Extend your day with peers, have dinner, and socialize. Participants will have the opportunity to participate in meal planning and cooking, and simply enjoy each other’s company.  After Work accommodates individuals 21+ and conveniently provides transportation to and from the program to all LWOLNJ program participants who reside in Essex County.


Weekends are chock-full of fun at LWOLNJ.  A wide range of community and in-center activities are woven into the programming. Activities can include fairs, picnics in the park, bowling, cooking, and arts and crafts. Each 5-hour day includes lunch, snack, and curb-to-curb transportation in Essex County.


Offered Once per Month, LWOL overnight Respite Program provided consumers with a two-night hotel stay,  a supervised fun-filled inclusive weekend (dining out, movies, concerts, etc.) from Friday Evening 5pm to Sunday Afternoon 12pm . 


Providing one-to-one support in the comfort of your home, The Arc’s respite workers can step in so you can recharge, run errands, or tend to personal matters.