Early Intervention

The Arc of Warren County provides a unique Early Intervention (EI) experience for families of infants and toddlers from birth to 3 years old with developmental delays or disabilities.

Community-Based Supports

Community-Based Support is designed to strengthen and promote families who provide care within the family home for a family member with intellectual/developmental disabilities.

Community Living Arrangements

The Arc of Warren County has provided residential services for adult men and women with various developmental disabilities since opening our first group home in 1982. Currently we serve 81 individuals in 16 group homes and two supervised apartment programs throughout Warren County.

Arc Foundation

The Arc Foundation was established in 1998 to provide a continuum of funding to help assure the financial security of Arc programs for people with developmental disabilities.

Our Mission

The Arc, Warren County Chapter, Inc. is dedicated to helping people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities to live a good life–one where they have a chance to fulfill their potential, make choices, be as independent as possible, work, make friends and otherwise blend into society.

Camp Warren

Camp Warren Education and Recreation Center Summer Camp Program – providing quality camping experiences since 1962. Located in rural Warren County, Columbia, NJ, the camp is dedicated to providing quality service and supports for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

The Arc of Warren County, New Jersey

Dedicated to helping people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities to live a good life

The Arc of Warren County serves more than 1,100 people annually…

…including persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their family members. County-wide programs include community living arrangements (residential), community based supports, respite, Saturday programs, advocacy, recreation, summer camp, Special Olympics training, early intervention, and a wide variety of social services.

Careers at The Arc of Warren County are fulfilling…

If you are interested in making a difference in the lives of people, maybe a career at The Arc of Warren County is right for you.  The Arc of Warren County offers excellent benefits and generous paid time off. Learn more about opportunities at The Arc of Warren County by visiting our Careers page.

 

Announcements & Upcoming Events

2020 Golf Classic!

Please click the link below to register for The Arc of Warren County and The House of the Good Shepherd’s Golf Classic on September 14, 2020 at Hawk Pointe Country Club. Join us for a fun-filled day of golf, food and more. There are many sponsorship opportunities available for the Golf Outing. Please note that this outdoor event will adhere to the current COVID-19 regulations under the New Jersey mandate with regard to social distancing and wearing masks. Proceeds benefit The Arc Foundation and The Shepherd’s Fund. Questions should be directed to Annamaria Lalevee at (908) 223-0884 or alalevee@arcwarren.org.

The Arc of Warren County and The House of the Good Shepherd Join Forces for First Golf Classic

Washington, N.J., July 30, 2020 – The Arc of Warren County and The House of The Good Shepherd will join forces for the first time to hold a Golf Classic at 8:30 a.m. and running through the end of the day on September 14, 2020 at Hawk Pointe Golf Club in Washington. Attendees and sponsors will be supporting both The Arc Foundation and The House of the Good Shepherd’s special charity called The Shepherd’s Fund.

Don’t Miss The 2nd Annual Arc of Warren County Food Truck Fest at Donaldson Farms on August 8, 2020

Washington, N.J., July 21, 2020 – Don’t miss The 2nd Annual Arc of Warren County Food Truck Fest at Donaldson Farms in Hackettstown, New Jersey this summer. The outdoor fundraiser is to be held from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. on August 8, 2020. It includes more than a dozen gourmet food trucks, craft beer and hard seltzer, live bands, a DJ, and farm-fun safe activities throughout the day. The event will benefit The Arc of Warren County.

Hackettstown Rotary Foundation to Name Warren County Technical School Scholarship in Memory of Longtime Executive Director of The Arc of Warren County Foundation and Rotary Member

Hackettstown, N.J., April 20, 2020 – Starting this spring, The Hackettstown Rotary Club will be sponsoring a $1,000 annual scholarship for a graduating senior from Warren County Technical School named in memory of Hackettstown Rotary Club member, Kevin Guyette. This is a new scholarship that is made possible as a result of fundraising efforts by Hackettstown Rotary Club. The Club currently sponsors two annual scholarships to seniors graduating from Hackettstown High School.

