Social/Recreation Programs 

Participation in recreational activities is an important aspect of life in our society. When recreational activities meet the needs of an individual, they promote physical health and conditioning, provide opportunities to develop friendships, and lead to the development of new skills. ​


Adventure Club

This group meets 2 or 3 Saturdays per month and participates in activities around the city including theaters/plays, community events, museums, movies, lunch/dinner out, and other recreational activities. Participants must be 15 years or older. Costs are varied per activity. Adventure Club is currently full.


Monthly Dance


Come dance the night away every month from 6:30-9:00pm at the Metropolitan Multi-Services Center (1475 W. Gray Street). Participants must be 15 years or older. Cost is $5.

Click here to download the Dance Calendar for 2020

Click here to download individual dance application (complete annually)

Click here to download monthly group home dance form

Holiday Gala (Candy Cane Ball)


Held annually for our members, our gala hosts over 1,000 individuals and their families. Participants must 15 years or older. 2019 Candy Cane Ball is Friday, December 4, 2020 and will be at the Bayou Event Center. More details will be posted in October.


Overnight Summer Vacation 

Supervised vacation that has included destinations such as Las Vegas, Puerto Vallarta, cruises to the Bahamas , as well as in-state trips. Participants must be 21 years and older. Costs are dependent on vacation location. Our upcoming vacation will be June 7-11, 2020.  We will be staying at North Texas Jellystone Park and exploring nearby Fort Worth.  More details to come.


Camp Champions 

Camp Champions is a six-day overnight camp for individuals ages 10 and up. Camp Champions serves over 250 campers, staff and volunteers.  The camp is located in Burton, TX at the Camp for All site and activities include horseback riding, canoeing, fishing, paintball, archery, swimming, ropes course, arts/crafts.


    Camp Champions is $935 and will take place July 19-24, 2020. Registration is not yet open.

Fall Camp Out

Fall Camp Out is a three-day residential camp for individuals ages 10 and up. The camp is located in Burton, TX at the beautiful Camp for All site; activities include horseback riding, canoeing, fishing, paintball, archery, swimming (weather permitting), ropes course, arts/crafts, and many more fun & exciting activities.

     Fall Camp Out 2019 is $365 and is set for October 25-27, 2019. Registration opens on Monday, August 26th, 2019 at 8:00 AM!

Click HERE for our Fall Camp Out Flyer

Want to get involved?

Please contact Jo Jaynes - or 713-957-1600 ext 116 for more information.

Not Yet a Participant in our Social, Leisure and Respite Programs? Fill Out Our Application Below!


Contact Us

Tel: 713-957-1600 

Email: info@thearc