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Is your name in the drawing? 50/50 Tickets Now Available

July 25, 2019
The Arc’s annual 50/50 raffle winner will be chosen in just two months – are you in it to win it? Tickets are now available for purchase and proceeds will benefit The Arc of Essex County. The winning ticket will be drawn on Thursday, October 3, 2019… Read More

Sweet Treats for the Stepping Stones School

July 25, 2019
The beautiful, summer weather has brought with it a wide range of engaging activities for the students at The Arc of Essex County’s Stepping Stones School. On Wednesday, July 24, the Transitional Kindergarten spent time soaking up the sun as the… Read More

Millburn and Beacon Group Homes Reunite for a Paint & Sip Party

July 18, 2019
Last year, the Millburn Group home underwent interior renovations to create greater accessibility for its residents and to upgrade the fire sprinkler system.  While renovations were taking place, residents relocated, with some staying at the Beacon… Read More

The Arc Receives 2 Grants for Camp Hope

July 18, 2019
The Novartis Corporation recently awarded The Arc of Essex County’s Camp Hope a $4,000 grant to provide financial assistance for children and young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities to attend Camp Hope.  Since 2007, Novartis has… Read More

Four Graduate from New Job Sampling Program

July 17, 2019
On Tuesday, July 16th the first cohort of participants in The Arc of Essex County’s new vocational exploration and workplace readiness program completed their training.  A partnership with Villa Restaurant Group, the six-week program provided… Read More

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