Empowering PEOPLE with Intellectual
and developmental disabilities
Advocacy, Awareness, Training and Support
The Self-Determination Group
Arc Greater Mid Cities is honored to be affiliated with The Self-Determination Group. Established in 2014, The Self-Determination group is run by and for individuals with disabilities with the support of an advisor. Group activities focus on empowering individuals with disabilities to live a self-determined life – life as they define it, and advancing the disability rights movement.
Meetings are held the 3rd Saturday of each month (unless otherwise noted) from 12pm – 1:30 pm. Each meeting includes lunch, networking and an exploration of the 5 principles of self-determination.
Riverside Community Center
3700 East Belknap Street
Ft. Worth, Texas 7611
The Self-Determination Group welcomes opportunities to share their stories and have presented at local and statewide conferences.
In 2017 The Self-Determination Group created a short film: Self-Determination Makes a Difference.
Watch the video to learn how Self-Determination makes a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities.
Haltom City, TX 76117