Who We Are
The Bost Story

We are Bost.

Communities working together empowering individuals to improve their overall health and achieve greater independence.

Our Mission

People supporting individuals with disabilities and behavioral health needs to meet their life goals.

Local Origins

In 1959 Dr. Roger Bost, a pediatrician in Fort Smith, Arkansas, had a vision for special children. Working with a group of concerned parents, a school for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities was created.

Bost Today

Today, Bost, Inc. is an outgrowth of Dr. Bost’s dream. Bost, Inc. has become a  leader in Arkansas for services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, behavioral health needs, and other related conditions.

Our Reach

Currently, the agency touches over 1,000 men, women, and children with developmental disabilities and behavioral health needs on a daily basis in Arkansas with a wide range of services and programs. Bost, Inc. is a community-based, not-for-profit agency dedicated to developing services for and providing services to individuals in Arkansas who have mental and developmental disabilities, behavioral health needs, and other related conditions.

Bost Tomorrow

Bost continues to offer programs & services for both children & adults with developmental disabilities and behavioral health needs so they can live, work and thrive in their own community. People empowering people.  #iambost #wearebost

Who We Are The Bost Story