The Candle Lighters Rock the 21 in Honor of World Down Syndrome Day

March 26, 2015
The Arc of Essex County would like to recognize the generous contributions and efforts of three Stepping Stones parents and Candle Lighters who hosted a Rock the 21 event on March 21 at the Hyatt on the Hudson.  The event celebrated people with Down… Read More

TAPinto Livingston Highlights HAP's Participation is New Shoes Initiative

March 24, 2015
The Arc of Essex County has announced that it has been selected as an official partner of Payless GivesTM Shoes 4 Kids, an annual giving program from Payless ShoeSource. As an official partner, on March 18, The Arc of Essex County, distributed… Read More

The Candle Lighters 20th Annual Tricky Tray Raises More Than $55,000

March 23, 2015
The Candle Lighters, a 501c3 organization dedicated to assisting the growth and well-being of children with intellectual and developmental disabilities by raising funds for The Arc of Essex County programs in need of financial support, hosted their… Read More

Home Assistance Program Families Shop for New Shoes

March 23, 2015
On Wednesday, March 18 nineteen families in the Home Assistance Program (HAP) went on a group shopping trip to the East Orange Payless ShoeSource to participate in the Payless GivesTM Shoes 4 Kids program.  By participating in the Payless GivesTM… Read More

The Progress Highlights Upcoming Autism Awareness Event

March 19, 2015
Raymour & Flanigan, 531 Route 46, will host an Autism Awareness Open House event from 5 to 9 p.m.  on Wednesday, April 8. The event will feature local community vendors providing fun, refreshments and prizes. This event will benefit The Arc of… Read More