The Arc Celebrates Valentine’s Day

February 15, 2019
Love was in the air throughout the month of February as The Arc of Essex County’s participants celebrated Valentine’s Day.  On Friday, February 8th the Adult Recreation program hosted a mini dance and decorated heart-shaped cookies with white, pink,… Read More

DCF Funding Available for 2019 Camp Season

February 13, 2019
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 2019 summer camp season. Completed applications for both Financial Support… Read More

PSE&G Awards $5K Grant to The Arc

February 12, 2019
PSE&G recently awarded The Arc of Essex County a $5,000 grant to help underwrite Adult Day Programs recreation activities including the 2019 annual Prom and a new End of Summer Blast.  These events provide valuable socialization opportunities for… Read More

Adult Recreation Program Has a Monster Good Time Mini Golfing

February 11, 2019
The Arc of Essex County’s Adult Recreation Program showed off their putting skills on Sunday, February 10th during a Monster Mini Golf session in Fairfield. The indoor, monster-themed course featured 18 holes of glow-in-the-dark fun! After a rousing… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Receives $29,400 CDBG Grant from Essex County

February 9, 2019
Thanks to a 2018 community development block grant (CDBG) from Essex County, The Arc was able to purchase a new 12 –person, wheelchair accessible vehicle that features track seating giving The Arc flexibility to accommodate more wheelchair-bound… Read More