Benefits of Individual Membership

Individuals, Families or Self-Advocates

The Arc offers special membership rates for individuals, self-advocates (individuals with a disability) and families which entitle you to a variety of benefits, foremost of which is your connection to The Arc.

Information – receive a quarterly newsletter, bi-monthly e-newsletter, a weekly roundup of major events on Capitol Hill and up-to-the minutes information about The Arc’s advocacy activities, programs and events.

Resources and Support – we will help you connect with a local chapter for services and supports and you can take advantage of information and resources available on thearc.org including research, fact sheets, national programs such as Autism NOW: The National Resource and Information Center and The Medicaid Reference Desk, and public policy information.

Services and Programs - access a portfolio of services and programs developed with you in mind.

  • Mercer Consumer, offering quality protection plans from health coverage to affordable life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance.
  • Liberty Mutual, providing a group insurance program that comes with special savings and benefits on auto, home and renters insurance.
  • US Bank, offering members The Arc Select Rewards Visa® Card. You can earn rewards for yourself and support The Arc with every purchase.

Community – join an active online community and our social media channels, attend events hosted by The Arc and get involved with your local chapter. You can also join The Arc’s members-only National Sibling Council and National Council of Self-Advocates.

Discounts – receive discounted registration to annual national events such as the Disability Policy Seminar and the National Convention.

Rewards – Get free subscriptions to Apostrophe Magazine and ABILITY Magazine.

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