Advocating for people with developmental disabilities - 5:07
with Anne Richardson, Executive Director for Arc of Livingston
Posted Jan 23, 2017
The Arc of Livingston is a 501(c) (3) non-profit membership organization (and a United Way partner agency) advocating for people with developmental disabilities in Livingston County, Michigan. Visit the Arc of Livingston on the web . Interview recorded on January 19th, 2017.
Hosted by: Laurel Hess Produced by: Heartland Newsmakers Team
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