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Arc of Essex Opens New Group Home in Livingston

Jessica Marrone Parkes

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • 6:54am

LIVINGSTON, NJ – On Aug. 20, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVencenzo announced the opening of the ARC of Essex County’s new group home for disabled, low-income adults in Livingston.

"For the new residents, this new home is a milestone achievement in their lives, and provides them the opportunity to live with greater independence and inclusion in the surrounding community,” said Linda C. Luca, the ARC’s Chief Executive Officer. “We are thankful for the support provided by The County of Essex and the Township of Livingston that helped make this project possible.”

The renovation of, and programming for the residence was spearheaded by The ARC of Essex County, with the Essex County Division of Housing and Community Development providing funds from its HOME program to renovate the property.

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