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Social Skills for Teens!

Join Teen Time, a group for teens of all abilities that gathers monthly for outings, service projects and fun theme days!

Respect! Friendship! Inclusion!

Ages 13-21 welcome.


Register for the Introductory Meeting Sunday, September 18

Email archoffice@archchangeslives.org or call 262-542-9811

ARCh continues to be here to serve the needs of individuals with disabilities and their families
during this challenging time. Our office is open by appointment only
and all visitors will be required to wear a mask.

We encourage you to reach us via: 

phone: 262-542-9811

email: archoffice@archchangeslives.org

fax: 262-542-5280

snail mail: 419 Frederick Street, Waukesha, WI 53186

We continue to provide Camp Pow Wow, Advocacy, The ARCh Youth Team, Teen Time, IEP Advocacy,

Disability Awareness Presentations, The ARCh Life Needs Trust

and a variety of parent resources.

Please let us know how we can help today!


Our Mission

"The mission of the Association for the Rights of Citizens with handicaps is to empower children and adults with disabilities to reach their full potential, and to increase prevention and awareness in the community."


Our History


ARCh was founded in 1952 by parents who dreamed of a world where their children with disabilities would not be discarded or disregarded.


Today we remain focused on our vision of building a world where all people are valued and encouraged to contribute.


 ARCh promotes the health, safety and achievement of children and adults with disabilities.



Impact of ARCh


Lives are changed.  ARCh offers one-of-a-kind programs that make a difference for everyone in our communities.


  • Children and Adults with Disabilities Experience Summer Camp 

  • Parents' Anxiety is Reduced

  • Adults with Disabilities Become More Independent

  • Families Have Peace of Mind for the Future

  • The Community is Served

  • Teens Learn to be Leaders

  • Adults with Disabilities Experience Community Life

  • Our Communities are Safer

  • Lives and Money are Saved

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