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5K Run and Walk Scheduled for April 25; Student Ambassador Applications Coming Soon

January 5, 2015
Save the date for The Arc of Essex County’s 17th Annual Building Tomorrows 5k run, two-mile walk, and Family Fun Fest scheduled for April 25, 2015 at Brookdale Park in Bloomfield, N.J. This USATF-sanctioned event will raise needed funds to support… Read More

Updates & Resources: Fee-For-Service Transition

January 5, 2015
The New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) anticipates launching their new fee-for-service system beginning July 1, 2015. During the transition from a contract-based service system to a Medicaid-based, fee-for-service system, service… Read More

NJ.com Highlights Gill St. Bernard School Contribution

December 22, 2014
Hundreds of Gill St. Bernard’s students, faculty members, and families in Gladstone offered a helping hand to underserved individuals this holiday season. The many nonprofit organizations that benefited from the philanthropy of the school community… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Rings in the Holidays

December 22, 2014
The holidays were in full swing at The Arc of Essex County this December.  On Wednesday, December 10, the agency gathered at the Knights of Columbus in Livingston where Home Assistance Program (HAP) families were treated to a full holiday experience… Read More

There's Still Time to Contribute

December 19, 2014
When their mother passed away in August of 2013, brothers Bob and Henry had to find a way to merge their lives. Bob, a high-profile attorney, and Henry, who has an intellectual disability, turned to The Arc of Essex County for help. This holiday… Read More

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