Top 10 Things to Know About Choosing a Camp

February 2, 2017
As camp applications hit mailboxes, and families begin researching and applying for camp, The Arc of Essex County is happy to provide a top 10 list of things you need to know about applying for summer camp for your loved one with an intellectual or… Read More

The Arc to Celebrate Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month with Photo Contest

January 30, 2017
Get your cameras out and your photos ready!  The Arc of Essex County will launch a photo contest in conjunction with Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month this March.  We're looking for photos of your loved ones that celebrate their unique… Read More

Team Captain Interest Meeting to be Held Thursday, March 2 at 6:30 p.m.

January 25, 2017
Are you interested in forming a corporate or family walk team for the 19th Annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest?   Email or call Heather Comstock, Senior Director of Development and Communication at or… Read More

The Arc's Saturday Children's Respite Program Enjoys a Recreation Day with the GECC in Montclair

January 23, 2017
On Sunday, January 21st, attendees of The Arc of Essex County's Saturday Children's Respite program visited the Montclair Cooperative School for an afternoon of sports and fun with the Greater Essex County Chapter (GECC) of Jack and Jill of America,… Read More

Deputy Commissioner of the NJ Department of Human Services, Dr. Dawn Apgar Visits The Arc

January 19, 2017
On Tuesday, January 17th, Dr. Dawn Apgar the Deputy Commissioner of the NJ Department of Human Services visited John Over, a day program attendee and resident of The Arc of Essex County.  Meeting at The Arc's Livingston CRC day program, Ms. Apgar… Read More