Based in Lexington, NC, The Arc of Davidson County recognizes the inherent rights of all people to participate fully in communities of their choosing.

Founded on the principles that all people must have equal access to all opportunities, we advocate with and for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families.

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Contact Us

For more information:
Phone: 336-248-2842
Fax: 336-224-2173

Individual Advocacy

  • Assistance with concerns of abuse of rights as well as concerns over services and/or support
  • Presence at IEP (Individualized Education Program) meetings upon request
  • Surrogate parent for children whose parents are not able to attend IEP meetings
  • Assisting self-advocates as they learn how to use their own voice

Systems Advocacy

  • Funding concerns at the local, state, and federal levels
  • Ensuring community members are aware of and practicing inclusion of people with I/DD
  • Building capacity of all community members

If you or someone you know needs assistance with advocacy, contact us via our convenient contact form or call our office at 336-248-2842.