Welcome to The Arc of Ventura County

The Arc of Ventura County is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  Established in 1954, The Arc serves over 700 individuals in a variety of programs throughout Ventura County.  We are committed to empowering the individuals we support by offering opportunities that lead to greater independence and self-determined lives in regular every day settings.  Informed decisions, positive changes, as well as integration and participation in the community are fundamental principles of all programs.

As evidence of our commitment to programming excellence, The Arc of Ventura County is accredited by CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) and continues to receive their highest accreditation rating and commendations.