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About Us

Arc/Morris is the leading provider of services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families, in Morris County, NJ.

Seven individuals we serve stand in front of a tree holding large letters which spell out Morris.
Seven individuals we serve stand in front of a tree holding large letters which spell out Morris.

Incorporated in 1953 as the Morris County Unit of the New Jersey Parents Group for Retarded Children, Arc/Morris is the largest provider of services for people affected by intellectual and related developmental disabilities and their families in Morris County.

Our Mission

Arc/Morris is dedicated to the care, support, and advancement of people with intellectual and related developmental disabilities and their families.

Our Vision

Arc/Morris envisions a world in which people with intellectual and related developmental disabilities and their families are valued and have the opportunity to achieve their highest level of self-sufficiency, independence, and inclusion.

  • 22 Residential Programs in the Community

  • 15 Years average tenure of staff

  • 3 New Programs in development

  • 500 Family Members and growing

Our Values

Respect

We believe all people deserve respect, love, and understanding. We believe people are fundamentally the same, regardless of ability.

Integrity

We firmly uphold a consistent and unwavering adherence to strong moral and ethical principles and values.

Quality

We strive to deliver the highest quality service possible for all those we serve.

Teamwork

Working well together is one of the keys to our success, and we love to celebrate those who go the extra mile.

Volunteerism

Not only do we receive support from people and groups around the region, the individuals we serve are also known for giving back to their community.

Our Leadership

Salvador Moran

CEO / Executive Director

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Naira Aslanyan

Chief Operating Officer/Associate Executive Director

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Gail Paradise

Assistant Executive Director Residential, Respite Services

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Ann Espada

Assistant Executive Director, Day Services and Recreational Services

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Pavlo Kuievda

Director of Finance

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Theresa Williams

Director of Human Resources

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Jeff Pera

Director of Residential

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Barbara Lissade

Director of Habilitation

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Dawn Rodriguez

Director - Customer Operations

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Antonio Salters

Director of Facilities

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Robert Fontana

Public Relations Director / Executive Assistant

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2021 - 2022 Board of Directors

Michael Basile ('23)

Walter Bender ('23)

Mark DeLotto ('21)

James Gallagher ('22)


Irina Kogan ('22)

Barry E. Levine ('22)


Board Officers

Thomas Horn ('22)

President

Kathleen Hyland ('22)

First Vice-President

Kathleen Ingargiola ('22)

Second Vice-President

Gwendolyn Utberg ('22)

Secretary

Katherine Cascioli

Immediate Past President

Salvador Moran

CEO / Executive Director

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“Their safety and health is what means the most to us.”
Leticia Oppong-Badu, Program Coordinator