The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence New York (Fitness) | St. Lawrence University Community Based Learning

The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence New York (Fitness)

Community Mentor: Jonathan Morrison, jhmorr18@stlawu.edu

Agency and Placement Location: On-campus (Newell Athletic Complex)

Mission: According to their website, "St. Lawrence NYSARC exists as a non-profit membership association to provide services in the community for persons with intellectual and other developmental disabilities. Our mission is to offer individuals and their families an opportunity to achieve self determined goals. All services strive to promote choices intended to meet each person's therapeutic, residential, and employment needs and interests. This Agency is committed to providing lifelong opportunities that enhance the individuality, inclusion, independence, and personal growth of individuals receiving services."

Projects: Engage participants in physical activities such as basketball, bowling, kickball, tee-ball, and other activities as designated by the SLU students.

Agency Requirements:

  • Volunteer Application

  • PPD

  • Fingerprinting

Website:http://www.slnysarc.org/