Our core values of respect, collaboration, and empowerment drive everything we do. 

Our mission is to empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families to lead better lives by providing a lifetime of high-quality services, family support and advocacy. We work hard to provide the kind of individualized services that can really help make a difference to an adult… to a child… to a family. Services provided are designed to maximize choice and to support people, as they build quality lives within the St. Louis community.

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Showdown for St. Louis Arc Texas Hold ‘Em

Date: November 4, 2016
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Hilton St. Louis Frontenac, 1335 S. Lindbergh Blvd., Frontenac, MO 63131

This hip fundraiser is your chance to call the St. Louis Arc’s bluff and make a real difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities. The Showdown for St. Louis Arc Texas Hold ‘Em event includes prizes for table champions, food and beverages and a silent auction.

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St. Louis Arc and Beyond Housing Team Up for Preschoolers

Working Together to Prepare for Kindergarten In 2010, Beyond Housing partnered with community leaders and residents within the Normandy Schools Collaborative to launch the 24:1 Initiative.  The name references the 24 local municipalities that comprise the Normandy geographical footprint.  Belle Children’s Services of St. Louis Arc was there at the start, sharing a vision of…

Volunteers Make A Difference

Make A Difference Day This Saturday, October 22, we celebrate Make A Difference Day. On this day, volunteers across the country will work towards the common goal of improving the lives of others in their communities.  Make A Difference Day is not only one of the largest, single days of service, it is also a…

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