They have a tough job because in 2009, Virginia ranked in the bottom ten states (45th), for its spending per capita income toward services for people with developmental disabilities.
Want to help kids like Ethan have a "A Life Like Yours"? Well you can, purchase The Arc of Virginia’s anniversary edition wall calendar, it highlights The Arc’s historical accomplishments in the ID/DD civil rights movement. And sports a certain sweet, cute, silly little boy named Ethan in the month of September. Which just happens to be my birthday month, can't think of better way to celebrate my birthday than looking at sweet Ethan all month :) Here is the cover of the calendar: