Livingston Patch Covers the Annual HAP Holiday Party

December 12, 2014
The Arc of Essex County, a 501c3 organization dedicated to helping children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), hosted the 25th annual Home Assistance Program (HAP) holiday party at the Knights of Columbus in… Read More

Tributes from May 8 - December 4, 2014

December 5, 2014
Thank you for so many tributes!  Tributes are a beautiful way to acknowledge those you care for, and at the same time, help those in need.  To purchase a tribute, please call Stephanie Milot at (973) 535-1181 ext. 1227. Tributes from May 8 -… Read More

A Hero Among Us

November 28, 2014
Bloomfield group home resident, William (Willie) Hubeny, loves to listen to music on his radio after dinner. For Willie, Friday, November 21 started out as a regular day. Following dinner, Willie returned to his room to spend time listening to his… Read More

The Candle Lighters Celebrate 40th Anniversary

November 17, 2014
Forty years ago, The Candle Lighters was established as a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to raising resources for The Arc of Essex County. Since their inception, The Candle Lighters have generated considerable funds, including nearly $80,000/year for… Read More

In Memory of Bernie White

October 17, 2014
On Tuesday, October 14, the New Jersey disability community lost a long time supporter and advocate. Bernard “Bernie” Lewis White, father of The Arc of Essex County Board Member Scott White, served as the Deputy Director of the New Jersey Division of… Read More