Serving the Developmentally Disabled since 1965

About Us

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Mission and Vision


Enhancing the quality of life for adults with developmental disabilities and their families by providing quality programs in a compassionate and caring environment.


The vision of EL ARCA is to develop creative environments that will have positive impacts upon developmentally disabled persons. Our dream is to touch lives and increase personal growth of each developmentally disabled person so that their personal dreams may be realized.

Core Values

  • Respect
  • Care
  • Professionalism
  • Quality Programming
  • Safety

Did You Know?

TV personality, Mario Lopez chose EL ARCA as his charity of choice and generously gave a

$10,000 grant

to the organization.


EL ARCA helps me to be independent. Continue reading

- Troy Holt
Participant, ADC