Arc of Acadiana

Arc of Acadiana Since 1954, The Arc of Acadiana has been devoted to improving the quality of life for all people with developmental disabilities.
We are a dedicated and dynamic organization working with volunteers, educators and professionals on local, state and national levels to raise awareness of and community support for our cause. We provide our clients and their families with the support they need in order to reach their fullest potential. Our ultimate goal is to foster an environment within the communities we serve where all people are accepted as individuals with their own capabilities, and who can contribute to society in some way.

Not too late to participate!
07/29/2020

Not too late to participate!

Don't forget to come by one of our stores and pick out an item to Upcyle!!!
Contest ends this Saturday! Voting begins on Monday!

STORE LOCATIONS
Lafayette Store: 401 Galbert Rd - (337) 991-2440
Eunice Store: 2410 W. Laurel Ave - (337) 457-4805
2 New Iberia locations: 1845 E. Main St. - (337) 364-8275 & 1504 Center St. - (337) 364-6573
Opelousas Store: 710 S. Union Street - (337) 942-3089

Our QIDPs are working hard to make sure our clients stay engaged while our day programs are closed.  Where should we con...
07/29/2020

Our QIDPs are working hard to make sure our clients stay engaged while our day programs are closed. Where should we conduct our next virtual tour? #virtualdayprogram Prehistoric Park #virtualtours

All this rain won't keep us from smiling!
07/28/2020

All this rain won't keep us from smiling!

07/27/2020
Netflix

Netflix

On the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, here’s a look at how the ADA changed our physical landscape.

At the Arc of Acadiana, we love our employees!Today, we want to spotlight one of our employees: Phyllis Vincent 💥 Read o...
07/27/2020
Employee Spotlight: Phyllis Vincent

At the Arc of Acadiana, we love our employees!
Today, we want to spotlight one of our employees: Phyllis Vincent 💥

Read on and see why Phyllis loves what she does and working with the Arc of Acadiana team!

#arcofacadiana #dsp #careers #directsupportprofessional
https://hubs.ly/H0sXN5w0

Arc of Acadiana is spotlighting employee Phyllis Vincent - Read on and see why Phyllis loves working at the Arc of Acadiana.

Someone is being spoiled by our director of residential! @brandibookstutes #pedicures #relaxing #spadayathome
07/25/2020

Someone is being spoiled by our director of residential! @brandibookstutes #pedicures #relaxing #spadayathome

Our Electa home decided to join in on the fun of tie dyeing shirts!
07/24/2020

Our Electa home decided to join in on the fun of tie dyeing shirts!

Final results from the tie dye party.  Everyone will be going into the weekend in style!
07/24/2020

Final results from the tie dye party. Everyone will be going into the weekend in style!

tie dye party at our Jackie Home! Who thinks they came out great?
07/23/2020

tie dye party at our Jackie Home! Who thinks they came out great?

#virtualdayprogram #stlandry #bingo
07/22/2020

#virtualdayprogram #stlandry #bingo

#virtualdayprogram #newiberiadayprogram #virtual
07/21/2020

#virtualdayprogram #newiberiadayprogram #virtual

Come support our resale stores and get great deals while doing so...
07/16/2020

Come support our resale stores and get great deals while doing so...

🚨 Starting Monday and for the rest of July - we are having a Managers' Choice Sale! 🚨

🌟 Pro tip: Visit multiple stores to see what great bargains you can find!

Another successful virtual day program session! What are some things you would like to see at our next virtual day progr...
07/16/2020

Another successful virtual day program session! What are some things you would like to see at our next virtual day program session?

CONTEST TIME!!!This contest is about upcycling an item bought at one of our thrift shops!   ✔️Shop at one of Arc of Acad...
07/14/2020
UpCycle Contest for Resale Stores

CONTEST TIME!!!
This contest is about upcycling an item bought at one of our thrift shops!

