The Family Resource Network is Awarding Multiple Scholarships for 2019!

The 2019 Autism Family Services of New Jersey Scholarship Program is open to New Jersey residents with a diagnosis of Autism. This scholarship is unique since it allows graduates pursuing a college, university, technical, trade, or vocational school level education to apply. The AFSNJ Scholarship is not solely based on academic achievement. Meaningful community volunteerism,…

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ELS FOR AUTISM: Free Webinar

“Don’t miss this LIVE webinar! Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 1pm – 2pm (EST) Talk to Me: The Benefits of Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC) for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder The presentation will provide an overview of Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC). Information shared will cover research on the benefits of AAC, decision making…

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Autism Awareness Month Special Event: A Woman’s Voice: Understanding Autistic Needs

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) A Woman’s Voice: Understanding Autistic Needs Panel Presentation featuring four authors of the book Spectrum Women: Walking to the Beat of Autism; Barb Cook, Liane Holliday-Willey, Ed.D., Becca Lory Hector, CAS, BCCS, and Dena Gassner, L.M.S.W, Jennifer O’Toole, author of Autism in Heels:…

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Person-Centered Approaches in Schools and Transition

PCAST Flyer can be found here The New Jersey Department of Education’s Office of Special Education, in partnership with the Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities, is sponsoring training on Person-Centered Approaches in Schools and Transition (PCAST). The PCAST Project has a focus on improving the transition from school to adult life for students with disabilities. All person-centered…

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2019 Transition Fair – The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, from 10am-1pm, the DVRS of Union County will be hosting its annual transition fair! See below flyer for additional details. 2019 Transition Fair Flyer Kean University Nathan Weiss Graduate College Graduate Student Lounge 215 North Avenue Hillside, NJ 07205 Saturday, May 4th Event from 10am-1pm

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