Scramble for TARC Photo

Scramble for TARC

The 2014 Scramble for TARC was a tremendous success. Thank you to all the teams that participated and all of our generous sponsors!

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Penny Power! Photo

Penny Power!

Save the date (and your pennies) for Penny Power 2015! This year's dates are January 12th - 30th! We have some great new prizes in store for schools who raise the most money!

Radiothon Photo

Radiothon

Radiothon 2014 will take to the airwaves on Tanig 96.5FM March 12 and 13! Be sure to tune in and make a pledge to help those with disabilities in your community!

KC Dinner Photo

KC Dinner

The 16th Annual Knights of Columbus Steak Dinner Fundraiser was a tremendous success! Thank you to all who attended and bought steak dinners!

Saints Golf Cart Raffle sponsored by Cart & Swim Photo

Saints Golf Cart Raffle sponsored by Cart & Swim

Congratulations to Ernest Molina on winning the 2014 Saints Golf Cart Raffle! Special thanks to our friends at Cart-N-Swim in Ponchatoula for sponsoring the raffle! It was a complete

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Very Special Miss Louisiana Pageant Photo

Very Special Miss Louisiana Pageant

Coming January 10, 2015! The Very Special Miss Louisiana pageant is a fundraiser for the non-profit TARC. We want to make girls and young ladies with special needs dreams come

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Welcome to TARC of Hammond, Louisiana

We are working to promote the general welfare of children and adults in the Florida Parishes, fostering and developing programs and services for individuals with special needs, serving as an advocate for families, gathering and dispersing information, cooperating with all public and private providers in furtherance of these goals, aiding parents as it relates to individual challenges, and providing support and education while encouraging maximum growth through quality services.

Mission

The Mission of TARC is to provide opportunities for children and adults with disabilities to realize their full potential, and to become self-directed and contributing citizens.

Our Goals

We fulfill our mission by offering programs and services tailored to the needs of children and adults with disabilities in inclusive environments.

We promote the general welfare of children and adults in the Florida Parishes.

We foster and develop programs and services for individuals with special needs to help empower the individual and/or family.

We serve as advocates for families.

We gather and disperse information.

We work with public and private providers to further our goals.

We aid parents in the solution to their problems as it relates to individual challenges.

We foster and develop programs and services for individuals with special needs to help empower the individual and/or family.

We provide support and education while encouraging maximum growth through quality services.

“A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove … but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.”

—Unknown