✔️Shop at one of Arc of Acadiana's Resale Stores
✔️Pick out an item to upcycle
🖼️Take a picture of the item "before" at our store
✔️Upcycle your item at home
🖼️Bring your item to one of the Arc of Acadiana Resale stores and take an "after" picture
✔️Online voting takes place on Facebook
👑The winner is announced and claims their upcycle contest prize!!

More details below!
#Upcycle #Contest #Resale #ArcofAcadiana #thrift #upgrade #fun
https://hubs.ly/H0st-vD0

Arc of Acadiana Resale stores is having an upcycle contest! Take a used item and upgrade it! Contest Rules inside.

07/06/2020
Daily Mail Video

So Sweet!

This is so heartwarming! ❤️

Additional clip via ViralHog

Happy 4th of July!
07/04/2020

Happy 4th of July!

Day 5 #virtualdayprogram #zumba #fitness #dancing
06/30/2020

Day 5 #virtualdayprogram #zumba #fitness #dancing

06/29/2020
The Mighty

The Mighty

This guy wants to be the first person with Down Syndrome to complete an Ironman Triathlon and he's training 6 hours a day to do it 😮

(via Cultura Colectiva +)

Celebrating birthdays in residential.  Happy Birthday Everyone!
06/26/2020

Celebrating birthdays in residential. Happy Birthday Everyone!

Day 2! #virtualdayprogram
06/25/2020

Day 2! #virtualdayprogram

Meet Natalie Mouton: Arc of Acadiana's Quality Assurance Director! She has worked with Arc of Acadiana for over 35 years...
06/24/2020
Meet Quality Assurance Director: Natalie Mouton

Meet Natalie Mouton: Arc of Acadiana's Quality Assurance Director!
She has worked with Arc of Acadiana for over 35 years!
Read more about Natalie and her compassion for others at the link below!

#commitment #compassion #drive #love #ArcofAcadiana #ourmission #exceptional
https://hubs.ly/H0rRV180

Serving at Arc of Acadiana for over 35 years, meet Quality Assurance Director: Natalie Mouton. Arc of Acadiana provides waiver Services for Individuals with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities in Louisiana

First day hosting our virtual day program was a success!
06/23/2020

First day hosting our virtual day program was a success!

Midtown Jeans and Tees
06/19/2020

Midtown Jeans and Tees

Thanks for your Support!

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our customers and community for your support over the past 2 years. It is with a heavy heart that we announce the closing of Midtown Jeans and Tees, effective immediately. As we make this transition, our inventory has been moved to our Arc of Acadiana Resale store location at 401 Galbert Road, where you can still find amazing merchandise and prices. Again, thanks for your continued support!

We want to give a big thanks to Lafayette Regional Airport for allowing us to video our tour of their facility; so we ca...
06/19/2020

We want to give a big thanks to Lafayette Regional Airport for allowing us to video our tour of their facility; so we can share with our clients during our virtual day program session next week.

We never stopped helping our clients find jobs out in the community.  #socialdistancing #employmentservices #covid_19 #a...
06/18/2020

We never stopped helping our clients find jobs out in the community. #socialdistancing #employmentservices #covid_19 #arcofacadiana

Address

6400 Highway 90 W
New Iberia, LA
70560

General information

As part of our mission to serve people with developmental disabilities and help them achieve their highest potential, we provide clients with as many supports as they need in order to become contributing and active members of our communities. These supports include, but are not limited to, vocational training; job opportunities in our retail establishments; employment through contract relationships with local businesses and individual community residents; structured residential facilities and the necessary support systems to sustain independent living, as well as other therapeutic and recreational programs.

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About Us

Since 1954, The Arc of Acadiana has been devoted to improving the quality of life for all people with developmental disabilities. We are a dedicated and dynamic organization working with volunteers, educators and professionals on local, state and national levels to raise awareness of and community support for our cause. We provide our clients and their families with the support they need in order to reach their fullest potential.

Our ultimate goal is to foster an environment within the communities we serve where all people are accepted as individuals with their own capabilities, and who can contribute to society in some way.

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