Home Assistance Program Now Accepting New Families

January 15, 2018
The Arc of Essex County is currently accepting additional families into its Home Assistance Program (HAP). HAP provides services to low income families whose child has an intellectual or developmental disability in the areas of transportation,… Read More

Online Registration Now Open For February 25 Tricky Tray

January 10, 2018
Online registration is now open for The Candle Lighters' 24th Annual Tricky Tray taking place on Sunday, February 25th at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, NJ. This is always an exciting event with amazing baskets, fantastic grand prizes, and lots of fun… Read More

The Arc Receives United Way Grant to Provide Camp Hope Fee Assistance

January 8, 2018
The Arc of Essex County recently received a $5,000 grant from the United Way of Northern New Jersey to provide Camp Hope fee assistance to families in need.  Camp Hope is a seven week summer day camp located in East Hanover that provides children and… Read More

The January 2018 Edition of The Guardian is Now Available

January 5, 2018
The January 2018 edition of The Guardian is now available.  Articles include: HAP Holiday Party a Community Collaboration SYA Wins Annual Day Programs Food Drive Competition Still Time to Contribute to the 2017 Annual Appeal Students at… Read More

New Camp Hope Website Coming Soon

January 3, 2018
The Arc of Essex County is in the process of increasing Camp Hope’s web presence!  Be on the lookout for a new Camp Hope website launching this January.  The website will include detailed information about the summer day camp experience for… Read More