Our Mission

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.

March 23, 2019 Special Saturday for Children Ages 8 to 11 Years

This Special Saturday offers an opportunity for children ages 8 to 11 years old with special needs to meet and make new friends, make a craft and enjoy a snack. A pare...

Event Date

March 23rd, 2019


The Arc of Katy Highlights

The Arc of Katy seeks Hometown Hero nominations

We are seeking nominations for two Katy Hometown Heroes to be honored at The Arc of Katy 2019 Gala. The categories of heroes for which we will accept nominations are:

  1. Hero for education, advocacy or support of individuals with intellectual & developmental disabilities (I/DD)
  2. Hero for community service that helps make Katy a great place to live.

Submit nominations hereNominations will be accepted until 5 p.m. March 7.

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


The Arc of Katy’s new Empowerment Through Knowledge series continues with free sessions for caregivers on March 28 and April 25 focused on effectively accessing services and educat...

Color for a Cause 5K on April 13 benefits The Arc of Katy

Join the 2019  Color for A Cause 5K Fun Run and Walk  on  April 13, 2019,  benefitting The Arc of Katy. Students from Cinco Ranch High School's Future Business Leaders of A...

The Arc of Katy 2019 Gala Opportunities

The Arc of Katy Board of Directors invites you to participate in our 2019 Gala – a memorable evening of dining and entertainment to raise funds to help maintain programs that empow...

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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