The Arc Davidson County makes a real difference for people with disabilities. Make a contribution and achieve with us.

Philanthropedia ranked The Arc as 2013's top nonprofit serving individuals with disabilities. 


Welcome to The Arc Davidson County 

The Arc Davidson County supports, protects, and advocates on behalf of more than five thousand children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. Over seven hundred individuals are enrolled in our service and support programs in Davidson and twenty other counties in Middle Tennessee. 

All of our services are provided free of charge. In partnership with our national, state and other local chapters, we campaign for public awareness and for policies that benefit all of our constituents as well as other people with disabilities.

To inquire about our services, please contact us or call us at (615) 321-5699.


The Arc Davidson County was founded in 1952 by parents and friends of children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Our members are people with disabilities and their families, friends and supporters - representing more than five thousand adults and children in Davidson and surrounding counties.

We are Nashville's chapter The Arc of The United States, the nation's largest membership disability organization.