Center for Future Planning (The Arc)
This website sponsored by The Arc includes:
Learn About Future Planning
Planning ahead can help guide a person with an intellectual or developmental disability (I/DD) to lead a good life as independently as possible. A plan is important throughout all stages of life and especially in the future after the parent or caregiver is no longer able to provide support.
Build Your Future Plan
To better serve families and individuals with I/DD in future planning, “Build Your Plan”™ is a tool that enables families to create accounts and begin to build their plans within the Center.
Find a Professional
Find professionals in your community that will enable you to identify professionals that can help you in creating and implementing a future plan. These professionals include lawyers, financial planners, and insurance companies.
See How Others Have Planned
Planning for the future can be challenging, but it’s possible and necessary. Learn more about how families have planned for the future.
Do you know a person with an intellectual or developmental disability (I/DD) who has an immediate need for temporary or permanent support because a parent or primary caregiver can no longer provide that help? Learn how you can help.