NEWS AND PRESS RELEASES

WE ARE ESSENTIAL AND WE NEED YOUR HELP

March 31, 2020

As the world continues to change, react, and respond to the COVID-19 crisis, as a provider of essential services, Arc of Onondaga continues to support people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. While we have had to make many changes to safeguard their health, supporting people to live full, inclusive lives is still job #1 for […]

more...

New Visitation Policy Effective Immediately

March 19, 2020

OPWDD has mandated that all visits to community residences are now suspended, except when medically or clinically necessary (ie: visitor is essential to the care of a resident). If you need to contact someone, please call the site and we will answer and help accordingly. Thank you.

more...

Please support our Annual Appeal!

November 26, 2019

Our annual fundraising initiative makes it possible for the Arc of Onondaga Foundation to award grants for projects and services in which there is no traditional funding, helping to make a lasting and positive impact upon the people we support! This year, we’re very proud to feature the story of the Andrew Lee and his […]

more...

Wings for All huge success! Check out what the media had to say!

October 3, 2019

Thank you to all who helped make Wings for All possible in Central New York!  Click on the links below to learn about this amazing program and the many families it helps! Syracuse.com Spectrum News Wings for All will be back next year!  Stay tuned for 2020 details! Click here for your What to Expect […]

more...

New Website Aims to Prevent Abuse in NYS

August 13, 2019

The website endAbuse.org has been officially launched! Help them reach out to people with disabilities and all those who care about them to prevent abuse from happening. Please share this information by emailing it to your constituents, sharing it on your social media, linking to your website, or including it in your agency’s newsletter. Funded […]

more...