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MADISON - Maureen U. Arcand, age 86, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at Agrace HospiceCare, Fitchburg. She was born on Jan. 9, 1929, to Thomas P. and Mary (Statz) Dolohanty in Madison. She graduated from Mount Horeb High School in 1947. She married Bernard Arcand on April 24, 1954, and they were blessed with six children.
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Maureen Arcand passes away on April 29, 2015

Maureen Arcand - The Unstoppable Spirit Memorial Fund has been established by Movin' Out, Inc. at her request and in honor of her decades of never ending work to promote the development of real and ordinary homes for persons who have disabilities. Maureen was laser focused on the importance of everyone having the fundamental need and right for a home; a safe, affordable and accessible home to live, love and laugh in so neighborliness results for everyone. Her devotion to fairness, liberty and common sense resulted in incredible contributions nationally, statewide and locally. Her virtues of honesty and superior listening will guide this important resource and her Unstoppable Spirit will always be the rudder that steers Movin' Out, Inc.

Among her other many, many contributions to our community, Maureen was a long-time member of the Board of Directors of Movin’ Out, Inc. She served as President for much of the time she was on the Board. Maureen's passing truly is a great loss to Movin’ Out as well as to the disability movement locally and statewide. We mourn her passing.

Please make your donation to the Fund by mailing a check payable to

Movin’ Out, Inc.
600 Williamson Street, Suite L-1,
Madison, WI 53703

Please note in the memo section of your check that it is for the Maureen Arcand – The Unstoppable Spirit Memorial Fund.


Maureen Arcand, Unstoppable Spirit

Arcand Award Winners

Five pioneering affordable housing advocates: Kate Kruger, Larry Gleasman, Judy Wilcox, Doris and Gordon Knaack, and James P. Carter were honored recently by Movin’ Out with Arcand Awards. These awards are named to recognize the leadership of Maureen Arcand, a former Movin’ Out board member, former Dane County Board Supervisor, and lifetime disability and housing advocate. More...

The Board of Directors and the staff of Movin’ Out, Inc. are honored to have the opportunity to contribute to the creation of stronger communities by supporting individuals with disabilities and their families to live in safe, affordable housing.

 

If I had my own home…

86 Milwaukeeans with disabilities shared their insights with Movin' Out regarding how their housing could improve and the impact stable housing has on their lives.

The focus group findings are summarized in the report, If I had My Own Home: A Housing Preference Study, prepared by Howard Mandeville

In partnership with people with disabilities and their allies, we create and sustain community-integrated, safe, affordable housing solutions.
Movin' Out offers housing counseling to help household members with the development of a plan to reach their housing goals.

Housing counselors assist people with disabilities and their families throughout Wisconsin to match up what’s affordable and attainable given their specific situation and their desires.

Movin’ Out provides programs for people with disabilities that make housing choices more viable. These include

  1. Gap financing for down payment assistance toward home ownership
  2. Rehab funds for owner occupied housing
  3. Development and management of affordable rental housing.