November 2020

How the SCARC Foundation Forged a Virtual Path: Achievements Amid a Pandemic

How the SCARC Foundation Forged a Virtual Path: Achievements Amid a Pandemic The last several months have seen tremendous changes across SCARC’s family of organizations: our services and programs have morphed to protect both residents and
October 2019

Understanding the Signs and Symptoms of Autism

Understanding the Signs and Symptoms of Autism Whether you’re a first-time parent or a seasoned veteran, it’s critical that you learn the signs and symptoms of autism-spectrum disorder (ASD). There are two main reasons for this. The first is
September 2019

Nutrition Planning for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

Nutrition Planning Since our founding more than 60 years ago, SCARC has provided an increasingly comprehensive range of services to individuals living with developmental disabilities and their families. Each one has been thoughtfully designed to
July 2019

Free Tracking Devices for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Available

For many families whose loved ones have conditions like autism, dementia, or other types of developmental or cognitive disabilities, there exists the constant fear that these individuals might wander away and become lost. This is because individuals
July 2019

Support Options for Families of Children with Developmental Disabilities

CSOC & Other Options At SCARC, we offer an array of valuable family-support options for the families of children and teens with developmental disabilities. There are several types of the services, from agency-provided support options to
June 2019

Harvest Home Foods: NJ Food Pantry Serving Sussex County for 20 Years

If you’re reading this, you probably have an idea of what we do here at SCARC. That is, you know we provide services to individuals with developmental disabilities, such as our day-habilitation program and our supported employment program. But
May 2019

SCARC Is Hiring Direct-Support Professionals Now!

DSP Work Opportunities With locations all over Sussex County, SCARC is a community-based organization that serves than more than 650 adults and children with developmental disabilities each year, offering a wealth of opportunities for them to live
May 2019

SCARC Athletes Prepare to Compete in New Jersey Special Olympics This Summer

New Jersey Special Olympics Under the guidance of their dedicated coaches, 24 of our amazing athletes will compete in the powerlifting, swimming, and track-and-field categories at Special Olympics New Jersey’s (SONJ) 2019 Summer Games! SCARC’s
November 2018

Emergency Preparedness for People with Developmental Disabilities

Special considerations for individuals with special needs and their families It’s the time of year when we must start preparing for the snow, ice, and assorted threats that winter will soon be bringing our way.  For individuals with
September 2018

Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund

A resource for families of children with developmental disabilities Meeting the needs of a child with developmental disabilities can get expensive…..really expensive.  Parents, of course, will do everything that they can to make sure that their