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Community Support Services

The Arc Portland Metro offers a variety of support services to assist people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in building a good life!

Community Inclusion Activities with Skill Building

  • Providing training and assistance with healthy eating options, including writing out grocery lists, taking a grocery shopping trip, and cooking a healthy meal.
  • Training to use TriMet services for transportation to and from day programs or recreation events.

Vocational Skills Training through Volunteering

  • Providing travel training if the individual requires transportation assistance.
  • Providing on-site job training via volunteer work and support regarding job duties and collaboration with the employer.
  • Troubleshoot issues that may arise in a job site and work with the individual to maintain positive and successful work environments.