Providing services to persons with intellectual and developmental
disabilities since 1956

Welcome to GWArc
Welcome to GWArc

Join us for our
5th Annual
"Ciao Down for GWArc"
Friday, May 2, 2014
5-7:30 PM
Embassy Suites Boston/Waltham
550 Winter Street, Waltham
Celebrating the 5th Year of our Festive,
Family Friendly Community Event!
Auction, Raffle and Mystery Gifts for Sale!
♦ $15 Adults

♦ $9 Children, Seniors and Adults with Special Needs


Click graphic at right to buy tickets online! → 


Thank you to our Generous Event Sponsor!

(Click on logos below to visit each sponsor's website)
Thank you to our Generous Corporate Sponsors!
Major Corporate Sponsor
Corporate Sponsors
Please support our sponsors!  For sponsorship information, please contact Joanne Raymond at 781-899-1344 x4147,
For more information, please contact GWArc at
Roz Rubin, GWArc CEO, (above left) receives a check from Rockland Trust, sponsor of GWArc's 5th Annual "Ciao Down for GWArc".  Presenting the check are David Felton,  Rockland Trust Vice President-Senior Business Banking Officer and Zepur Kahwajian, Vice President-Branch Manager at Rockland Trust's Moody Street, Waltham Office.
GWArc's Short Film "Our Question" was filmed in Summer 2013 with the help of WCAC-TV.
The film premiered at GWArc's 57th Annual Meeting in November 2013.  Click below to view "Our Question".

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

NEW! Click here to see our Summary of the FY 2014 Operating Plan

NEW! Click here to see our FY 2014 Accessibility Plan   

NEW! Click here to see our FY 2013 Performance Analysis Summary

NEW! Click here to see our 2013 Annual Report

Celebrating 20 Years!  1994-2014
BIS Mailing Services is our agency-owned business.  Founded in 1994, BIS Mail has served well over 150 customers with mailing and assembly services.  BIS Mail employees are individuals served in our Vocational and Day Education Programs in Waltham.  Employees complete BIS Mail jobs and are paid competitive wages.

BIS Mail is capable of completing numerous mailing tasks, and frees up your most valuable resources - your employees - so they can spend their time doing what they do best.  GWArc staff members supervise, inspect and sign off on each job, providing you with timely and accurately completed work.

For more information or to speak with a BIS Mail supervisor, please contact us at 781-891-1904, or email or visit

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Recreation PLUS

Our Recreation PLUS Spring 2014 brochure is here, full of lots of new activities and old favorites!  Sign up soon!

Click here to view our Spring 2014 Recreation Schedule and Brochure.

Interested in Inclusive Summer Day Camp?

Click here for Inclusive Summer Day Camp information.

5th Annual
"Ciao Down" for GWArc! 
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      GWArc is seeking sponsors of this popular community dinner/fundraiser.
For more information, please contact Joanne Raymond, Marketing & Development, at 781-899-1344 x4147 or


GWArc's Annual Appeal is Underway!

Please make a donation to GWArc. Your tax-deductible gift makes a difference in the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities served by GWArc.

Please write a check to payable to GWArc and mail to GWArc, 56 Chestnut Street, Waltham MA 02453 or click here to make a secure donation online.

Thank you!

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