SYA Wins Annual Day Programs Food Drive Competition

January 5, 2022
Throughout the months of November and December, The Arc of Essex County gathered items for members of our Home Assistance Program (HAP), including 40 coat donations for children and adults, dozens of toys and gifts, and more than 500 non-perishable… Read More

Children’s Recreation Holiday Fun Returns

January 5, 2022
Holiday activities were back in 2021 as part of The Arc of Essex County’s Children’s Saturday Respite activities in December. The children created beautiful holiday ornaments together at the Opportunity Zone in Maplewood, filling and decorating clear… Read More

Save the Date: Building Tomorrows 5K on April 9, 2022 in West Orange

January 5, 2022
We’re back in person and can’t wait to run, walk, and have fun together! On Saturday, April 9, 2022, The Arc of Essex County will host its 24th Annual Building Tomorrows event at the Clipper Pavilion in South Mountain Recreation Complex in West… Read More

The Arc’s Board of Directors Sings in the Season for Residents

January 5, 2022
On Sunday, December 5th, members of The Arc of Essex County’s Board of Directors hosted a virtual caroling party in lieu of their annual Board Caroling event. Eight groups homes tuned in to sing along to their favorite holiday songs, bringing warmth… Read More

Winter-Spring Adult Recreation Catalog Now Available

January 5, 2022
With more than a dozen events to choose among, The Arc of Essex County’s Winter/Spring Community Inclusion, Recreation, and Respite Catalog is packed with fun activities and trips for adult consumers with intellectual and developmental disabilities.… Read More