Chapter 7: Information Sources


Section 3: Specific Disabilities – Information Sources


Subsection: Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Camp Benedictine

Camps are held monthly, call for dates - Camp Benedictine: located in Shawnee, OK. Camps accept persons with or without disabilities, ages 8-80. Three-day camps held monthly provide an opportunity for individuals with developmental delays to engage in recreational, educational and pre-vocational activities along with other community members. Offered are swimming, basketball, aerobics, volleyball, bingo, drama, arts and crafts, cultural activities and concept building activities. Call or check website for camp dates, fees and application information.

1900 West MacArthur St.
Shawnee , OK

Voice: 

405-788-4750

Employment and Residential Center (EARC)

Email:

info@earcinc.org

EARC provides adults with developmental disabilities the support they need to lead successful lives. Their employment and residential services empower our clients to live more independently.

They offer quality residential services, through their Intermediate Care Facility, Group Homes, Daily Living Support Homes and Assisted Living Programs. Their employment service programs through The Trails Sheltered Workshop, Enclaves, and Community Integrated Employment allow clients to receive valuable work experience.

10 East 9th, P.O. Box 268
Edmond , OK 73083

Voice: 

405-341-7132

Fax: 

405-341-3240

The Arc of Oklahoma

Email:

tarc@ddadvocacy.net

A state chapter of The Arc of the United States, the largest national community-based organization advocating for and with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD.)

2516 E. 71st Street, Suite A
Tulsa , OK 74136-5531

Voice: 

918-582-8272

Fax: 

918-582-3628

The Arc of the United States

The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.

1825 K Street NW, Suite 1200
Washington , DC 20006

Voice: 

202-534-3700

Toll Free: 

800-433-5255

Fax: 

202-534-3731