Upcoming Events

27th Annual Advocacy Awards & Volunteer Recognition

Date: December 7, 2017

Time: 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Location: Marriott Hotel Southern Hills, 1902 East 71st Street, Tulsa

aa-27th-anniversary-4-rgbPlease join us for the 27th Annual Advocacy Awards and Volunteer Recognition event. This event honors those who have provided outstanding service and advocacy for Oklahomans with developmental disabilities. … Read more …

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Joey Travolta headlines 27th Annual Advocacy Awards (7/7/2017) -   “In high school, I was always the protector of kids with special needs,” said Joey Travolta, the keynote speaker at the 27th annual Advocacy Awards and Volunteer Recognition event scheduled for Dec. 7, 2017 at the Marriott Hotel Southern Hills in Tulsa. That protective instinct became a motivating force in shaping Joey’s future career ... Read more...
TARC Receives Telly Award (7/5/2017) - TARC and Flying Colors Media were the recipients of a Bronze Award in the Not-for-Profit category at the 38th Annual Telly Awards for the video production of “Cheryl and Christian—A Mother’s Story”. The video tells the story of how Cheryl Srader, with the help of TARC, became a powerful advocate for her son, Christian who ... Read more...
TARC selected for national special educational advocacy curriculum project (7/3/2017) - TARC is one of 10 chapters of The Arc of the U.S. selected to participate in a pilot project to create a training curriculum that will be used nationally to train parents and others how to effectively advocate for special education services. TARC was chosen for the project largely because of their more than 20 ... Read more...
Call to Action: Write Your Legislators Now! (5/9/2017) - Tell OK lawmakers: End special interest tax giveaways for oil & gas companies! Oil & gas companies have been benefiting from special interest giveaways at the expense of education, public safety and services to people with developmental disabilities and other vulnerable populations for too long. Working Oklahoma families deserve so much better. Tell lawmakers: It’s ... Read more...