Miscellaneous News – The Arc Mourns the Death of James V. Healey

The Arc mourns the death of James V. Healey, long-time former Executive Director of The Arc in Rhode Island. Jim had a 45-year career in working on behalf of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. He was pivotal in working with Senator John Chafee (R-RI) who championed the earliest Congressional efforts to decrease federal and state reliance on institutions and to build home and community support systems. See more information here.

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