The Arc of Essex County’s Residential Corner - March Openings

March 4, 2021
For individuals seeking a community living placement, The Arc of Essex County has the following March 2021 openings: Cedar Grove Group Home 1 Bedroom Available in a 5-Bedroom Group Home 24/7 Staff Supervision Large Single Family Home Located… Read More

The Arc to Host Craft Beer Open on September 27

March 3, 2021
Save the date for The Arc of Essex County's first ever Craft Beer Open on September 27, 2021.  Taking place at the prestigious Crestmont Country Club in West Orange, New Jersey, this event will feature 18 holes of golf with local, on-course craft… Read More

DCF Funding Applications Available for 2021 Camp Season

March 1, 2021
The New Jersey Department of Children and Families, which serves children up to age 21, is currently accepting requests from families for financial assistance toward the 2021 summer camp season. Completed applications for both financial support… Read More

Virtual Reality Technology Upgrades Made Possible Thanks to Generous Donor

February 22, 2021
Thanks to a generous donation facilitated by Gus Penaranda, The Arc of Essex County recently received 20 virtual reality headsets from North American Wireless Services of New York.  The headsets, coupled with virtual reality software aimed at… Read More

Remembering Matt Long

February 19, 2021
Matt Long joined The Arc of Essex County family more than 20 years ago when he began attending the Livingston Community Resource Center (would later merge with other programs to become part of the West Caldwell Hub).  An easy-going person, Matt had a… Read More