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Factsheets and FAQ’s


Checklist for the First 21

A checklist for parents to review throughout the first 21 years of their child’s life. Complete with resources and suggestions for a successful childhood and transition to adulthood.

FAQ’s About Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities

The St. Louis Arc answers general questions about developmental and intellectual disabilities.

Knowing Your Rights

A guide, for individuals with developmental disabilities, to understanding rights and responsibilities.

Social Security Benefits and Employment Tip Sheet

Tips and resources for beneficiaries.