Self Advocate Caryn Bushko Appointed to The Arc’s Advisory Board

June 17th, 2020

During the June Board meeting on Tuesday, June 16th, self-advocate, resident, and Day Program attendee of The Arc of Essex County, Caryn Bushko, was appointed to The Arc’s Board of Directors as an advisory board member. 

Caryn joined The Arc family in 2015.  Since then, she has participated in nearly every type of program offered by The Arc including Day Habilitation, Recreation & Respite, and Camp Hope.  She is also a resident of the Roseland Group Home and active in many clubs and activities. 

An outgoing and cheerful person, Caryn has formed lasting friendships and mutual respect with her peers and staff alike.  She brings to the board a well-rounded perspective and strong voice as self-advocate.