The Arc of Essex County’s Residential Corner – July Openings

July 1st, 2021

For individuals seeking a community living placement, The Arc of Essex County has the following July 2021 openings:

Terrace Group Home (1 Male Vacancy)

  • 1 Bedroom Available in 4-Bedroom Group Home
  • 24/7 Staff Supervision
  • Recently Renovated, Single Family, Ranch-Style Home on a quiet, residential street in West Orange
  • Minutes from Eagle Rock Reservation, shopping, and recreation
  • The residents of this all male group home enjoy picnics at Liberty State Park, bowling, going to the mall to shop, and weekly restaurant nights (pre-COVID)

Nutley Group Home (1 Female Vacancy)

  • 1 Bedroom Available in a 6-Bedroom Group Home
  • 24/7 Staff Supervision
  • Large Single-Family Home on a Quiet Dead-End Street
  • Current roommates range in age from early 30’s to early 60’s.  They are an active and fun loving group, always looking for new things to try.  Pre-COVID, they held parties at their home and enjoyed attending parties hosted by others. They enjoy trips to the movies, restaurants, Medieval Times, the YMCA, and numerous other venues, often making use of The Arc’s recreation clubs.

South Orange Supportive Living Apartment (1 Female Vacancy)

  • 1 bedroom available in a 2-bedroom apartment
  • Minimal community living support needs
  • Access to an emergency on-call system for added safety 24 hours a day
  • Apartment-style living in 5-floor building with elevator
  • Located steps from public transportation and South Orange's vibrant downtown

For additional information about The Arc of Essex County’s residential services, click here.  If you are interested in pursuing independent living at one of the above properties, please contact The Arc’s Senior Director of Residential Services, Rebecca Lorusso via email at or by calling (973) 535-1181 ext. 1270.