Special Young Adults Claims Bulletin Board Contest Victory

April 1, 2019
The Arc of Essex County’s Adult Day Programs celebrated Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month throughout March with a bulletin board contest.  Each Day Program designed a bulletin board with the theme “Everybody Belongs” in mind.  Voting opened… Read More

An Underwater Adventure for The Arc’s Adult Recreation & Respite Program

April 1, 2019
On Saturday, March 30th, The Arc of Essex County’s Adult Recreation and Respite Program visited the State Theater New Jersey in New Brunswick for B-The Underwater Bubble Show.  Transformed into a dreamlike, underwater atmosphere, attendees enjoyed a… Read More

Remembering John Schettine

March 29, 2019
John Schettine joined The Arc of Essex County family more than 10 years ago when he moved into the Claremont supervised apartments.  A Barringer High School graduate, John volunteered at Mountainside Hospital for 12 years and was voted Volunteer of… Read More

Spring/Summer 2019 Adult Recreation Calendar Now Available

March 28, 2019
Is your loved one interested in educational programming, community experiences, seasonally-themed events, and weekend group respite programs?  If so, The Arc of Essex County's Spring/Summer 2019 Adult Community Inclusion, Recreation, & Respite… Read More

Group Homes Receive Kitchen and Bathroom Renovations

March 26, 2019
The Arc of Essex County’s property management team continues to focus its energy on strategic capital improvement updates.  During the month of March, kitchen renovations were completed at the Ashwood and Oakwood group homes, modernizing the… Read More