Day Programs Celebrate First Annual Valentine's Day Party

February 15, 2017
Love was in the air on Tuesday, February 14th as over 100 participants from The Arc of Essex County's day programs celebrated Valentine's Day at the Maplewood Women's Club.  Decked out in red and pink apparel, attendees enjoyed writing valentines to… Read More

Registration Now Open for 19th Annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest

February 10, 2017
Registration is now open for The Arc of Essex County's 19th Annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest on Saturday, April 29th.  The 2017 event will take place at a new location - The Clipper Pavilion at South Mountain Recreation… Read More

The Stepping Stones School Celebrates the 100th Day of School

February 8, 2017
For the past 100 days, Stepping Stones students have been identifying numbers and counting by tens in anticipation of celebrating the 100th day of school. The 100 days of school mascot, Zero the Hero, visited every tenth day with a fun activity or… Read More

The February 2017 Edition of The Guardian is Now Available

February 3, 2017
The February 2017 edition of The Guardian is now available.  Articles include: Top 10 Things to Know About Choosing a Camp Deputy Commissioner of the State Department of Human Services, Dr. Dawn Apgar Visits The Arc "Conquering Change" - The Arc… Read More

"Conquering Change" - The Arc of Essex County Releases 2015-2016 Annual Report

February 2, 2017
Change is a constant in life.  The ability to harness change and take advantage of the opportunities that it presents is what differentiates those that will ultimately succeed.  Since The Arc of Essex County's founding sixty-seven years ago, change… Read More