Camp Hope 2015 Filled with Adventures, Sun, and Fun for 130 Campers

August 19, 2015
On Friday, August 14th, Camp Hope’s 59th season came to a close. Throughout the summer, campers old and new enjoyed the seven themed weeks and programs.  Highlights included Around the World in Four Days concluding with a Fourth of July barbecue,… Read More

Corporate and Civic Groups Key to Camp Hope, Kickball Tournament, and Prom Success

July 27, 2015
The Arc of Essex County Day Program’s Prom, the coveted kickball tournament championship, and seven weeks of fun and sun at Camp Hope are spring and summer highlights for many of the individuals who attend day and recreation programs offered by The… Read More

Livingston Patch Covers The Arc of Essex County's Day Programs Prom

July 1, 2015
The Arc of Essex County – a Livingston-based nonprofit that provides support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities - hosted its second annual Day Programs Prom on Tuesday, June 23. Pictured above is Prom Queen Nikita Brown,… Read More

Day Programs Attend Second Annual Shining Stars Prom

June 26, 2015
On Tuesday, June 23rd, The Arc of Essex County crowned the annual Prom king and queen during the 2015 Prom themed “Shining Stars.”  Charles McKinney from Community Link and Nikita Brown from SWOP took home the titles.The prom featured an afternoon of… Read More

Laurie Best, Director of Children's Services, Talks Summer Camp and Recreation with Comcast Newsmakers

June 22, 2015
Laurie Best, Director of Children's Services at The Arc of Essex County recently appeared on Comcast Newsmakers with Jill Horner to discuss the benefits of summer camp and recreation programs for children with intellectual and developmental… Read More