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Division of Developmental Disabilities Extends Deadline for Camp Funding Requests

April 17, 2017
The Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD), which serves adults 21 years of age and older, extended their financial assistance request deadline for the 2017 summer camp session to Friday, May 19, 2017. Financial aid requests must be submitted… Read More

Remembering Kathy Acox

April 12, 2017
Last month, The Arc of Essex County celebrated the life of long-time employee and beloved friend to many consumers, Kathy Acox.  Kathy joined The Arc of Essex County as a consumer support specialist in 1995.  During her tenure with The Arc, Kathy’s… Read More

Lauren Wagenhoffer, Assistant Director of Adult Services, Honored as NJSSAN’s Advisor of the Year

April 10, 2017
On Saturday, April 8, The Arc of Essex County’s Assistant Director of Adult Services, Lauren Wagenhoffer, was honored as the New Jersey State-wide Self Advocacy Network’s Advisor (NJSSAN) of the Year.  The award was given out during the 12th Annual… Read More

The April 2017 Edition of The Guardian is Now Available

April 7, 2017
The April 2017 edition of The Guardian is now available.  Articles include: Voting Opens Monday for the Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Photo Contest The Arc of Essex County's Day Program Participants Host Second Performance at Lyric… Read More

Voting Opens Monday for the Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Photo Contest

April 7, 2017
Throughout the month of March, friends and family of The Arc of Essex County submitted photos of their loved ones that celebrate their unique personalities and demonstrates their enthusiasm to achieve.  The Arc received more than 50 submissions and… Read More

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