EVERY SCARE COUNTS AT SHOCKTOBER!
Shocktober is an award-winning fundraiser for the nonprofit, The Arc of Loudoun.
The Arc of Loudoun is a Loudoun-based nonprofit that serves people with disabilities and their families. The Arc’s mission is to maximize the potential of children while supporting families and individuals with disabilities so that they may thrive in the community. There are multiple programs and services on campus that provide an integrated and innovative environment for children and adults with disabilities in Loudoun County and beyond.
Programs on the campus include The Aurora School; Open Door Learning Center preschool; ALLY “A Life Like Yours” Advocacy Center , and Aurora Behavior Clinic and Ability Fitness Center all devoted to serving people with disabilities and their families, as well as helping children of all abilities thrive in our community.
The Aurora School, a private day school licensed by the Virginia Department of Education, teaches students with special needs, particularly those with autism. Open Door Learning Center is an intentionally inclusive preschool that serves children with and without disabilities. ALLY “A Life Like Yours” Advocacy Center fills the unmet needs of the community by providing free information on disability rights, guidance, support, events, and workshops to families and caretakers of those with disabilities and the professionals who work with them. Aurora Behavior Clinic provides individualized therapeutic options for children with autism and other related disabilities, with a specialized curriculum focused on verbal behavior and increasing social interactions. Ability Fitness Center is therapeutic fitness and wellness center for people with neurological and developmental disabilities.