Arc of Atlantic County residential services support adults living
in the community. Our focus is on ensuring that people
live where they want in an environment that supports their health,
safety, social life and family and community contacts.
All people who live in one of our residential programs must have received
eligibility through the New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities
our agency has grown, so have the options for residential living.
Today, The Arc supports approximately 50 people in nine group homes,
42 people in 25 supervised apartments as well as individuals
through our supportive and independent living programs.
All of our residential properties are fully licensed by the Division
of Developmental Disabilities.
have nine group homes throughout Atlantic County. All are
staffed 24-hours a day, 7 days a week with qualified and dedicated
Arc employees. Every home has between three and six residents.
HERE for more information on our Group Homes
have 25 apartments in five separate apartment complexes in Atlantic
County. Typically two individuals share an apartment.
Staff are on site in each complex 24-hour a day, 7 days a week
and provide support based on individuals' needs. Individuals
have an added degree of independence in this program. (link to
individual page for each apartment complex)
HERE for more information on our Supervised Apartments.
& Independent Living
There are approximately 60
individuals receiving services through this program. Typically,
they live on their own or share a house or apartment with a friend
or significant other. Six have purchased their own home.
The Arc staff provides support between four and 15-hours per week
based on peoples' needs.
CLICK HERE for more information on our Supported and Independent Living