**Occasionally, the day and time of our AMPES programs may change. Prior to attending, call our office at 570-286-1008 to confirm time/date of our programs.
We are very grateful that the CMSU funds our AMPES programs in Bloomsburg, Selinsgrove and Berwick, and the Northumberland County BH/IDS funds our programs in Shamokin, Sunbury and Milton.
For more details, call our office at 570-286-1008 or e-mail the executive director at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Arc plans, organizes and carries out its Social/Recreational Program for people with developmental disabilities, family, friends and others. The purpose is to provide many opportunities for persons with disabilities to enjoy social and recreational activities with their peers and the larger community. Anyone from any place can attend. All who attend must pay the co-pays when necessary.
How it works:
1. Most activities require a co-payment to help
cover the costs of the event.
2. Persons enrolled in MR services may be able to
use MR funds for co-pays.
3. If a disabled person needs individual attention, a
caregiver must be present at all times. The Arc
does not provide substitute caregivers for any of
4. All disabled individuals must be accompanied by
a chaperone on all bus trips.
5. RSVP's are nearly always required. Failure to
RSVP by the published deadline may mean that
you cannot attend the event. Seating is limited
for some events. Those who RSVP first will get
Self-Advocates will meet together and use technological resources to discover ways to explore and achieve their mission.
Time and location: 10:30am to 11:30am each Monday except Holidays and weather related cancellations. Classes located in conference room to the left of Arc offices at Zion Lutheran Church, 15 South 5th Street, Sunbury, PA. Call Arc office at 570-286-1008 for more details.
The Arc, Susquehanna Valley is pleased to announce that we are now offering a Representative Payee services to self-advocates that need help managing their financial resources.
To be eligible for The Arc's representative payee program, you must:
Receive Social Security
Have an intellectual disability.
Have a case manager or supports coordinator through Northumberland County MH/MR or the CMSU MH/MR.
Benefits of using the Arc Susquehanna Valley Representative Payee Program:
The peace of mind to know that your basic needs will be met.
The security of a third party with the client's best interest in mind to manage funds.
A comprehensive spending plan to determine how much money available and what you're able to afford.
How to enroll:
1. Contact your case manager or supports coordinator.
Fill out appropriate forms and send to The Arc.
Complete additional documentation wich may include: A. Release of information form; B. Bills; C. Doctors certificate. D. Other requested information.
To set up an appointment with The Arc, Susquehanna to enroll in their Representative Payee service, or to get more information, you are encouraged to call us at 570-286-1008 during the hours of 9:00am - 2:00pm Monday through Friday, or by emailing us at email@example.com
We look forward to serving you.