The Arc of Monmouth serves over 1,400 individuals each year at 20 locations throughout Monmouth County.
Here is an overview of services and supports provided by The Arc of Monmouth: (Click on each program heading for more information):
THE ACHIEVEMENT ZONE
A transition option for young adults 18-25 who have completed their education requirements.
Through four “Achievement Centers”, individuals are offered a variety of activities tailored to specific needs (social skills, vocational and more).
ADVOCACY IN EDUCATION
Services include telephone consultation, Individual Education Plan (IEP) review and assistance formulating an advocacy strategy, attendance at IEP and other educational meetings.
The Red Horse Art Gallery is located in Freehold Raceway Mall. It features artwork by people with disabilities and offers free art classes.
This department arranges matches between persons with disabilities seeking employment and local employers, and assists the individuals in maintaining employment.
The Ambulatory Care Center (located in The Arc Center) offers cost effective medical, dental and mental health care for persons with developmental disabilities.
INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY SUPPORTS
This department guides individuals and their families to the services that will best serve their personal needs, and helps them to work toward achieving their personal goals.
KEEP ACHIEVING (KACH) AT BROOKDALE
This new program is designed to offer participants a three-year college experience at Brookdale Community College, preparing students for their chosen paid or volunteer career experience.
The Recreation Program offers a wide array of group activities including special events, one day outings and extended overnight trips.
The Arc of Monmouth currently has an array of residential services available, ranging from group homes to Supervised Apartments and Supportive Living.
The Work Opportunity Center (WOC) is a community vocational program. Individuals with disabilities build and strengthen work skills by working on jobs for local businesses.