The Carolina Peacemaker
The ARC of Greensboro
By Ivan Saul Cutler, Carolina Peacemaker / January 25, 2023
The ARC of Greensboro welcomed civic and community friends to an open house of the agency’s expanded facilities, serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well as housing its bakery producing arcBARKS natural dog treats shipped nationwide.
Photo by Ivan Saul Cutler
The 6,000 square foot facility at 28 Battleground Court houses administrative offices with space for community “gathering-belonging.” “The Arc of Greensboro will host parties, movie nights, dances and other social activities as well as educational programs for participants, family members and the general public,” said Executive Director Lindy Perry-Garnette.
The Arc of Greensboro is an organization of and for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, promoting and protecting their human rights and actively supporting their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes. Through advocacy, services, programs and education, The Arc supports individuals and their families in choosing options that lead to productive and satisfying lives.
Greensboro News & Record
Feb 3, 2023
The Arc of Greensboro recently held an open house to introduce their new facility at 28 Battleground Court in Greensboro.
The organization moved to a facility that is more than 6,000 square feet and was designed specifically to accommodate The Arc of Greensboro’s arcBARKS dog treat bakery, administrative offices and needed program space.
“In this location, The Arc of Greensboro will host parties, movie nights, dances and other social activities as well as educational programs for participants, family members and the general public,” said executive director, Lindy Perry-Garnette.
The arcBARKS dog treat bakery provides meaningful activity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, while producing a quality product that is shipped all over the country.