The Arc of Warren County Surpasses its Goal for the 30th Annual Radiothon

Washington, N.J., July 22, 2020 – The Arc of Warren County’s 30th Annual Radiothon with WRNJ Radio surpassed its goal of $66,000 thanks to the commitment of co-chairs Norman Worth, President and Managing Partner of WRNJ and Jim Travis of SASCO Otterstedt Insurance, and the generosity of its longstanding donors and many new supporters. To date this event has raised over $68,500.

Annual Radiothon with WRNJ

The Annual Radiothon with WRNJ fundraiser took place place on June 17, 2020. The day was filled with programming that focused on the positive impact that The Arc of Warren County has had on many lives. 

For more information, click here for the press release.

 

Give a Tribute Gift From the Heart

Honor your loved one with a financial gift to The Arc of Warren County. Your donation can be made in honor, in memory, or for a special occasion. Simply specify the name of your loved one and the tribute message. Your gift, with your permission, will be listed with others who are providing a tribute to your loved one…

Become a Member of The Arc of Warren County

Membership for The Arc of Warren County is renewed each January. The cost is $25 for an individual and $50 for a family.  Member benefits include:

  • Voting rights for the Board of Director Annual Meeting
  • Informational breakfasts
  • Discount for Serendipity
  • Invitations to informational events that focus on issues of concern for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their caregivers.

Please e-mail alalevee@arcwarren.org or call (908) 223-0884.

TESTIMONIAL

“The Early Intervention Staff are extremely professional and genuine and have the best intentions for the families that they help. This is not just a job for them. They go above and beyond.”

– Yerkis Fleming, Early Intervention Parent.

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“My family feels very comfortable knowing that I am receiving great care through The Arc of Warren County. They do not need to worry about my well-being. It helps that everyone is very friendly and helps each other out.”

– Jill Young, Resident of The Arc of Warren County.

TESTIMONIAL

“After Aerilyn was born we were told to take her home to prepare for the worst. I had no one to talk to, was home alone caring for my child 24/7 and focusing on the gravity of my situation. Luckily, I was eventually referred to The Arc of Warren County’s Early Intervention program. They helped pave the way to provide us with much needed services.”

– Miriellys Colon, Past Recipient of Early Intervention Services.

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“We were not prepared to face our daughter’s medical challenge by ourselves and because of The Arc of Warren County’s Service Coordination program we were not alone in this journey. The path was cleared to ensure our success. In fact, I cannot properly describe how thankful I am that this resource was available to us. ”

– Kristen Yankoski, Past Recipient of Service Coordination Services.

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 “Everyone we have encountered and worked with from scheduling to therapy felt like an extension of our family.  We genuinely felt their compassion and dedication to our children.”

– Michele Lohman, Recipient of Early Intervention Services.

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“In five months my son has gone from having a very small vocabulary to knowing all of the letters in the alphabet, the numbers 1 through 12, a bunch of colors and the name of animals.  The professionals who worked with my son helped him find his voice.  The tips and tricks that they taught him have made such a difference.”

– Mary Dove, Early Intervention Parent.

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“My son can now eat solid food and his motor skills have improved. Honestly, I would not know if we would have progressed so well without the Early Intervention Program.”

– Rebecca Griffin, Early Intervention Parent.

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“All the staff that my son and I had the pleasure of meeting are helpful, caring and understanding at all times. The services my son received helped him socially with his peers and family members. It helped me develop the understanding of him being non-verbal.”

– Maria Herrera, Early Intervention Parent.

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“All of my daughter’s instructors explain everything they are doing and why. This has helped me learn what I need to do for her.”

– Molly McMcLaughlin, Early Intervention Parent.

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“Our son is improving. He has been more social and is trying to say his b’s, p’s and m’s.”

– Krystal Swistack, Early Intervention Parent.