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Get Out The VOTE Guide

October 3, 2017
This article was originally published by The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute on Monday, October 2, 2017. Election Day may seem far away, but November 7th will be here before you know it! That's why The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute created… Read More

The Arc of Essex County’s Residential Corner: October Openings

October 2, 2017
Adulthood is marked by many decisions, the most exciting of which is determining where to live.  For individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), the desire to pursue greater independence is achievable with proper planning and… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Celebrates Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October 1, 2017
The Arc of Essex County is celebrating Down Syndrome Awareness Month (DSAM2017) by encouraging anyone who loves someone or has been touch by someone with Down syndrome to update their social media profile pictures with a custom DSAM2017 filter.  When… Read More

The Arc Launches Stepping Stones Website

September 25, 2017
On September 25th, The Arc of Essex County launched a new Stepping Stones School website.  Featuring robust information, the website aims to share details about the school and curriculum with prospective families and serve as a resource for current… Read More

New Facilitated Individualized Education Program (FIEP)

September 21, 2017
This article was originally published by The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute on Monday, September 11, 2017. Parents and districts now have access to a new program offered by the New Jersey Department of Education called Facilitated IEP. The… Read More

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