February 5: Coronavirus Update from the CEO

February 5, 2021
Dear Members of The Arc Family: The progress in COVID response that began last month continues as we move into February, 2021 and that progress has been notably experienced at The Arc of Essex County. The expanded and clarified 1A vaccine… Read More

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

February 3, 2021
For individuals seeking a community living placement, The Arc of Essex County has the following February 2021 openings: NEW! Cedar Grove Group Home 1 Bedroom Available in a 5-Bedroom Group Home 24/7 Staff Supervision Large Single Family Home… Read More

2021 Camp Hope Applications Available This Month

February 1, 2021
The Arc of Essex County is currently accepting returning camper applications for the 2021 camp season which will run from June 28 - August 13, 2021.  The Arc will begin accepting new camper applications on February 15.  Only digital applications… Read More

Remembering Members of The Arc Family

January 28, 2021
Phillip Milici joined The Arc of Essex County family as a young boy when he began attending Camp Hope.  He would later enroll in The Arc’s day programs and become a 30-year resident, most recently calling the Cedar Grove group home, home.  Phillip… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Offers COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

January 27, 2021
On Wednesday, January 27th, The Arc of Essex County, in partnership with Walgreens, hosted a COVID-19 vaccination clinic at its West Caldwell Hub Day Program.  Throughout the day, 168 program attendees, staff, and families received their first dose… Read More