Renovations Wrap at the Verona Supervised Apartments; More Improvements Slated

September 26, 2019
The Arc of Essex County’s property management team continues to focus on strategic capital improvement updates.  During the month of September, bathroom renovations were completed at the Verona supervised apartments, gutting the space and installing… Read More

Openings Available in Children’s Saturday Recreation Program

September 26, 2019
The Arc of Essex County’s Children’s Saturday Recreation program for individuals ages 5-21 years old is accepting new participants.  This group respite program, which meets three Saturdays each month for approximately 6 hours and features a 1:3 staff… Read More

Stepping Stones Visits the Turtle Back Zoo

September 24, 2019
The Arc of Essex County welcomed students back to its Stepping Stones School on Thursday, September 5th and everyone has been busy learning ever since.  They kicked off the beginning of the school year with a much anticipated field trip to the Turtle… Read More

The Arc Remembers Shakia Reeves

September 19, 2019
Also known as KeKe to friends and staff, Shakia joined The Arc of Essex County’s Opportunity Zone Day Program in March of 2014. Best remembered by her infectious smile, she also took great pride in her appearance, making sure to always look her best.… Read More

Pre-Vocational Job Training Program Continues to Expand

September 16, 2019
The Arc of Essex County marked the beginning of Disability Employment Awareness Month with an expansion of our prevocational and job training programs.  Kwame, Sharif, Steven, and Melvin, who graduated from the Villa program in July, began their work… Read More