Caldwell Patch Features 2016 Student Ambassador Dominique Macaluso

April 18, 2016
The Mt. St. Dominick Academy student was inspired by her cousin, who is on the Autism spectrum. If you’re seeking inspiring students who care about their classmates with developmental disabilities – or may have one themselves – look no further than… Read More

The Arc's Melissa Soule's Talks Transitioning with Comcast Newsmakers

April 18, 2016
On Wednesday, April 13th Melissa Soules, Director of Business Development for The Arc of Essex County met with Jill Horner of Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the steps individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families will… Read More

The Item of Millburn and Short Hills Features 2016 Student Ambassador Sara Solomon

April 13, 2016
Wyoming School fifth-grader Sara Solomon will lead a team of at least 16 at the 18th annual Building Tomorrows 5K Run, Walk and Family Fun Fest in Bloomfield's Brookdale Park this weekend. Wyoming School fifth-grader Sara Solomon is leading… Read More

Day Programs Compete in Annual Fitness Run/Walk

April 11, 2016
On Wednesday, April 6th The Arc of Essex County's Day Programs competed in their annual fitness run and walk in Orange Park.  The sound of pep talks, team spirit, and encouraging cheers could be heard throughout the park as day program attendees… Read More

Get Inspired - The Erven's Find The Arc

March 27, 2016
According to Halina Erven, her son Adam has a sixth sense for judging people.  In the family’s two year search for a day program, there were no programs that lived up to their expectations and where Adam wanted to stay.  Per state protocol, the… Read More