2017 5K Run/2 Mile Walk Moves to New Location Save the Date Today!

November 1, 2016
Mark your calendars! On Saturday, April 29, 2017 The Arc of Essex County will host its 19th Annual 5K Run, 2 Mile Walk, and Family Fun Fest at its NEW location, The Waterfront at South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange, New Jersey! The event… Read More

Spooktacular Fun at The Arc of Essex County!

November 1, 2016
With tricks, treats, and the finest Halloween costumes, children and adults in The Arc of Essex County's programs have been celebrating Halloween all month long! On Saturday, October 22, The Arc's group homes, Saturday children's respite program,… Read More

Remembering Ed Zegler - 20-year Member of The Arc Family

October 31, 2016
Ed Zegler first joined The Arc of Essex County in 1996 when he began attending the Avenues Day Program.  He enjoyed his time so much that The Arc of Essex County was at the top of his list for residential services.  He spent his final days among… Read More

Plenty of Ways to Give to The Arc This Holiday Season

October 31, 2016
Save the date! Giving Tuesday, an international day of giving, will take place on November 29th. Giving Tuesday is the perfect opportunity to pay it forward to your favorite non-profit, The Arc! Follow The Arc of Essex County on Facebook and Twitter… Read More

The Arc Receives Funding for New Boiler

October 28, 2016
A $10,000 grant, generously provided by The Hyde and Watson Foundation, has enabled The Arc of Essex County to replace a failing boiler at the Verona supervised apartments in time for the winter season.   This is the fifth grant received from The… Read More