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Our Mission

The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is a family based organization, providing supports to people with varying abilities. We create opportunities for individual growth, while emphasizing choice. Our passion for excellence is evidenced by our family and community partnerships, quality supports, education and advocacy.


Our Vision

The people we support are accepted and valued members of their communities.


Our Values

At The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler, our values are rooted in an atmosphere of patience, dedication, trust, mutual respect and kindness.

The People We Support Are First 
Using a person-centered philosophy, and continuous advocacy, The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler provides opportunities for individual success.

Quality Staff 
Staff members support the agency’s vision and are committed to a person-centered approach, while fostering a team-based atmosphere, and maintaining a high degree of integrity. The agency supports staff to achieve success and personal growth.​​​​​​​
Passion for Excellence 
As a leader in the field, we are guided by our passion for excellence and our vision of the future. We achieve high standards of performance through our innovative methods and collaborative efforts.


The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is a chapter of the state organization, The Arc New York.


The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is nationally accredited by The Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL).

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The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is a member of the New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation.


The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is a member of the Collaborative of NY, Inc., a network of 12 not-for-profit The Arc New York agencies. Collectively, these agencies provide advocacy and a range of person-centered supports and services in 14 Upstate New York counties to more than 9,000 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including autism. Through partnership, Collaborative agencies meet the diverse needs of individuals and families seeking choices, inclusion, and opportunities. 

Collaborative of NY, Inc. is represented in the following counties:

Allegany: Allegany Arc

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Genesee: Genesee ARC

Livingston & Wyoming: The Arc of Livingston Wyoming

Monroe: The Arc of Monroe County

Ontario: Ontario ARC

Orleans: The Arc of Orleans County

Seneca & Cayuga: The Arc of Seneca Cayuga

Steuben: The Arc of Steuben

Wayne: Wayne ARC

Yates: The Arc of Yates

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