The Arc of Essex County Takes Part in Novartis’ Community Partnership Day

April 24, 2015
On Tuesday, April 21st The Arc of Essex County joined forces with Novartis employees for their 19th Annual Community Partnership Day, a day which is marked by Novartis employees volunteering with charitable causes in their communities.Community… Read More

Local Salon Spreads Beauty

April 15, 2015
The owners of Salvatore Angelo Studio 11 salon, in Nutley, New Jersey, not only have careers revolving around beautiful hair and nails, but also exude their inner beauty through their support of The Arc of Essex County and the intellectual and… Read More

A Friendship in the Making... 30+ Years with The Arc... A Story from the 13/14 Annual Report

April 13, 2015
Carol Cox and Renee Pierce have been friends for more than 30 years and roommates for nearly as long.  They first met through The Arc of Essex County’s ARCompany program - a workshop-like program in Orange where participants learn and develop… Read More

What is the ABLE Act and how will it help me? An Article from Hinkle, Fingles & Prior

April 1, 2015
An article from the Hinkle, Fingles & Prior Law and Disability E-Newsletter The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act was recently signed into law by President Obama.   This is an exciting development in special needs planning and the… Read More

The Arc Day Programs Host an Art Exhibition

March 30, 2015
In 1987, Ronald Reagan declared March to be Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. Now, in 2015, The Arc and our program participants continue to lead the way in promoting awareness of the strengths and achievements of Americans with… Read More