DSP Spotlight: Antoinette Hart

By Jill Egle, Uptown Community Center   I love Mrs Antoinette Hart because she is a true close friend. She is a genuine one of a kind leader within her role as a DSP at the Arc of Greater New Orleans Uptown Community Center. She helps me in so many ways to be positive and […]

DSP Spotlight: Keonti Williams

By Ann Richard, Metairie Community Center   Keonti has an outgoing personality and easy to talk to. Keonti listens and respects me, she’s nice and sweet. I like it when Keonti takes me to aerobics class and bowling. Keonti also talks to me about my outside activities such as cruising on Carnival ships and my […]

DSP Spotlight: Kimber Frerene

By Eric Smith, Chalmette Community Center   Ms. Nicki (Eric’s nickname for Kimber) is the best! She always makes going out fun. I love when she puts on the music and gets everyone to dance. Today at the Wellness Center, she was helping everyone to exercise.   This week we’re recognizing the Direct Support Professionals […]

DSP Spotlight: Ms. Ira Green

By Katie Baril, Westwego Community Center   Ms. Ira is my favorite staff because the first time I met her on her first day, February 1st 2017, I knew that I would call her mom and stick with her always. I call her mom because she is like a second mom to me. She makes […]

Recycle your beads during Mardi Gras with ArcGNO

After Mardi Gras parades, find ArcGNO recycling bins at these locations around the city. Downtown The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans – 130 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112 Jones Lang La Salle – 1515 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112 KPMG INC. – 909 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112 Omni Riverfront Hotel – 701 Convention Center Blvd, […]

Krewe of Carrollton shrimp boots decorated by ArcGNO

Krewe of Arc & Krewe of Carrollton Team Up!

Each year, ArcGNO’s social club, the Krewe of Arc, partners with Mardi Gras krewe, Krewe of Carrollton, to help decorate Carrollton’s signature throw – shrimp boots!   Be sure to keep an eye out for these fashionable boots during Mardi Gras!