Oakwood’s Marie Joseph & Rachel Morrieson Recognized as Heroes of 2020 by The Arc of New Jersey

December 3rd, 2020

The Arc of New Jersey recently recognized two additional employees of The Arc of Essex County as Heroes of 2020.  Nominated by Richard and Eileen Stuart, Marie Joseph and Rachel Morrieson lead the Oakwood Group Home, taking exceptional care of the residents day-in and day-out especially amidst the ongoing pandemic. 

“Our daughter Laurie Stuart resides in this home with four other consumers who are fortunate to receive outstanding care, love and programming during these difficult times,” said the Stuarts.  “They have provided communication to family members on a timely basis enabling them to be involved with loved ones even though there is minimal visitation.”

To read more about our Heroes of 2020, visit The Arc of New Jersey website here.  The Arc of Essex County would like to commend all employees, especially Marie and Rachel, for their ongoing dedication and commitment to those we serve during this unprecedented time.