The mission of the Arc of Yates is to empower individuals with developmental disabilities to lead self-directed, meaningful lives.

The values of Arc of Yates are: Diversity, Integrity, Quality, Respect, Results.

The Arc of Yates is a non-profit organization that serves adults, seniors, and children with disabilities throughout Yates and surrounding counties.

With a focus on key values of integrity, diversity, results, quality, and respect, Arc of Yates is poised to help individuals with developmental disabilities achieve their maximum potential for independence and inclusion in the community.

Interested in receiving our Services?

Step #1: Contact Us

Start by reaching out to our Intake Manager, Maggie Mahoney, at 
315-856-8297 or

Step #2: Care Coordination Selection

When we have answered all of your questions about the services offered through our agency, you will select your Care Coordination provider and let OPWDD and the providers know whom you have chosen.  We will help guide you with any additional questions or concerns you may have.

Step #3: Plan Development

With the assistance of your Care Coordinator, you will develop a plan to cover all your needs. The Arc of Yates is here to help meet you and your family's needs

Step #4: Make a Referral

To make a referral (service providers only) click here:

Scroll to the bottom and click on provider referral application to submit a secure referral.

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Recent News

Arc of Yates Hosts Annual Meeting

Arc of Yates Hosts Annual Meeting

The Arc of Yates hosted its Annual Dinner and Meeting on June 28th at Lakeside Country Club, recognizing the accomplishments of outstanding individuals, community partners, and board members. 

The Agency recognized Penn Yan Rotary Club with the Community Partnership Award, given annually to recognize an organization or business that has contributed resources or opportunities to the Arc of Yates that furthers the integration of people with disabilities within the community.  Dr. Jeff Krans was present to accept the award.  Under his direction Rotarians have generously volunteered countless hours to support the Agency’s Woodworking and Horticulture Institutes at The Center for Lifelong Learning.  

Harry Brantner and Benjamin LaBarr were recognized with the Agency’s Outstanding Achievement Awards, presented to individuals who have met outstanding goals of personal achievement. 

The Jim Fitzgibbons Scholarship, a scholarship awarded annually to an Agency employee for the purpose of continuing their education, was awarded to Lindsey Babcock.  Babcock will use the scholarship to further pursue her career in education.

Board officers were voted on during the business meeting portion of the event.  Elected to one-year terms were: Michele Howland, Chair, Lynda Kimball, Vice Chair, Robert Iszard, Jr., Treasurer, and Alan Snyder, Secretary.

Pictured:  Harry Brantner and Dr. Jeff Krans accept their awards. 

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