Remembering Treasured Consumers

December 22, 2015
Michael Zablocki joined The Arc family in 1982, residing at the Nutley, Bloomfield, Belleville, and Seven Oaks Group Homes. While living at Belleville, Mike became best friends with another resident, John. They spent 20 years together, enjoying… Read More

The Arc of Essex County Spreads Holiday Cheer

December 22, 2015
The Arc of Essex County celebrated the holiday season in style with a number of our consumers this December.  Residents of The Arc of Essex County group homes and day program participants joined members from the West Essex UNICO on Sunday, December… Read More

Welcome Anthony Home for the Holidays by Contributing to the 2015 Holiday Appeal

December 11, 2015
Before moving into his very own apartment, Anthony Bushko was carrying the weight of the world on his shoulders juggling family obligations.  That all changed in late September when he moved into an apartment through The Arc of Essex County’s… Read More

Stepping Stones Footprint Expands; Shapiro Center Relocates to New Central Location

November 23, 2015
This Fall, The Arc of Essex County unveiled a new Stepping Stones logo and wrapped a seven month expansion and renovation project increasing the agency’s presence in Roseland.  By acquiring space on the first floor of the Stepping Stones School, The… Read More

Board Members, Volunteers, and Friends Remembered for Dedication

October 21, 2015
Ron Carr, Sr. of Fairfield was a member of The Arc of Essex County for more than 45 years.  During his time with The Arc, Mr. Carr also served in a variety of leadership positions including a stint as Board President from 2002-2006.  He also… Read More