Due to the recent heavy rains and flooding that have resulted in the closure of McCallister Park this weekend, Arc in the Park is being rescheduled to Saturday, June 17th. We want to make sure everyone is safe and has a good time. Look for more information about new raffle prizes and other information about Arc in the Park. We would like to thank our loyal sponsors, volunteers and participants for working with us as we move this event to a new date.

The Arc of Tippecanoe County is pleased to announce a new children’s program “SPARKS on the GO”. This program will serve children ages 5 to 17 with intellectual disabilities and their families. We will host four day trips to locations within 60 miles of Lafayette.  We are collecting more information to better plan these events. Please take a few minutes and take this short survey to help us out. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/R6DN2R8


The Arc of Tippecanoe County is pleased to announce we will be hosting our annual Resource Fair on April 27th from 6 to 8 pm at TC Harris School located at 3700 Rome Drive in Lafayette. This event will feature multiple agencies to help you plan your child’s summer schedule as well as help adults find activities and plan for the future. You will also be able to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win some great prizes at Arc in the Park on May 6th.

If your agency would like to participate please contact Milissa at director@arcoftippecanoe.org or 765-476-3277.

The Tippy Arc would like to thank TC Harris school for partnering with us for this event.

We are pleased to announce the development of a new position at the Tippy Arc for 2017. The Social Program/Special Event Assistant will be responsible for assisting the  Executive Director, Board of Directors and Volunteers with coordinating, scheduling, data reporting and other duties within The Arc of Tippecanoe County Social Programs which include Adult Recreation, Aktion Club, Best Buddies, Super Star Social Club and SPARKS on the Go as well as Special Events including Arc in the Park, The Blue Jean Ball and other fundraising activities. This position is part-time-20 hours per month-and is an hourly position.

For a complete job description click on this link.  Event and Social Program Assistant Job Description 2017

If you are interested in this position please send your resume to Milissa O’Hern, Executive Director, Arc of Tippecanoe County, PO Box 1222, Lafayette, IN 47902-1222 or director@arcoftippecanoe.org.  The deadline to send in resumes is April 28th. Please contact Milissa at director@arcoftippecanoe.org for additional information.