The Arc of Anchorage provides information, advocacy and services specifically tailored to the needs, desires, rights and goals of every person we serve.
Community Living Services (CLS) Residential Support Services
Residential support services assists individuals who choose to live in one of The Arc’s group homes in the Anchorage area. This service provides 24-hour staff support, seven days a week. Transportation to and from daily activities is provided. Staff support individuals in their activities of daily living.
Supported Employment Services (SES)
Behavioral Health Services (BHS)
Community Enrichment and Quality of Life Program (CE/QL)
Therapeutic Foster Care
Share your loving home by being a Therapeutic Foster Parent for an infant, child or young person who experiences a developmental disability and/or complex medical conditions. Our experienced professionals provide on-going support for our foster families.
To learn how to become a foster parent:
PDF Fact Sheet (to be developed on Foster Parenting)
The Arc Recreation Center
Provides afternoon, evening and some weekend recreational classes, including social and life skills classes for ages 16+. The Recreation Center focuses on increasing community integration, self-esteem and independence. Classes and events are offered on a semester-based schedule.
To view our current semester courses and events: CLICK HERE
Sparc: a creative place
A creative art studio celebrating self-expression. Sparc is located on The Arc of Anchorage campus and is open for artists of all abilities to experience professional studio space. With dedicated facilities for ceramics, stained glass, painting, beading, printmaking and more artistic opportunities, Sparc is the place to be!