The Arc of Essex County’s Residential Corner - May Openings

April 27th, 2021

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


NEW! 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.

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Cedar Grove Group Home (1 Male Vacancy)

  • 1 Bedroom Available in a 5-Bedroom Group Home
  • 24/7 Staff Supervision
  • Large Single Family Home Located a in a Quiet Cedar Grove  Neighborhood
  • Current roommates are males ranging in age from early 30’s to early 60’s.  They enjoy spending time as a group playing board games and pursuing individual interests including playing with their Wii gaming system and watching DVDs.  They also enjoy all their community has to offer including going to the movies, dining out, bowling, carnivals, parties, and more (pre-covid).

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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.