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On September 9 & 10, three of TARC’s Direct Support professionals, Ardie, Nickie and Dwight, attended the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals – NADSP‘s National Conference in Omaha, Neb.

Topics covered at this year’s conference included:
working with families, the state of DSPs, participatory management, national policy issues and supported decision making.

Ardie, Nickie and Dwight learned about best practices, share stories, network and gain insight on building direct support excellence.

Come join our team!

We’re hiring! Come join our dedicated team of human services professionals at TARC.

For a full list of openings click here.

Unique feeding clinic serving North East Kansas

Established out of community concern, TARC’s interdisciplinary feeding clinic provides intensive feeding and swallowing therapies for children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities.


With over 55 years of experience, Our interdisciplinary team is dedicated to providing excellent services and supports to those who struggle with feeding.

Support TARC while you shop!

We are honored to be chosen as a charity of choice by Azura Credit Union. Each time you use your Azura Community Impact debit card, Azura will donate 5¢ to TARC.


This is a simple and consistent way to support our programs, as the proceeds from the funds raised support TARC and help to fill gaps in funding to continue to provide excellent service, support and advocacy to children, families and adults with developmental, intellectual and related disabilities.

You can sign up for a Community Impact Card by visiting one of their eight locations. Be sure to specify that you would like your card to support TARC!

TARC is Shawnee County’s most experienced provider of support for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

For 63 years, TARC has provided excellent services to children, adults and families with developmental, intellectual and related disabilities. TARC enhances the lives of people affected by intellectual, developmental and related disabilities through commitment to excellence in service, support and advocacy. Our vision is that all people, including those with intellectual, developmental and related disabilities experience life to their potential.

Give to TARC

Giving to TARC is an easy choice and now easy to do with so many options: online, by phone, by mail, in person and planned giving. For other ways to give including our wishlist, Dillon’s Community Rewards and Amazon Smile.

Join our team!

We are hiring!
Come join our dedicated team of human services professionals.
Click here to apply. 
TARC, Inc. is an E.O.E.

Winter Wonderland XX

Help us celebrate TARC’s 20th Annual Winter Wonderland and share your memories from the last 20 years. Email us at events@tarcinc.org or click here to share them to our Facebook page. 

TARC Industries

TARC Industries is a non-profit production facility that provides employment opportunities and work related experiences for persons with developmental disabilities.