Don't forget to Fall Back! 

Be sure to turn your clocks back one hour Saturday November 2nd before going to bed! 

 Daylight savings time ends on 2:00am  Sunday November 3rd 


Are you ready to Vote? 
Get Ready for the November 5th Elections! 
 
Virginia elections are right around the corner! Tuesday, November 5th is Election Day  for all 140 Seats of the Virginia General Assembly. 

Find your candidates here and if you're interested in hearing more from them on the Disability System in Virginia, check out the Arc of Northern Virginia's Facebook and Youtube Channel. They've published short videos you can view to hear directly from the candidates themselves. 

Can't make it on election day or need assistance to vote? Learn more about absentee voting and accessible voting on Virginia Department of Elections website


What's Been Going on?! 

Our summer has been a blast, we hope yours was too! While we're sad to see the summer go, we're still going strong this fall and enjoying ourselves outdoors! The past few months, we've enjoyed the  Purceville Food and Wine Festival, Summer Block Parties, Fairfax County 4-H Fair and Carnival, Annual Prince William County Fair, Fairfax Comic Con, Movies Under the Stars, War Dogs Art Show at National Museum of the Marine Corps, Fall Jubilee Festivities at McCall Gallery, Cox Farms Fall Festival and Museum at the Market. We've also enjoyed s wimming, gardening, mini golf, cookouts, picnics in the park and hiking at local parks around Northern Virginia. Some individuals also enjoyed going to King's Dominion and to see the Nationals play at the Nationals Park, check out some highlights below! 

     








 
 
           

Celebrating October Birthdays!
Happy Birthday 
Robbie, Ashley, Deborah, Jimmy, Sang, Mary, Deannah & David!!!





Employee Corner


We had such a blast celebrating the many accomplishments and contributions of all our dedicated employees during Employee Appreciationg Week! Again,  THANK YOU for all that you do each and every day to support our individuals!! 

During our "Evening with the Stars" banquet we celebrated staff that we have seen go above and beyond and work tirelessly to spread the Mission of CCI/CV!
















Thank you to everyone that joined us at the Employee Appreciation Fall Picnic. We enjoyed wrapping up this years festivities with you! 




Resource Corner

Have you gotten your flu vaccine yet? 
The time is here! 
The VDH and CDC recommend an annual flu vaccination as the first and best way to protect yourself against the flu. You can easily find locations near you where the vaccine is available by visiting   HealthMap Vaccine Finder.

Have insurance? Flu shots are available free of charge for most anyone covered under insurance. 

Don't have time to schedule an appointment with your doctor or find in coverage providers? No worries! Flu shots are available at most pharmacies, no appointment needed.

Get Spooky at The Arc of Northern Viginia's Arctoberfest! 
When: Saturday October 26th from 6p-9p
Where:  The Columbus Club -  Knights of Columbus in Arlington, VA
Buy your tickets today! Don't miss out on this fun Halloween-themed event for all ages! The Arc has fun events planned for the night; including a walk-through haunted house and graveyard, costume contest with prizes, a DJ/Dancing and a photo booth!