Pioneer Club/Frontier Club Self Advocacy Groups The United Arc

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Contact Information

The United Arc
Contact: Loreen Flockerzie, Advisor
Email Address: pioneerclub@unitedarc.org
Phone: 413-774-5558

294 Avenue A Turners Falls, MA 01376
Area Served: West

Map Location Pioneer Club/Frontier Club Self Advocacy Groups

Narrative

Self-advocacy for  adults with intellectual disabilities age 18+ years. Meets Thursday nights, alternating business meetings with social activities & trips. Drivers pick up members in Greenfield area. Elects officers annually. Visitors may attend up to two meetings, after that, they must pay $2.00/week dues. Fees: $2.00 weekly plus any money required for additional trips.  The Pioneer Club draws its membership from central Franklin County. Meetings are held Thursday evenings, 6 – 8 PM at The Arc Common, 294 Avenue A, Turners Falls, MA.

Service Types

  • Relationship/Friendship Support
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Counseling
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Relationships/Friendships
  • Self-Advocacy Training
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Mental Illness
  • Speech Impairment

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds