Providing services to persons with intellectual and developmental
disabilities since 1956

Welcome to GWArc
Welcome to GWArc

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GWArc Sweatshirts For Sale!

For the latest in fashion... 

Get a GWArc sweatshirt!

   Available for a Donation of $10 for GWArc participants,

$20 for Families and Friends 

Interested? Call 781-899-1344 or e-mail to order.

Available in Sizes Small - 2XL.

GWArc participants Joey, Kristina and Ken model GWArc sweatshirts.



GWArc is proud to welcome new and returning members of our 2015 Board of Directors:

John Peacock, President
Jody Doucette, Vice President
Lisa Lorgeree, Treasurer
Donald Willfong, Secretary
Gregory Abel, Immediate Past President
James Baron, Esq.
Robert P. Clement
Morgan Diamant
Erik Doucette
Peter Dixon (new)
Harvey Fisher (new)
Kelly A. Hill (new)
Marcia MacClary
Adam Maher
Eric R. Prichard, Esq.

Our sincere thanks to Renee Allain and Bob Francis, long-term Board Members whose terms ended in December 2014.

GWArc's Short Film "Our Question"
was filmed in Summer 2013 with the help of WCAC-TV, The Waltham Channel.  Click below to view.


GWArc's Video Archives - Click here to view.                                      
Click on each picture to view the video.

NEW! Click here to see our FY 2015 Accessibility Plan
NEW! Click here to see our Summary of the FY 2015 Operating Plan
NEW! Click here to see our FY 2014 Performance Analysis Summary
NEW! Click here to see our 2014 Annual Report     

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 Think Spring & Save The Date!


During this Valentine season of caring for one another, please help GWArc continue to provide high quality care and services to individuals we serve.

Your generous donation to our Valentine Appeal will:

-Purchase adaptive equipment that promotes independence

-Provide job coaching to adults working in the community

-Assist high school students to explore career options and gain job training and job experience

-Support enriching programs like art, movement, music, cooking and nutrition

Please mail your check made payable to GWArc to: GWArc, 56 Chestnut Street, Waltham MA 02453 or click here to make a secure donation online.
Your tax-deductible gift directly supports GWArc programs and services and makes a difference for over 300 individuals we serve each year.

Thank you!

 Recreation PLUS

Our Recreation PLUS Winter 2014-2015 brochure is here! Check it out and sign up soon!

Click here to view our Winter 2014-2015 Recreation Schedule and Brochure.


Do you shop at Amazon? Shop at AmazonSmile (same Amazon, same products, same prices) and designate GWArc as your charitable organization and GWArc will receive .5% of your purchase at no cost to you!

Click here or on graphic above to get started.

The Waltham Tourism Council and Waltham Cable Access present a new video, "We Are HAPPY from Waltham, MA"! 

See if you can spot GWArc program participants, CEO Roz Rubin and Director of Marketing & Development Joanne Raymond among the many Waltham residents and business employees dancing and celebrating Waltham!

The Arc of Massachusetts Video

GWArc and The Arc of Massachusetts are proud of all that we do to make a difference in the lives of individuals we serve.  We encourage you to watch this newly released educational video from The Arc of Massachusetts to learn more. 

New! This video was updated to include an introduction by GWArc CEO Roslynn Rubin, Ed.D.   Click here to view.

The Arc of The United States Video

GWArc thanks our supporters. Here is a video made by The Arc of the United States saying thanks for all you do. Click here to view.

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