The Arc of Ventura County is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Established in 1954, the agency serves nearly 700 individuals in the cities of Camarillo, Newbury Park, Ojai, Oxnard, Santa Paula, Simi Valley, and Ventura. With the support of 242 dedicated employees, the agency offers an array of opportunities that assist individuals to enjoy a life of dignity, respect and inclusion; including gaining life skills to learn to live independently, participating and volunteering in the community, as well as receiving training and skills to obtain employment.