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ArkSTART helps those with intellectual disabilities and/or developmental disabilities (ID/DD) and behavioral health needs to both prevent and assist in crisis situations.

Make a Referral to ArkSTART

Keeping Families Together

A film about ArkSTART Dan Habib’s short documentary film “Keeping Families Together” tells the stories of two families whose lives have been transformed with help from ArkSTART and its partner organizations.

ArkSTART Urgent and Referral Line: (888) 570-2146

The START Model

Learn more about the START model of treatment, including clinical theory.

Communications Toolkit

Logos, pictures, brochures and anything else you might need to help communicate about ArkSTART.

Partners for Inclusive Communities

ArkSTART is a division of Partners for Inclusive Communities (Partners) as of Summer of 2016. Partners is Arkansas’ University Center on Disabilities.

ArkSTART Conference

Add yourself to our conference email list and be the first to know when we announce ArkSTART Conference 2017 details.

Trainings and Events

A key component of the START model is whole system involvement.


Contact information for regional team leaders and details about ArkSTART’s service regions

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