The Arc Launches Stepping Stones Website

September 25, 2017
On September 25th, The Arc of Essex County launched a new Stepping Stones School website.  Featuring robust information, the website aims to share details about the school and curriculum with prospective families and serve as a resource for current… Read More

New Facilitated Individualized Education Program (FIEP)

September 21, 2017
This article was originally published by The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute on Monday, September 11, 2017. Parents and districts now have access to a new program offered by the New Jersey Department of Education called Facilitated IEP. The… Read More

Day Programs Carnival Delights Attendees

September 15, 2017
On Wednesday, September 13th, attendees of The Arc of Essex County’s Day Programs enjoyed a day at the carnival.  Coordinated by The Arc’s Day Services team, the carnival took place at the Knights of Columbus lodge in Summit and featured more than 20… Read More

Wells Fargo Awards The Arc $5,000 Towards New Boiler

September 8, 2017
Wells Fargo recently awarded The Arc of Essex County a $5,000 grant towards the replacement of the boiler at the Bloomfield Group Home.  The Bloomfield group home was acquired in 1980 and provides residential services to 6 adults with intellectual… Read More

Sue Brand, Director of Education and Early Childhood on Comcast Newsmakers

September 8, 2017
Sue Brand, Director of Education and Early Childhood for The Arc of Essex County recently joined Jill Horner of Comcast Newsmakers in the studio to discuss our early intervention and education services provided to children with intellectual and… Read More