The Item of Millburn and Short Hills Features 2016 Student Ambassador Sara Solomon

April 13, 2016
Wyoming School fifth-grader Sara Solomon will lead a team of at least 16 at the 18th annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Walk and Family Fun Fest in Bloomfield's Brookdale Park this weekend. Wyoming School fifth-grader Sara Solomon is leading… Read More

Day Programs Compete in Annual Fitness Run/Walk

April 11, 2016
On Wednesday, April 6th The Arc of Essex County's Day Programs competed in their annual fitness run and walk in Orange Park.  The sound of pep talks, team spirit, and encouraging cheers could be heard throughout the park as day program attendees… Read More

Get Inspired - The Erven's Find The Arc

March 27, 2016
According to Halina Erven, her son Adam has a sixth sense for judging people.  In the family’s two year search for a day program, there were no programs that lived up to their expectations and where Adam wanted to stay.  Per state protocol, the… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Launches Formal Planned Giving Program

March 21, 2016
After years of support provided by The Arc of Essex County to her son Stephen, Jessie McCoy was looking for a way to make an impact.  She decided to leave a portion of her estate to The Arc in gratitude for the loving care and unwavering support… Read More

Get Inspired - A Lifetime with The Manfra's

March 21, 2016
In the past 40 years, a lot has changed for Joe Manfra.  But one thing has remained the same – The Arc of Essex County has been a constant in his life.  Joe and his family were first introduced to The Arc more than 40 years ago.  Since then, Joe… Read More