Arc hosting open house Jan. 23

DOWNEY - Arc of Southeast Los Angeles County, which provides support and services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, will hold an open house Jan. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. for the opening of Arc's new state-of-the-art teaching kitchen. Guided tours will also be given of Arc's 14 programs and services. Arc provides services to more than 410 people, including classes at Downey Adult School. Arc also operates the Southeast Industries packing and assembly plant, a new seniors program, day programs, and more. For more information, call (562) 803-4606, ext. 230. Arc's annual signature fundraiser, the Arc Walk for Independence, will be held March 28. ********** Published: January 16, 2009 - Volume 7 - Issue 39