Chili Cookoff a Hit for Adult Recreation and Respite Participants

February 3, 2020
On Sunday, February 2, members of The Arc of Essex County’s Recreation & Respite program took part in a Super Bowl themed chili cook off.  Split into two groups and donning in chef hats and aprons, the red team created a tasty turkey chili while… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Receives $30,000 CDBG Grant from Essex County

January 31, 2020
On Wednesday, January 29, Senior Director of Asset Management Frank Cinque accepted a $30,000 grant from the Essex County Division of Housing and Community Development for the purchase of a new, wheelchair accessible vehicle. The 2019 community… Read More

Stepping Stones Students Learn About Chinese New Year

January 31, 2020
For the month of January, the students in the Stepping Stones transitional kindergarten class learned all about Chinese New Year.  On Friday, January 24th the students wore red and helped prepare chicken lo mein by chopping vegetables and adding them… Read More

NCI In-Person Survey

January 31, 2020
The Arc of Essex County received the following important DDD Communication regarding an In-Person Survey being conducted.  Families and participants who receive services may be contacted to participate. National Core Indicators: In-Person Survey… Read More

The Arc Expands Opportunity Zone Day Program, Nearly Tripling Space

January 29, 2020
The Arc of Essex County recently wrapped up a large expansion and renovation project at its Opportunity Zone Day Program, nearly tripling the size of the space of the Maplewood location.  The new footprint features all new flooring and bathrooms,… Read More