The Arc of Tri-Cities Update
February - 2019
See below for activities, fun events and workshops.
Partners N Pals
Changes are being made in Partners N Pals this year, every camper must apply for Dial-A-Ride eligibility. Please follow the steps to our new application process: 

Partners N Pals Application Process 

First Step
1.Fill out a Dial A Ride Application
2.Have your doctor or their office staff complete the "Medical Care Provider" Form
3.Turn both forms into The Arc of Tri-Cities- by March 26th

Second Step
1.Partners N Pals registration complete and turn into The Arc of Tri-Cities (PNP applications will be available February 27)
*If using DDA dollars, camp cost must be pre-authorized by case-manager

**Use the forms to the right to complete the Dial-A-Ride application and turn all completed paperwork into The Arc of Tri-Cities**
Mandatory workshops will be held on  February 27  and  March 25  (the March 11 workshop has been moved to March 25) at 5:30pm, must attend one. RSVP not required. Call 783-1131 for more info. 
Partners N Pals LITs
The Arc of Tri-Cities is searching for youth ages 15 to 18 who want to make a difference in the lives of children with disabilities. Through the efforts of youth volunteers, The Arc of Tri-Cities is able to offer more children with disabilities a chance to participate in summer fun activities. If you have a child who is interested in volunteering, visit for more information
Art Teacher Wanted
Have you ever wanted to share your artistic talents? Do you enjoy serving others? The Arc of Tri-Cities is looking for a new art teacher. Our art class, sponsored by Modern Living Services, is designed to introduce adults with developmental disabilities to different art techniques and help them learn to express themselves through drawing, painting, crafts, etc.
-Volunteer position
-$300 stipend
-Two classes per month. February, March, April, and May.
-Max number of students is 12
-Classes are 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm at The Arc of Tri-Cities
-If interested please contact Megan Fort at 509-783-1131 ext 129 or
Zoo Trip
·  Woodland Park / Point Defiance Zoo
·   Pacific Science Center
·   Tour Seattle
Save the dates for this Spring!
          Thursday May 23rd to
          Friday, May 24th, 2019
Cost : $340
Pays for all meals, entry fees, gratuities, hotel, and transportation
Call 783-1131 to register - Spaces limited
Teens and Technology
Join us for Teens & Technology night, open to teens and young adults of all abilities! Bring and label your controllers! Drop off is ok, there will be supervision. (If attendee needs close supervision, parent or caregiver must remain present.) Please leave contact info for drop offs. Pizza and drinks provided. Cost is $5.

What: Teens & Technology
When: March 11, 2019, 5:30-8:00pm
Where: The Arc of Tri-Cities 1455 SE Fowler St. Richland, WA 99352
Fee: $5.00/person (bring to event)
Register: Call 783-1131, ext. 100 
This summer there will be an opportunity for tennis lessons, hosted by CBRC. Stay tuned for the dates.

**Coaches also needed for the Special Olympics tennis team**
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The Arc of Tri-Cities
1455 Fowler St.
Richland, WA 99352