Providing services to persons with intellectual and developmental
disabilities since 1956
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Concerts on the Common!
July 18, 2017
@ 7:00 pm
Join us on Tuesdays this summer for evenings of music and fun on Waltham Common!
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July 18, 2017
On Monday, July 17, several of our participants went on a trip to BJ's Wholesale Club in Waltham to collect food and supplies for local food pantries and other organizations. Click to read more!
July 14, 2017
June 27, 2017


Join us for Harvest Breakfast!
Sunday October 22
Embassy Suites Waltham

Click here for details about our fun, family-friendly event

As we celebrate Father's Day, Graduations, Weddings & More, Please Make a Donation to GWArc in honor or in memory of someone special!

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Our Mission

GWArc's mission is to serve children, adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in the community, utilizing a person-centered planning approach. We provide quality, flexible programs, services and supports which maximize independence, foster inclusion, promote self-advocacy and build community connections. GWArc programs are based upon self-determination, sound teaching practices and the latest technology. GWArc is committed to advocacy and legislation to influence attitudes and perceptions so individuals may choose and achieve life goals.

A private 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, GWArc is uniquely sensitive to the level of personal support required for individuals to thrive. We have proven experience with the inclusion of all people into the community.

GWArc, Inc. | 56 Chestnut Street | Waltham, Massachusetts 02453 | 781-899-1344 |

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