Does Your Child Turn 21 After July 1?

April 22, 2019
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a federal law that requires schools to serve the educational needs of eligible students with disabilities.  Under this law, students with specific disabilities are provided free public… Read More

Livingston Kiwanis Annual Barry Ross/Arc Day Karnival Returns Saturday, May 11

April 18, 2019
Individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities of all ages and their families are invited to attend the annual Barry Ross/Livingston Kiwanis Arc Day Karnival honoring children and adults with special needs on Saturday, May 11th from 11… Read More

Adult Recreation Program Experiences Broadway Talent

April 15, 2019
On Sunday, April 14th The Arc of Essex County’s Adult Recreation Program visited Kean University for a performance from the Doo Wop Project.  Featuring stars of Broadway’s Jersey Boys, a Bronx Tale, & Motown, attendees enjoyed a musical evolution… Read More

Orange Orphan Society Awards $7,500 Grant for Camp Hope Fee Assistance

April 10, 2019
The Orange Orphan Society recently awarded The Arc of Essex County a grant totaling $7,500 to support the agency’s Camp Hope Fee Assistance Project, which will cover camp fees for children up to 18 years of age living in the Oranges or Maplewood. … Read More

Parents Night Out Program Returns Friday, May 17

April 8, 2019
Parents, mark your calendar for a May date night! On Friday, May 17th, The Arc of Essex County will host a Parents Night Out. Drop your kids off at our Stepping Stones School for a night filled with arts and crafts, games, snacks, and a movie, and… Read More