The Arc Celebrates Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month with a Bulletin Board Contest

February 26, 2019
March marks the beginning of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and participants of The Arc of Essex County’s Day Programs are celebrating with a bulletin board contest.  Each Day Program will design a bulletin board with the theme “Everybody… Read More

The Candle Lighters Raise More than $55,000 During Annual Tricky Tray

February 25, 2019
The Candle Lighters, a 501c3 organization dedicated to raising money for the unfunded and under-funded programs of The Arc of Essex County, hosted their 25th Annual Tricky Tray at Mayfair Farms in West Orange on Sunday, February 24th. With nearly 500… Read More

Feeling Lucky? The Arc’s 50/50 Raffle Returns

February 23, 2019
The Arc’s annual 50/50 raffle returns – $10 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 during the 6th Annual Uncorked & Uncapped:  Wine,… Read More

The Arc of Essex County to Host a Meet the Support Coordination Agencies Night March 6th

February 20, 2019
As New Jersey’s Division of Developmental Disabilities continues to transition to the fee-for-service system and 2019 graduates approach the end of the school year, families will be asked to choose a support coordinator.  Your support coordinator is… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Seeks Counselors in Training for 2019 Camp Season

February 17, 2019
The Arc of Essex County is seeking volunteers for the 2019 Camp Hope season to serve as counselors in training (CITs).  CIT’s play an important role in the day-to-day camp experience, helping to facilitate activities for our campers while learning… Read More