cconWhether it’s learning new life skills or enjoying social activities, there is always an opportunity to have fun and make new friends through The Arc’s recreation programs for adults with disabilities!

The Recreation Program offers a wide range of activities for adults with disabilities geared toward providing entertainment and socialization opportunities throughout Burlington County. Activities and events for developmentally disabled adults include monthly dances, Nights Out for Dinner, day trips, picnics, Broadway Shows, holiday parties and many other weekly activities.  Go to our EVENTS page and click on our monthly CHECKLIST for schedules and updates of what’s happeniClub connect -Helene and Keyonnang recreation-wise.

Our newest get-together, CLUB CONNECT, is an innovative program that provides community-based and on-site recreational activities two evenings per week. Participants can select from a variety of activities that include physical fitness, board games, improving computer skills, arts and crafts, listening to or making music or just socializing with friends. You can get more information here.

For additional information about the Recreation Program, contact Donna Healey@ (856) 985-7345, or email her at healeydm@aol.com.

For information about our Club Connect program, email Sara Anderson at saraa@arcofburlington.org.


2017-2018 DANCE SCHEDULE

DJ 4Our monthly dances take place on Friday evenings at various locations throughout Burlington County and are open to men and women with intellectual or developmental disabilities and their families. Dances run from 7:00 – 9:30 p.m., and there is a $4.00 admission fee that also includes refreshments or other goodies depending on the dance sponsors. Those attending who require supervision must be accompanied and supervised by a responsible adult, and all others must have an UP-TO-DATE emergency medical form on file with us (available at the entrance of the dances) to allow us to notify an emergency contact should the need arise. Please return the updated completed form to staff at the dance or mail it to The Arc of Burlington County, Recreation Department, 115 E. Broad Street, Burlington, NJ 08016. There is no charge for parents or staff accompanying dancers.
Click here to print out a copy of dance regulations.

 Below are the finalized dances of the  2017 – 2018 season. For weather related questions to see if a dance is being cancelled, contact Donna Healey at (856) 985-7345Dance -Mother's Day 2012 081

Friday, December 8th  Holiday Party and Gift Exchange Delran HS Cafeteria, 50 Hartford Road, Delran, NJ

Friday, January 19, 2018 Country and Western Theme – Burlington County Special Services (main gym), 20 Pioneer Blvd., Mt. Holly, NJ

Friday, February 9, 2018 Casino NightCinnaminson High School (cafeteria), 1197 River Road, Cinnaminson, NJ

Friday, March 16, 2018 (date is still unconfirmed so please check beforehand)Sports Team Night – Wilbur Watts School (cafeteria), 550 High Street, Burlington, NJ

Friday, April 20, 201870s/Tie Dye Night – Samuel Ridgeway School (cafeteria), 300 Delanco Road, Edgewater Park, NJ