Save the Date! 2020 Building Tomorrows Run/Walk Returns April 25

December 30, 2019
Mark your calendars! On Saturday, April 25, 2020 The Arc of Essex County will host its 22nd Annual Building Tomorrows event at The Clipper Pavilion in South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange! The event will once again feature a 5K Run,… Read More

The Arc Remembers Long-Time Board Member John “Jack” Daudt

December 27, 2019
John ”Jack” Daudt was a member of The Arc of Essex County family for more than 35 years serving as a tireless advocate for his son, Ryan, and many others with developmental disabilities.  During his tenure with The Arc, Jack served in various… Read More

#becounted in the 2020 Census

December 27, 2019
The article originally ran on The Arc of the United States blog in September 2019. Are you ready to be counted? The 2020 Census is coming up and it is critical for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families.… Read More

The Arc of Essex County’s Residential Corner January Openings

December 26, 2019
For individuals seeking a community living placement, The Arc of Essex County has the following January 2020 openings: Ashwood Group Home (1 Vacancy) 1 bedroom available in 6-bedroom group home 24/7 staff supervision Recently renovated,… Read More

Developmental Disabilities Training Resource Website Available to NJ Families

December 23, 2019
The Arc of New Jersey, in partnership with The New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities, launched to provide a wide range of information about trainings and support resources for individuals with intellectual and… Read More