At the order of Governor Tom Wolf, The Arc of Chester County Preschool, ABBLES, Adult Transportation Services & Recreation events suspended until further notice. The agency will continue to operate, however effective immediately we will not hold meetings at our office or allow any visitors to come to our facility until further notice.

The Arc of Chester County is closely monitoring the changing and evolving information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. We are working around the clock to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all those we serve in The Arc community. Our Program Directors are working closely with their teams to continue offering the uninterrupted services and assistance our population relies on, especially those with disabilities. We are following the directives issued by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), the US Department of State, and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The Arc will continue monitoring advisories and government directives as they relate to the pandemic and keep you posted of any changes. Stay safe and be well.

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Private Pay Recreation Services Update

Until further notice, all Private Pay Recreation Services including summer camps, dances, and large group activities/events are cancelled.This includes private pay recreation activities outlined in the May 2020 – August 2020 Recreation Newsletter. The Arc is working to rebuild our Private Pay Recreation Program/Services to ensure the safety of everyone involved. We will send out an optional survey shortly, to all private pay recreation participants, and will also post the survey on our website by June 12, 2020. Questions? Please contact Jeanne Meikrantz, The Arc of Chester County Executive Director, at 610-696-8090 ext. 203 or email

This notice does not include our In Home and Community Supports (IHCS 1:1, 1:2 and 1:3). The IHCS services continue to be delivered as essential services.