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PCR provides recreational, social, and respite care programs for teens and adults with developmental differences. Our innovative virtual and in-person programs keep our members active, connected, and engaged. Your support makes our programs possible. Thank you!

Registration for Spring 2023 Programs Is Now Open

Please click here for current program information or to register online. Please note that online registration requires full payment with a credit card. If you prefer to pay by check, need financial aid, or are using other funding services please print, fill out, and sign the registration form and send it by mail.

What Our Members and Families Say About PCR

We are delighted to have received extremely positive feedback in response to our recent Annual Member Satisfaction Survey. Please click HERE to view some of the comments we received from our members and families.

Virtual Transition Times Monthly Info Session

Please join us on Wednesday, February 22nd from 7-8pm via Zoom for “How Respite Care Can Benefit Your Family” to learn how to apply for respite care hours, how to use respite hours, and how to locate and access additional resources.  The presenter will be Julia Abate, Respite Administrator, Respite Coordination, The Arc Montgomery County. Please click here for more information and to register.

The recording for the January 25th presentation on “The Developmental Disabilities Administration’s Coordinator of Community Services: A Member of Your Team” will be posted soon.

For more information on Transition Times and to view previous Info Sessions and related information, please click HERE.

Transitioning Resources at Your Fingertips

To assist our members and families, PCR has created a series of informative videos explaining how to access services and resources for people with developmental differences and their families (e.g., Qualifying for Medicaid, MCPS Transition Services, Legal Services).  These videos, which include American Sign Language interpretation, can be accessed HERE.

And to access the videos and helpful materials from the May 2021 Transitioning Youth Resource Fair, click HERE.

Recursos de transición a su alcance

Para asistir a nuestros miembros y familias, PCR ha creado varios videos informativos que explican cómo acceder a los servicios y recursos para las personas con discapacidades del desarrollo y sus familias (Elegibilidad para Medicaid, Servicios de Transición de las Escuelas Públicas del condado de Montgomery [Montgomery County Public Schools, MCPS], Servicios Legales).  Haga clic AQUÍ para ver estos vídeos, que incluyen la interpretación del lenguaje estadounidense de señas y subtítulos en español y documentos traducidos.

Para acceder a los vídeos y materiales útiles de la Feria de Recursos para Jóvenes en Transición de mayo de 2021 en ingles, haga clic AQUÍ.

Expanded Community Resources Directory

If you have not looked at our “Links to Resources in the Community” page recently, please click HERE to see our reorganized and expanded list. This comprehensive and user-friendly page provides a wealth of useful resources for teens and adults with developmental differences and their families living in our area. Categories include: Transition, Education, Employment and Vocational Services, Residential Services, Funding Services, Transportation, Day Programs, Recreational Activities, and more. 

Nuestra lista de recursos útiles para adolescentes y adultos con discapacidades y sus familias ahora incluye enlaces (links) para recursos en español. Para verlos, haga clic aquí, y continúe a “Recursos en Español.”

PCR Videos

If you miss being at PCR’s programs in person, check out our engaging videos online. Click here to view our virtual program offerings. Enjoy!

Tricia Sullivan Respite Care Program Video

To watch our Tricia Sullivan Respite Care video, please click HERE.