A New Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services

Adults With Autism to Benefit From New Employment Center at Rutgers The Rutgers University Board of Governors just approved a proposal for a new Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services by GSAAP for RCAAS. “The expansion will enable the program to serve up to 30 participants.” Read more about the new center at the link…

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Eden Autism Princeton Lecture Series – Register Today!

Aging with Autism: Medical and Clinical Approaches for Practical Applications Interested? Fill out this application. Thursday, March 7, 2019 | 9am – 5pm | 8am Registration The College of New Jersey | Education Building – 115 (6) Professional Development Hours & (1.5) BACB Type 2 CEU Credits Aging Well With Autism: Common Medical Comorbidities, Treatment…

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Register for the Developmental Disabilities Spring Lecture Series

The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities: Developmental Disabilities Spring Lecture Series Training topics: Preparing Individuals on the Autism Spectrum for a Life After School Charting the LifeCourse Framework and Tools On the way…But not there yet: Movement, Power and Pride in Supported Employement Clinical Considerations in the Behavior Support Planning for Adults with IDD and…

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Educate Congress about the importance of the Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education and Support (CARES) Act.

Autism CARES Act of 2019 is a critical legislation to continue the interdisciplinary training, research, and system activities necessary for families. Action is needed to engage all members of Congress in a speedy reauthorization before the Autism CARES Act sunsets (expires) in September 2019. Find more information and participate here!

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Organization for Autism Research releases new website

Organization for Autism Research just released a new Operation Autism website. The site has updated content on autism, military healthcare, relocations and a searchable, resource directory. Feel free to visit their new website, also added on the NJACE Helpful Organizations page!

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Pre-applications for the lottery for placement on the statewide Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) announced the Division of Housing and Community Resources (DHCR) will be accepting pre-applications for the lottery for placement on the statewide Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program waiting list. Pre-applications to enter the lottery will be accepted from February 4th through February 8th between the hours…

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New Jersey Autism State Plan Amendment: CALL FOR ACTION!

The state intends to seek an amendment to the Medicaid coverage offered to individuals with autism to include “Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) related services for EPSDT (Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment) eligible individuals. Individuals with Autism will have access to a multidisciplinary array of services that are individually planned and coordinated. Services are…

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2019 I Can Bike Program – Riders and Volunteers Needed

iCan Shine is holding their first Annual Sussex County I Can Bike Program at the High Point Regional High School in Sussex, NJ from August 5th – 9th 2019.   The vast majority of people with disabilities never have the experience of independently riding a conventional two-wheel bicycle during their lifetime.  Research shows that over…

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Important Information for SNAP Recipients about your February Benefits

Check the information related to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for February. It has been rescheduled due to the federal government shutdown. Click on the link below: UPDATED Flyer SNAP Benefits – Federal Shutdown English UPDATED Flyer SNAP Benefits – Federal Shutdown Spanish

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