Day Programs Compete in Annual Fitness Run/Walk & Fundraising Competition

April 26, 2019
On Thursday, April 25th The Arc of Essex County’s Day Programs laced up their sneakers for the annual fitness run and walk at Under Hill Park in Maplewood.  The sounds of pep talks, team spirit, and encouraging cheers could be heard throughout the… Read More

The Arc of the United States Seeking Survey Participants

April 23, 2019
The Arc of the United States has partnered with The Council on Quality and Leadership to conduct research to find out where people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families live and why they decided to live there.… Read More

Does Your Child Turn 21 After July 1?

April 22, 2019
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a federal law that requires schools to serve the educational needs of eligible students with disabilities.  Under this law, students with specific disabilities are provided free public… Read More

Livingston Kiwanis Annual Barry Ross/Arc Day Karnival Returns Saturday, May 11

April 18, 2019
Individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities of all ages and their families are invited to attend the annual Barry Ross/Livingston Kiwanis Arc Day Karnival honoring children and adults with special needs on Saturday, May 11th from 11… Read More

Adult Recreation Program Experiences Broadway Talent

April 15, 2019
On Sunday, April 14th The Arc of Essex County’s Adult Recreation Program visited Kean University for a performance from the Doo Wop Project.  Featuring stars of Broadway’s Jersey Boys, a Bronx Tale, & Motown, attendees enjoyed a musical evolution… Read More