The Arc Middlesex County hosted SEEDS program at Samsel Upper Elementary School designed to provide students with an understanding of disabilities in the hope of improving the way that students with disabilities are treated.
Amy Burns, Program Intervention Specialist for The Arc of Middlesex County and founder of the Students Education & Experience Disability Sensitivity (S.E.E.D.S.) program, demonstrates an activity during the program at Samsel Upper Elementary School, Parlin, on Oct. 10.
Mom 2 Mom Focus Group
Posted by Oona Borg on 09/27/2013
Mom 2 Mom will be conducting a focus group to see if there is any interest in starting a support group once a month in Middlesex County. This focus group is open to anyone with a child with special needs, no matter the age or disability.
Date: Monday, October 21, 2013
Time: 7:00pm- 8:30pm
Location: The Arc Middlesex County
219 Black Horse Lane
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
If you are interested in attending this focus group, please contact Emily Meyers at 732-821-1199 ext. 135 or through email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week is September 8th- September 14th!
The U.S. Senate unanimously approved a resolution designating the week beginning September 8 as "National Direct Support Professional Recognition
Week." This is the 6th consecutive year that the U.S. Senate has recognized this essential workforce.
Two hundred DSPs work in our residential, vocational and family support programs. Day in and day out our hard working Direct Support Professionals are committed to providing quality services and supports for individuals with disabilities. Every day they go out into the community and represent The Arc Middlesex County proudly by providing quality supports and services. DSPs are compassionate people that directly improves people's lives.
Everyone at The Arc Middlesex County is so proud and thankful towards our Direct Support Professionals. They not only make a huge impact on our agency, but most importantly they play a huge role in the lives of the individuals and their families, supported at their respective program.
If a Direct Support Professional has made a positive impact in your life, please be sure to let them know!
The Arc of Middlesex County is a private, not-for-profit organization, established in 1949. The organization is dedicated to promoting equal life opportunities for people who have developmental disabilities. We are members of The Arc of New Jersey and The Arc of USA. Visit our affiliate Network 21.