Due to State mandated closures, the following programs and services are suspended until further notice: Respite (Aftercare, Saturday Drop-In) programs, the Arcade, and All recreation events/evening clubs. We are currently working to reopen all of our programs. Please continue to check back frequently for further updates or contact us with any questions.

June 30, 2021

Family Supports News

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January 13, 2021

Arc Mercer Agency News

Every year, The Arc Mercer hosts a Gala in the fall to spread awareness of our mission and celebrate the community we serve and those who make our mission possible. Read More

December 03, 2020

Message from the Executive Director

Every day, we are making strides in our plan to reopen our in-person programs and services. In fact, members of our administrative team participate in weekly calls with other provider agencies’ administrative teams throughout the state to share ideas and best practices. Read More

July 16, 2020

News from Family Supports - July 2020

With Arc Mercer Day Programs temporarily halted, we know that keeping consumers engaged can be a challenge. Staying at home all day can be difficult for anyone—especially our consumers who are used to being able to go to Day Program, Recreational Activities, and Social Events every day! Read More

June 23, 2020

Arc Mercer Agency Update

We as an agency have been hard at work to ensure that we are able to best serve our consumers in the midst of COVID-19. Read More

June 19, 2020

The Arc Mercer on Social Equality

The events of the past weeks have been troubling to say the least. The tragic death of George Floyd while in law enforcement custody is now a clarion call to end the abusive tactics that have led to a long list of similar unacceptable tragedies for too long. Read More

May 31, 2020

Message from the Executive Director

The Arc Mercer team is working day and night to ensure that our staff feel safe and supported throughout this crisis, both while at work and at home with their families. Read More

May 19, 2020

Positivity During This Pandemic: The Arc Mercer Takes the Wheel on Accessible Transportation

This past January, the New Jersey Senate Select Committee held a bipartisan hearing for over 15 providers and advocates for the Intellectual or Developmentally Disabled (I/DD) community to discuss the need for greater accessibility of transportation. Steve Cook, Executive Director, had the opportunity to testify at the hearing, representing The Arc Mercer. Read More

March 24, 2020

Family Supports eNewsletter - March 2020

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February 21, 2020

Executive Message eNewsletter - February 2020

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November 15, 2019

2019 Fall Gala

Join us on November 15th as we celebrate our 70th Anniversary at Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, NJ. Read More

May 29, 2019

Arts and Community Integrated Class with TCNJ

Spring is upon us, which means that it’s that time of the year when The Arc Mercer Drama Program collaborates with Adjunct Professor Jennifer Little from The College of New Jersey for a dynamic experience that focuses on community inclusion in Mercer County. Read More