Community Experience

The Arc has four locations:

Community Experience
1100 Washington Street
Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone: 256-539-2266 Fax: 256-539-2836
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 3:00pm
Community Experience provides day habilitation programs that offer community-based educational, vocational, adaptive daily skills training, and support to adults with intellectual disabilities. Specific training areas include physical, occupational, nutritional, speech, and counseling.

Infant and Toddler Program and Pediatric Outpatient Center
2300 Washington Circle
Huntsville, AL 35811
Phone: 256-696-5700 Fax: 256-696-5701
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm
The Infant and Toddler Program provides early intervention services to children from birth to three-years-old who have significant development delays or are diagnosed with mental or physical conditions which have a high probability of developmental delays. Initial comprehensive evaluations and ongoing development assessments as well as speech, physical and occupational therapies, special instruction, family training, and social/psychological services are provided to stimulate learning and to support and empower families. Music therapy is also available to ITP families.

Career Center
313 Cahill Dr.
Huntsville, AL 35810
Phone: 256-382-4478
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 3:00pm
The Arc Career Center provided complete life-cycle career development services to individuals with disabilities who wish to find integrated community employment.

The Birdie Thornton Center
2305 Hine St.
Athens, AL
Phone: 256-232-0366
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 3:00pm
The Birdie Thornton Center offers community day habilitation, employment small groups, prevocational skills, and job coaching to individuals.

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