Group Respite Activities Reunite Participants Through Summer Months

August 30, 2021
The Arc of Essex County was delighted to welcome back participants to in-person Group Respite programs through the summer months, following a 16-month hiatus due to Covid-19. After a successful kickoff with events in July, the Community Support… Read More

Belleville Group Home Receives Donation

August 30, 2021
The residents of The Arc of Essex County’s Belleville group home were thrilled to receive a $2,000 donation to fund the purchase of a new outdoor grill and two outdoor lounge chairs. The donation, made by a trusted community partner, will be… Read More

COVID UPDATE: “Thanx for the Vax” Vaccination Appreciation; Required Vaccine or Testing for Direct Support Professionals

August 30, 2021
As COVID-19 cases are rising once again, the importance of keeping everyone safe and healthy remains high on The Arc of Essex County’s priority list, with vaccines being the strongest weapon against the virus. With that in mind, The Arc of Essex… Read More

Camp Hope Wraps Another Safe and Fun Summer

August 30, 2021
Camp Hope welcomed 165 campers to enjoy safe summer fun this summer, with theme weeks that included pirates, superheroes, and more. Highlights of the seven-week 2021 season included a 65th birthday party for Camp Hope, the annual Camp Car Wash, the… Read More

The Arc of Essex County's Residential Corner - August 2021 Openings

July 29, 2021
For individuals seeking a community living placement, The Arc of Essex County has the following August 2021 openings:   Terrace Group Home (1 Male Vacancy) 1 Bedroom Available in 4-Bedroom Group Home 24/7 Staff Supervision Recently Renovated,… Read More