The Arc of Essex County Receives $1,600 grant from Primepoint Assist Leader Program with NJ Devils

April 26, 2018
Primepoint, in collaboration with the Prudential Center and the New Jersey Devils, pledge to donate $25 for each Devils' assist during the 2017-2018 regular season, up to $10,000.  In total, the Devils closed the season with 387 assists. Instead of… Read More

New Jersey State Golf Association Youth Foundation Selects Camp Hope as Benefactor

April 23, 2018
Recognizing the impact sports have on all children and adults, the New Jersey State Golf Association (NJSGA) Youth Foundation has selected The Arc of Essex County as the recipient of a three-year grant.  Annual funding from the NJSGA Youth… Read More

Day Programs Compete in Annual Fitness Run/Walk

April 19, 2018
On Wednesday, April 18th The Arc of Essex County’s Day Programs competed in their annual fitness run and walk in Orange Park.  The sounds of pep talks, team spirit, and encouraging cheers could be heard throughout the park as Day Program attendees… Read More

More than 1,200 Votes Cast in Annual Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Photo Contest

April 16, 2018
The Arc of Essex County celebrated Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month in March with a photo contest.  Focused on celebrating the unique personalities and accomplishments of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, The Arc… Read More

Stepping Stones Students Participate in Papermill Playhouse Theater for Everyone Program

April 11, 2018
Throughout the months of March and April, Stepping Stones students were engaged in the Papermill Playhouse’s Theater for Everyone program.  The six-week program teaches children of all abilities about the performing arts, self-expression, and arts… Read More