The Arc of Essex County's Residential Corner - June Openings

May 30th, 2018

For individuals seeking a community living placement, The Arc of Essex County has the following June 2018 openings:

Only a Few Spots Remain!  The Park Place Apartments Program

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The Arc of Essex County is now accepting placement requests for our newest property – The Park Place apartments program.  Creating six supervised and supportive living apartments for The Arc of Essex County and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, this newly constructed, apartment style living community is located in Irvington.  Contact us if you are interested in openings.

Respite Group Home

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Are you heading out of town for an upcoming business trip, wedding celebration, or planning a medical procedure that requires overnight or rehab recovery?  Do you need coverage for your loved one with an intellectual or developmental disability?  The Arc of Essex County’s Respite Group Home can help.  Accommodating up to 6 residents, the home is designed to provide a caring and supportive stay during planned or unplanned respite events.  The home features:

  • 24/7 Staff Supervision
  • Large, 2-Story, Single Family, Colonial-style Home
  • Designed to create a family-like setting in which consumers can feel comfortable until they transition into permanent housing or return home
  • Staff is prepared to manage behavioral issues and additional supports based on the needs of the individual
 

Verona Supervised Apartments (1 Vacancy)

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  • 1 Bedroom Available in a 3-Bedroom Supervised Apartment
  • 24/7 Staff Supervision
  • Large 2 Family Home with Great Front Porch
  • Located near public transportation and within walking distance of Verona's downtown shopping & restaurants and the beautiful Verona Park
  • Current roommates are males ranging in age from early 20’s to late 40’s.  They enjoy spending time pursuing their own interests such as reading, watching TV, being active, and socializing with friends, and occasionally participate in community activities as a group.
 

Maplewood Supervised Apartments (2 Vacancies)

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  • 24/7 Staff Supervision
  • Condo-style Living in a 3rd Floor Unit with Elevator
  • Located near public transportation and within walking distance to Maplewood's downtown shopping & restaurants
  • Neighbors are younger and enjoy socializing and participating in community events
 

South Orange Supportive Living Apartment (1 Vacancy – Supports Program Waiver Eligible Only)

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  • 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
  • Located near public transportation and within walking distance to South Orange's vibrant downtown
 

Maplewood Supportive Living Apartment (2 Vacancies – Community Care Waiver Eligible Only)

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  • Minimal Community Living Support Needs; Access to an emergency on-call system for added safety 24 hours a day
  • Townhome-Style Community
  • Located near public transportation and within walking distance of Maplewood's downtown shopping & restaurants

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 Director of Residential Service, Rebecca Lorusso via email at rlorusso@arcessex.org or by calling (973) 535-1181 ext. 1270.