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ARC Rutland Area
128 Merchants Row, Suite 302
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone: (802) 775-1370
Email: info@arcrutlandarea.org
Website: http://www.arcrutlandarea.org/

ARC stands for What We Do:  Advocacy, Resources and Community opportunities for citizens with developmental disabilities and their families.

ARC of Northwestern Vermont
123 South Main Street
St. Albans, VT 05478
Phone: 802 524-5197
Email: arcnwvt@gmail.com
Email: arcrutlandarea@myfairpoint.net
Website: arcnwvt.org

Central Vermont ARC
P. O. Box 751
Montpelier, VT 05601
Phone: 802 223-6149
Email: cvarc@trans-video.net
Website: coming soon

VT Developmental Disabilities Council
103 S. Main Street
Waterbury, VT 05671-0206
Phone: 802 241-2613
Email: karen.schwartz@ahs.state.vt.us
Website: www.ddc.vermont.gov

Vermont Family Network
600 Blair Park Road, Suite 240
Williston, VT 05495
Phone: 800 800-4005
Website: www.vermontfamilynetwork.org

Vermont Family Network is affiliated with the following state and national programs and organizations:

Vermont Yellow Pages For Kids with Disabilities

WithinU Life Coaching

Green Mountain Self Advocates
73 Main Street, Suite 402
Montpelier, VT 05602
Phone: 802-229-2600
Email: gmsavt@gmail.com
Website: www.gmsavt.org

Brain Injury Association of Vermont
92 South Main Street / P.O. Box 482
Waterbury, Vermont 05676
Phone: 802-244-6850
Fax: 802-244-4005
Web: http://www.biavt.org/

The Brain Injury Association of Vermont is a private, non-profit, family and consumer run organization representing over 5000 New Hampshire residents with acquired brain disorders and stroke.

NAMI Vermont
(National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Vermont Chapter)
600 Blair Park Road, Suite 301
Williston VT 05495
Office - 802-876-7949
Help Line: (800) 639-6480
Fax Number: (802) 244-1405
Toll Free - 800-639-6480
Email - info@namivt.org
Website: www.namivt.org

NAMI Vermont is a statewide grassroots network of affiliate chapters, staff and volunteers that provide information, education and support to families and consumers of mental health services. NAMI NH serves adults with mental illness and children with severe emotional disturbances and their families. 


National PLAN Alliance - PLAN (Planned Lifetime Assistance Network) programs were founded to assist families in planning for the future care of loved ones with lifelong disabilities. 

National Guardianship Association - The mission of NGA is to provide educational, training, and networking opportunities for guardians and about guardianship; to promote highest levels of values, standards and ethics; and to ensure a nationally recognized standard of excellence.

The Arc of the United States - The Arc is devoted to promoting and improving supports and services for all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

National Council on Independent Living - We welcome all people who believe in equality to join the movement to win civil rights and real independence for people with disabilities throughout the world. Use this website to join NCIL and explore all things Independent Living, including current news, training and events nationwide, and NCIL’s extensive national legislative and policy positions.

National Council on Independent Living
1710 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Fifth Floor
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: 202.207.0334
toll free: 877.525.3400
tty: 202.207.0340
fax: 202.207.0341
email: ncil@ncil.org
Web: http://www.ncil.org

National Institute of Mental Health -

NIMH Mission

The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.

For the Institute to continue fulfilling this vital public health mission, it must foster innovative thinking and ensure that a full array of novel scientific perspectives are used to further discovery in the evolving science of brain, behavior, and experience. In this way, breakthroughs in science can become breakthroughs for all people with mental illnesses.

6001 Executive Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20852
Email NIMHinfo@mail.nih.gov
Web: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml