Monday, October 17, 2016

Thanks for Your Support at the Ham Loaf Dinner!

Thank you to everyone who come to support Arc of Genesee Orleans at the Ham Loaf Dinner last week. We had a decent turn out, and everyone enjoyed themselves!

A big thank you to the volunteers that helped run the dinner, and the kitchen staff who prepared it! 

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Ham Loaf Dinner: TOMORROW Thursday, October 13th

Ham Loaf Dinner: Thursday, October 13th

The annual Ham Loaf dinner is tomorrow! This meal is a local favorite, and is anticipated by many of our supporters! Proceeds will benefit Arc of Genesee Orleans Nutri-Fair Meals on Wheels Program. Take outs will be available! There will also be a 50/50 raffle! Call 589-7817 for more info.

The dinner will include: 
Homemade Ham Loaf
Peas with Pearl Onions
AuGratin Potatoes
Dinner Roll
A variety of drinks
Brownie Dessert

Where: Nutri-fair/Meals-on-Wheels, 16 East Academy Street, South door, Albion, NY 14411
When: Thursday October 13th, 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
How Much: $9

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

National Disabilities Employment Awareness Month

Celebrating Disability Inclusion for More than 70 Years

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National Disabilities Employment Awareness Month has been observed each October since 1945 when Congress declared the first week in October "National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week."  It celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a diverse workforce inclusive of their skills and talents.

You can learn more about the origins and evolution of  National Disabilities Employment Awareness Month and other important events in disability employment history at the New York State Department of Labor's website at  and for more information you can go to the New York State Education Department Adult Career & Continuing Ed Services website at

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

October Autism Support Group

Support Group

Date: 10/26/16

Time: 6:30 pm -8:30 pm
Location:  The Arc of Genesee Orleans

122 Caroline Street Albion, NY 1441


Registration Requested


** Last meeting of 2016***

For further information & questions,
please contactKristen Ostrander
585-589-1750 ext. 2231 or

Empowering Families Program
through Arc of  Genesee Orleans


Monday, October 3, 2016

Agency Artwork at Albright Knox

For the month of October, several individuals from Arc of Genesee Orleans will have their artwork displayed at the Albright Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo NY. This exhibit highlights local human services agencies that support people with disabilities through creating artwork. 

Admission to the gallery will be free this Friday, October 7th, through the First Friday Gallery Event.

Some of the artwork on display can be previewed below, created by Genesee Day Hab group, "AIM - Adults in Motion," Joe Gear, Hank Stratton, and a few others: 

Hank Stratton stands proudly next to the five pieces he submitted.

Empowering Families Social Security Workshop


Social Security Workshop

October 11, 2016

6:30—8:30 pm


This workshop will provide participants with a review of Social Security Benefits and Work Incentives.

Registration Required


Workshops will be held at:

The Arc of Orleans County

122 Caroline Street Albion,  NY 14411

Please call 589-1750 ext. 2231 to register