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

The Arc of Essex County's Travel Club to Visit Branson, Missouri in November

April 4, 2017
The Arc of Essex County's Travel Club is busy planning a fun-filled, exciting trip to Branson, Missouri in November 2017.  Known for their renowned dinner theaters and music attractions, the trip to Branson will take place November 2nd - 6th. … Read More

Calling All Golfers! Susan Wright Memorial Golf Outing Scheduled for May 15

April 3, 2017
The family of Susan "Sue" Wright, a parent and long-time volunteer of The Arc of Essex County will host a golf outing in her memory in just over a month, on Monday, May 15th at the Montclair Golf Club at Rock Spring.  Featuring a full day of golf,… Read More

19th Annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest is Less Than One Month Away

March 31, 2017
Spring is here and the 19th Annual Building Tomorrows USATF-sanctioned 5K Run, Family Walk, and Fun Fest is just a few weeks away on Saturday, April 29th. The increasingly warm, sunny weather is the perfect motivation to create a team, register,… Read More

The Arc Acquires an Additional 6,000 Square Feet in West Caldwell for Day Programs

March 30, 2017
During the Fall of 2016 The Arc of Essex County acquired an additional 6,000 square feet of space in the building that houses the Bridges day program.  In the months since, The Arc has been busy working with the landlord to retrofit the space to meet… Read More