Extraordinary People Behind the Scenes

Behind The Scenes: An Interview with the Director, Writer, and Producer of Extraordinary People “Mother and son team Laura Hart McKinny and John McKinny, of Stone’s Throw Films, sat down to answer some questions about the making of Extraordinary People. Laura and John co-directed, wrote, and produced the documentary. Among many things, Laura is a professor of…

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Next IACC Full Committee Meeting

IACC Full Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 6001 Executive Boulevard, Neuroscience Center (NSC), Conference Rooms C and D, Rockville, MD 20850. Onsite registration will begin at 8:00 a.m.  The meeting will also be available by live…

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Akhil Autism Foundation Walkathon NJ

Akhil Autism Foundation’s Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, May 11th 2019 in Johnson Park , Piscataway NJ 08854 Akhil Autism Foundation (AAF) is a NJ-based non-profit organization whose dedicated mission is to Educate, Treat, Support, and Research Autism worldwide. Since 2008, AAF has provided critical resources to 1000 children, over 500 hours of online education, and over $50,000 in donations towards autism research, professional training, and parent education.…

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Perspectives on Autism in Adulthood: GSAPP 45th Anniversary Event Series

GSAPP’s Applied and Academic Autism Services presents a conference focusing on adults with autism spectrum disorder. Keynote Address: 3 A’s of Autism: Awareness to Acceptance to Appreciation as a Pathway to Fulfilling and Productive Lives Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D. Clinical Assistant Professor Ruth S. Ammon School of Education Adelphi University Date &Time: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 8:00…

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FilmAcademy360’s Annual Film Festival is Back!

Join Spectrum360’s Film Academy for their 5th Film Festival on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Montclair State University! Registration is required: https://filmacademy360.regfox.com/fa360-5th-annual-film-festival NJACE team will be supporting this event and hopes to see you there!

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New Jersey Social Entrepreneurship

If you are interested in creating a business that employs people with disabilities social entrepreneurship is one way.  Learn more at the NJSE Summit 2019  at  Rutgers-Newark Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development   For a better understanding of what social enterprise is all about before you decide to register, check out this article by the…

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