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To provide opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities that enable each person to be included as a respected and active member of the community throughout their lifetime.

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August 28 - The Arc of Katy Gala Celebrating Hometown Heroes

All are invited to participate as sponsors, underwriters, donors, attendees or volunteers in The Arc of Katy 2020 Gala – a fund-raising social e...

Event Date

August 28th, 2020


The Arc of Katy: Responding to Community Concerns About COVID-19

The Arc of Katy continues to work on planning and preparing for our 2020 Summer Program. Based on our current assessment, the very earliest that we will be able to reopen is Monday, June 15, 2020. In the meantime, we will continue to plan and provide online program opportunities. 

Our priority continues to be health and safety of our participants, staff, volunteers, all their families, and the community.  We are considering recommendations of public health officials and putting in place measures that will facilitate a healthy and safe environment for our participants, staff and volunteers when we reopen our facility. We will continue to remain diligent and assess the situation as new details become available.

  • The Arc of Katy is closing our adult day program through at least June 15, 2020.
  • Families and providers will not be charged tuition while we are closed. 
  • We cancelled our social programs scheduled in March, April and May. 
  • The Arc of Katy 2020 Gala Benefit Celebrating Hometown Heroes is rescheduled to August 28, 2020. 
  • We continue to monitor and consider the public health situation. We are keeping families and stakeholders updated through direct email and this website. 
  • Our staff and volunteers also continue to stay connected with participants through our Facebook page and YouTube channel. 
We appreciate the generous support we receive throughout the year from members, staff, volunteers and community partners to deliver safe, healthy, fun and meaningful opportunities for people with I/DD. We hope to be back in full operation soon. In the meantime, please continue to stay safe and healthy!  

What's New(s) at The Arc of Katy

Morning Circle

We are missing all of our participants and teachers at The Arc of Katy. We hope you can use this video to do your own morning circle at home. Join our teachers for the morning pled...

Ideas Of Things To Do At Home

We are going on eight weeks of being at home during this COVID-19 social distancing time. As the state of Texas begins to reopen, here is a video sharing ideas of activities you ca...

Come Explore with Chrissie at the Dog Park

Millie and Rylie enjoy some fun at the dog park with Chrissie, an instructor with The Arc of Katy.Millie is black and white and two years old. Rylie is a white dog and 14 years...

What they are saying about The Arc of Katy

The staff is wonderful

“I have the best friends at The Arc of Katy. The staff is wonderful. I really enjoy going to Bowl and playing Uno with my friends.”

- Mary Harris, Participant

Is so much fun

“The Arc of Katy is so much fun, not only for the participants but for the families also. My brother Brandon has made new friends since coming to the Arc and cannot wait to participant in the program activities. I love seeing the smile on his face.”

- Maria Todd, Brandon's Sister

I will never forget

“My experience volunteering at Arc was the most influential part of my summer. Their appreciation was always shown through their hugs and smiles. It was an experience I will never forget.”

- Kristin Thompson

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