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We are a community-based, not-for-profit agency providing services for individuals in Western Arkansas who have mental & developmental disabilities & related conditions.

  • Offer free, high-quality classes to increase the overall health and wellness of individuals we serve with physical and intellectual disabilities
  • Promote the mental, emotional, and physical health benefits of participation in the arts.
  • Teach self-expression, confidence, communication, commitment, and creativity.
  • Help our individuals meet their life goals by being able to socialize, create, and be a part of something greater than themselves.
  • Create spaces of community and opportunity for consumers, staff, and volunteers while growing and strengthen relationships with community partners

ART – Art classes are offered weekly at the Adult Day Center in partnership with artist Cathy Mason with support from AAC and AOTB. Students learn multiple art media and techniques, participate in contests and art shows as well as sell art on and Blue Umbrella.


ACTINGACTS is a community-based program designed to provide opportunities for engagement in the performing arts for individuals with all abilities while also encouraging occupational therapy students to understand the empowerment of human capabilities through the arts. This is a community partnership between The OT Department at ACHE and Bost, Inc.


DANCEDancing classes are offered at both the Adult Day Center and the Bost Preschool in partnership with Western Arkansas School of Ballet. Students learn stretching, ballet and jazz movements.


  • Acting Creates Therapeutic Success (ACTS)
  • The OT Department at the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education
  • Western Arkansas School of Ballet
  • Arkansas Art Council
  • Art on the Border Art Show & Sale
  • Blue Umbrella



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Support could range from purchasing supplies to sponsoring an art exhibition. Shop needed supplies on our Amazon Smile Prime Wish List.


LaDawna Dilman

ArTs at Bost Coordinator


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