The Arc of Essex County Goes Skydiving at iFly Paramus

September 17th, 2019

The Arc of Essex County’s Self Advocacy group joined the New Jersey Self Advocacy Project on Monday, September 16th at iFly Paramus as part of its #HealthyLifestylesProject!  The group channeled their adventurous spirit, overcame fears, and became indoor skydivers for the day!

The Healthy Lifestyles Project (HLP) is a program of The Arc of New Jersey and receives funding through a grant awarded by the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey. The program aims to provide people with intellectual and developmental disabilities with functional education about the importance of healthy choices related to diet, exercise, and stress management.