The Arc is the lead sponsor of Aktion Club, a community service organization for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Members of Aktion Club participate in a variety of educational, inspirational and entertaining programs that help them become more independent while learning important leadership skills.
The goals of Aktion are:
- To develop initiative and leadership skills;
- To acknowledge an individual’s rights as a citizen and support them in achieving their life goals;
- To provide experience in living and working together, and
- To serve the community.
Aktion Club is a sponsored program of Kiwanis International. In Moore County, Aktion Club is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of the Sandhills and the Seven Lakes Kiwanis Club, whose members offer volunteer and financial support. Aktion Club of Moore County meets monthly and membership is open to self-advocates with a desire to be more independent and productive in their community. For more information click on www.aktionclub.org