Family Support Services

The Arc’s Family Support Services

The Family Support program provides extensive support and referral for the primary caregiver of an individual with a developmental disability that needs help identifying appropriate programs and services. The Family Support staff provides information on a full range of services for the special needs individual such as early testing/diagnosis, eligibility for public funding programs, medical services, preschool/childcare services, school advocacy, transition planning, respite care, educational options, residential placement, habilitation and vocational programs. Family Support is a limited case management, advocacy and referral service program to ensure that individuals are connected to community resources. Staff will work with families and caregivers to develop and implement plans that address the immediate and long-term needs of children and adults. family support staff meet with families at schools, clinics at their home or other community programs.

For more information on Outreach and Family Support Services, contact:
Heather Long: (210) 490-4300 ext 113 or

For the Community Resource Directory, CLICK HERE. This document is not an endorsement of the companies, indiviudals or providers listed. This is merely a listing of services available in Bexar County.

For a list of Recreation, Respite, Resources, and Camps for Children and Adults with Special Needs for Summer 2018, Click Here.

For some information on Arc National’s Center for Future Planning, click HERE.


This program is funded in part by:

UWay(2) (1)

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