Large Crowd Gathers for Annual Membership Meeting & Financial Planning Workshop

June 19th, 2018

More than 50 members of The Arc of Essex County attended the Annual Membership Meeting & Free Financial Planning workshop hosted on Monday, June 18th at the main office in Livingston.  Presented by Paul Prior of Hinkle, Fingles, Prior & Fischer, P.C., the discussion focused on Financial Planning in the Fee-for-Service World.

Throughout the evening, attendees learned about the importance of guardianship, ABLE accounts, trusts, and estate planning for families of individuals with special needs. To view Paul Prior’s presentation, click here

If you have any questions about how the fee-for-service transition will impact services for your loved one, contact The Arc of Essex County.  Enquiries regarding adults ages 21 and over can be directed to Senior Director of Supports Program Services, Melissa Soules, at or (973) 535-1181 ext. 1262.  Enquiries regarding children under the age of 21 can be directed to Director of Children and Family Services, Laurie Best, at or (973) 535-1181 ext. 1264.