New Issue of “The Turning Point”

The Arc of Monmouth’s official newsletter, The Turning Point, has just been released. In this issue, we are happy to feature: The first message from incoming Board President Joyce Quarles. Tributes to Joseph Giamanco, Jodi Solden and Virginia Matthews. Highlights from the Special Olympics and The Arc’s own XTra Special Olympics. Advance coverage of the…

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Fall Recreation Programs Announced in the New Banner

Each quarter, the Recreation Department releases a new issue of the Recreation Banner. This informative newsletter features upcoming recreation programs. Members receive program discounts and a printed copy of the Banner by postal mail. To become a member, CLICK HERE. To download or print a pdf copy, CLICK HERE. For assistance or questions about program…

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Brett Colby Discusses The Arc’s Services & Anniversary

Monday, August 11, 2014 – Tinton Falls – Director of Development Brett Colby is featured on Comcast Newsmakers for a segment about The Arc’s services, focusing on transition/college programs, Residential offerings and Employment Services. Thank you to Comcast Newsmakers for helping to raise awareness about The Arc and people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

New Survey Assesses Your Transportation Needs

Monmouth County and Together North Jersey are working to find ways to make public transportation in Monmouth County better. While we have done some research and analysis, we really need your input about how you travel around Monmouth County and how you think your travel could be improved. Please take a moment to share your…

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Enter Survey for a Chance to win $100

Are YOU an Adult with Aspergers   ~   Autism   ~   PDD-NOS? Do you ever wish research on the autism spectrum reflected YOUR attitudes, experiences, and opinions? You are invited to participate in an online research study about the experiences and attitudes of individuals on the autism spectrum. Little is known about how adults on the…

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The Arc Congratulates its 2014 Award Recipients

On Tuesday, June 24, The Arc of Monmouth welcomed nearly 100 guests to its Annual Meeting and Awards Reception.  After a sampling of delicious desserts (courtesy of The Arc’s Achievement Centers), outgoing  Board President Roger Trendowski welcomed the audience.  The 2013 Annual Meeting minutes were approved and board members introduced themselves. Bill Mirkin called for…

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Support Group for Caregivers of Special Needs Children & Adults

Presented by Mom2Mom and The Arc of Monmouth Wednesday, June 25, 2014 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. www.mom2mom.us.com The “MOM 2 MOM” Helpline Program University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey You’re caring for your special needs child…Who is caring for you?   The Arc of Monmouth 1158 Wayside Road Tinton Falls, NJ 07712…

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Congratulations, 2014 Graduates!

On Wednesday, May 21, 2014, the Keep Achieving (Kach) at Brookdale program graduated their second class.  Samantha K., Thomas O., Gregory R., Christopher S., Zachary S., Jared W. and Tyshon W. all completed their three years, and will be moving on to many exciting new ventures. Thomas led the audience in reciting the Pledge of…