Veterans Ride Greene County Transit for Free on November 10, 2017!

  In honor of the dedicated military men and women who have served our nation, Greene County Transit (GCT) is providing complimentary rides for Veterans on Friday, November 10, 2017 due to a generous monetary donation from Sawyer Chevrolet in Catskill, NY. Veterans may ride any Greene County Transit bus for FREE all day on […]

Blackboard Bistro’s NEW Website

Check Out Blackboard Bistro’s NEW Website For Daily Specials, Breakfast & Lunch Menu and Catering Menu! www.blackboardbistrony.com   Blackboard Bistro and catering opened its doors in Spring of 2016 in the former Rosendale Elementary School, now Rondout Municipal Center. Blackboard Bistro has become the go-to breakfast and lunch spot in the area. From fresh carved […]

John McHugh, Executive Director of The Arc of Ulster-Greene Joins the NADSP Board of Directors

Kingston, NY– The National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP) has selected John McHugh, Executive Director of The Arc Ulster-Greene to join the organization’s Board of Directors. John will work to support NADSP in achieving its strategic goals, by providing guidance, consultation, and insight. “To sit on the Board of Directors of a national organization […]

CATSKILL BOTTLE & CAN REDEMPTION CENTER IS OPEN!

CATSKILL, N.Y., September 8, 2017 – The Arc of Ulster-Greene announces that the Catskill Bottle & Can Redemption Center located within our Catskill Center at 311 West Bridge St, Catskill, NY 12414 is open and running!    

2017 GRANTS SUPPORT RECREATION & GUARDIANSHIP SERVICES

What happens if finances limit a person from experiences that could provide them with opportunities for growth, learning, and character building? Thanks to grant funding from the Trustees of the NYSARC, Inc. Trust Services, hundreds of people with intellectual or developmental disabilities in Ulster and Greene counties will not have to worry about such limitations. […]

The Arc of Ulster-Greene's logo and raffle ticket icon for Home Improvement Raffle with drawing on Friday, August 4th 2017.

Home Improvement Raffle Winners!

Sharon Hendricks of Catskill – Paint a Room by Van Go Painting Mark Storch of West Hurley – Carpet Cleaning by PuroClean Virginia Barthel of Woodstock – Home Security System by Safeco Alarm Systems Tom June of Palenville – $200 gift certificate by GenTile Flooring Curt Larsen of Clinton Corners – $500 gift certificate for […]

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2017 RENEGADES TALENT SHOW FUNDRAISER RIVALS BOB DYLAN

Renegades Annual Talent Show Fundraiser A Success   KINGSTON, N.Y., July 19, 2017 – Bob Dylan had some competition on Friday, June 23rd! While he was hosting his own concert around the corner in Kingston, there were plenty of show-stopping acts stealing the spotlight at the Renegade’s annual talent show fundraiser.   The Renegades, an advocacy group for […]

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“Don’t Take Away Javi’s Chance at a Future”: Watch a Parent’s Plea to Eliminate Proposed Medicaid Cuts

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, The Arc released a video which highlights how the House-passed cut to Medicaid funding negatively impact people with disabilities’ ability to live independently. The video features a conversation with Linda and her son, Javi, from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Javi has autism and Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a condition that affects connective tissues in […]