The Arc of Northwest Wayne County

About The Arc of Northwest Wayne County

The Arc of Northwest Wayne County serves the communities of Redford, Livonia, Plymouth, Canton, Northville and Garden City.  Through advocacy, information and support, The Arc of Northwest Wayne County helps individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities ensure that their voices are heard on issues that are important to them.  The Arc’s staff use their knowledge and experience to guide and empower individuals and their families to navigate various service systems.   


Our chapter provides the following services

  • Advocacy
  • Community Participation Project
  • After I’m Gone Project
  • Athletic Program
  • Lekotek
  • Just Fun Club
  • Guardianship Alternatives Information Network
  • Fiscal Intermediary Services

If you would like to learn more about the specific services in your area, please contact us today.


Membership Information

By becoming a member of The Arc of Northwest Wayne County you also join The Arc of Michigan and The Arc of the United States. Membership entitles you to receive newsletters from all three organizations to keep you abreast of information and issues on the local, state, and national levels. To learn more about how you can become a member, visit http://thearcnw.org and click on “Membership”.


Chapter Contact Information

The Arc of Northwest Wayne County

President: Jean Walsh

Vice President: Kathy Pfuhler

Executive Director: Chris Lerchen


26049 Five Mile Road
Redford, MI 48239
Phone: (313) 532-7915
Fax: (313) 532-7488
Email: info@thearcnw.org

Web: http://thearcnw.org