As a non profit agency, all gifts or donations are tax deductible and are accepted at any time.

To donate by check, please make payable to The Arc of Southside and mail to 734 Main Street VA 24541

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If you have items you would like to donate please contact Pat Eldridge at (434) 836-3272 x100 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss what items may be accepted.

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Do you believe in Equality, Inclusion and Respect for all people?

Then you belong with The Arc!

The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.

A Leader in Disability Rights

The Arc of Southside established in 1954 is a local chapter of The Arc of United States, the largest national community-based organization advocating for and serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.  We encompass all ages and all spectrums from autism, Down syndrome, Fragile X and various other developmental disabilities.

Join us today showing your commitment to the rights of all people regardless of ability

By joining The Arc of Southside you are becoming a part of the largest grass roots movement in America that protects the rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and ensures that sufficient resources are available to meet their needs.


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