieving a Better Life Experience) program […]

The Arc will be closed 12/12/2016

The Arc of Calhoun County will be CLOSED: Monday, December 12th due to severe inclement weather. The Volunteer Employment Program and Table Talk will resume Tuesday, December 13th. Please email Leah with any questions, leah@thearccalhoun.org Stay safe!

BUDDY WALK FESTIVAL & 5K

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1ST 2016  – 10:00 AM at Battle Creek’s Riverside Park on the corner of Riverside Drive and Golden Avenue. The Arc is proud to be a sponsor for the 1st Annual Chapter 21 Buddy Walk Festival & 5K! Start times for the Walk and 5K are 10:00 am. Sign up for either the […]