The Arc Baltimore knows that individuals with developmental disabilities, parents and caregivers face many challenges in navigating the systems of public and private assistance, special education, and other resources. Our staff is knowledgeable about community resources and can help families make appropriate connections for our services, recreation, equipment, special education advocacy, and a host of matters.
We are here to help and we want to connect you quickly to the appropriate staff person dependent upon your need:
Information, referrals, apply for services – Bob Fonte, 410-296-2272 x 5310
Respite – Mercedes Thompson, 410-296-2272 x 5318
Parent support groups – Mercedes Thompson, 410-296-2272 x 5318
Volunteer and internship opportunities – Debbie Staigerwald, 410-296-2272 x 5216
Media inquiries – contact Kate McGuire – 410-296-2272 x 5217
Research and survey participation inquiries – Nellie Power, 410-296-2272 x 5312.
Helping Hands self-advocacy group – Deana Smiley at 410-282-3876 ext. 5909
Event information – Events
Directions to all of our locations – Locations and Directions.
Anonymous feedback line – 410-296-2272, dial option 8 or ask operator for assistance.