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The Arc Report

A monthly series addressing the needs of the disabled, on the 3rd Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m., hosted by Arc representatives Bill Gordon and Lisa Conley.
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The Arc Report
(Oct 21, 2013) Play Dowanload

Co-hosts Lisa Conley and Bill Gordon were joined by Tina Grant. Tina is the Director of Donor and Agency Relations for the United Way of Gloucester County and she gives updates on how their current campaign is going.

The Arc Report
(Sep 16, 2013) Play Dowanload

Co-hosts Lisa Conley and Bill Gordon were joined by the Director of the Arc Gloucesters Tuckahoe Respite House, Jennifer Bergmann. Jennifer explains what respite means and how she considers the Tuckahoe Respite House as a hotel and that those staying there are guests.

The Arc Report
(Aug 19, 2013) Play Dowanload

Host Bill Gordon speaks with the owner of Adlers Pharmacy and returning guest, Mark Adler. Mark talks about how Adlers Pharmacy supplies prescriptions to the residents of The Arc Gloucesters seventeen Group Homes and also mentions that he was the Event Sponsor of the 2013 Arc Gloucester Walkathon and 5k Run.

The Arc Report
(Jul 15, 2013) Play Dowanload

Host Bill Gordon and co-host Lisa Conley spoke with Dr. David Sharpio of the Brain Balance Achievement Center in Glassboro, NJ. Dr. Sharpio talks about what makes the Brain Balance Achievement Center different than your normal learning centers and the different techniques used to increase brain age. He also gives some practical tips o help reduce sensory overload.

The Arc Report
(Jun 17, 2013) Play Dowanload

Co-hosts Lisa Conley and Bill Gordon were joined by Bonnie Crosby, Director of Pegasus the Arts; a creative arts program for Special Needs adults. Bonnie talks about Pegasus the Arts and their upcoming summer fundraisers, including her participation in Dancing with the Gloucester County Stars. Bonnie also mentions the reasoning behind the name, Pegasus the Arts.

The Arc Report
(May 20, 2013) Play Dowanload

Co-hosts Lisa Conley and Bill Gordon were joined by Kurt Straub, an award winner who was once a camper at Camp Sun 'N Fun and now is a member of the camp staff, and Angie Topping, winner of the Supervisor of the Year award from the Arc Gloucester and a group home supervisor. Straub talked about what it was like to go from being a camper to an employee at Camp Sun 'N Fun. Topping discussed her work at Sedgwick House, a group home for Arc Gloucester consumers.

The Arc Report
(Apr 15, 2013) Play Dowanload

Host Bill Gordon and cohost Lisa Conley spoke with Lynne Robinson, Executive Director of PAWS for People and her Golden Retriever, Sunny. PAWS for People, which began with 21 owner-pet teams and has now grown to almost 350 therapy teams, is an organization that uses pet therapy to help bring love and affection to individuals. Robinson talked about the different types of animals used in PAWS for People and the types of people they visit--from Autistic children to adults with Alzheimer's Disease.

The Arc Report
(Mar 18, 2013) Play Dowanload

Hosts Lisa Conley and Bill Gordon spoke with Robyn Blanchard, RN, The Arc Gloucester's Agency Nurse about the HealthMeet Project, designed to help indetify health disparities in individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Blanchard discussed what will be checked during the free health assesment and how they can get further treatment if needed.

The Arc Report
(Feb 18, 2013) Play Dowanload

Tara Baresel-Dennen, Assistant Executive Director for the Arc Gloucester, joined host Lisa Conley and co-host Bill Gordon to discuss the relocation of the Arc Gloucester's Paulsboro Adult Training Center from Paulsboro to Gibbstown. Baresel-Dennen explained what is offered at the Arc Gloucester's adult training programs and some of the services they provide. She also talked about the benefits and challenges of moving locations and retention of long-time customers.

The Arc Report
(Jan 21, 2013) Play Dowanload

Lisa Foster, program director of the Arc Gloucester's Family Intervention Program joined host Bill Gordon to discuss the Family Intervention Program and some of the services they provide. Whether sanctioned by the court, or there on their own mandate, the Family Intervention Program aims to help families function healthily function. Foster also discussed their Pregnant Pause program, a service that helps mothers have healthy pregnancies. For more information, visit www.thearcgloucester.org.

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