New Playground Installed at Camp Hope

May 23, 2017
The revitalization of Camp Hope continues as the 2017 season quickly approaches.  During the month of May, a brand new, accessible-friendly playground was installed with finishing touches to come and work began on a new splash pad aquatic feature.   … Read More

Susan Wright Memorial Golf Outing Raises $40,000

May 19, 2017
The family of Susan "Sue" Wright, a parent and long-time volunteer of The Arc of Essex County hosted a golf outing in her memory in on Monday, May 15th at the Montclair Golf Club at Rock Spring.  Featuring a full day of golf, lunch, and dinner, the… Read More

Residential Garden Program Returns for 2017

May 17, 2017
On Friday, May 12th former staff member of The Arc of Essex County Al Ianacone and fellow master gardener Sue Langner reopened the residential gardens at The Arc's Claremont, Cedar Grove, and Bloomfield supervised apartments and group home.  After a… Read More

The Arc Seeks Gently Used Dresses for Annual Day Service Prom

May 16, 2017
It's that time of year, once again... prom season! Do you have old formal wear, lightly used dress shoes, and accessories taking up space in your closet? Want to clean out and complete a first-time-prom-goer's look?The Arc of Essex County will let… Read More

Main Street Garden Club Hosts Mother's Day Plant Sale

May 15, 2017
Beginning in late April, members of The Arc of Essex County's Main Street Garden Club began preparing for a Mother's Day Plant Sale by learning how to garden, pot, and decorate flower arrangements. On Friday, May 12th, the club showed off their… Read More