Designated Support Person “Essential” to patient care for people with disabilities

    The NJ Department of Heath (DOH) issued the hospital visitation policy for people with disabilities effective April 25, 2020. NJCDD collaborated with the Governor’s Office, DHS and DOH to advocate for this important policy. NJCDD thanks our advocacy partners for listening to the collective voices of family members.

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Join this raffle for a chance to win a sensory-sensitive experience watching the New Jersey Devils!

Enter our drawing for FREE tickets to join us to celebrate AUTISM ACCEPTANCE with a safe and sensory sensitive hockey experience for autistic people and their families. We are offering 4 tickets to an autism family to be our guests in a VIP suite at the Prudential Center on from 11:30-4:00 pm on Saturday, February. 22, 2020. Meet other autism families,…

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21st Century Vocational Training and Autism: All Levels of Support Workshop/Conference

NJACE presents the 21st Century Vocational Training and Autism: All Levels of Support Workshop/Conference.  Here, we will host the relevant information for the event, such as the location, agenda, and a list of all of the speakers.  All presentations given on October 28th will be made available for free on our Youtube page! See the…

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Emerging Technologies Symposium 2019

NJACE presents the Emerging Technology Symposium for Autism.  Here, we will host the relevant information for the event, such as the location, agenda, and a list of all of the speakers. Dr. Elizabeth Torres Dr. Torres is a Computational Neuroscientist who has been working on theoretical and empirical aspects of sensory motor integration and human…

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The NJ Education Conference Brochure from Profectum Is Here!

Register at https://profectum.org/raising-bar-nj-2019-conference/#1532723985508-e0318038-cf2e See the full brochure here: https://profectum.org/wp-content/uploads/2019-NJ-Ed-Conference-Brochure-v1.pdf From Profectum: Profectum and Celebrate the Children’s first Annual Education Conference, co-sponsored by the New Jersey Center Autism Center of Excellence is bringing together public and private developmental schools and clinical programs from around the country to train other professionals working in the field of education on November 7th and…

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NJACE Workshops at Annual Research Meeting 2019

The New Jersey Autism Center of Excellence hosted Breakout Workshop sessions during its annual research meeting, hosted on June 4th, 2019.   Thank you to all the speakers: Dr. Nicholas Ponzio and Mr. David Dannenfelser – Communication Science, Dr. Paul Copeland – Grant Writing, Dr. Forough Ghahramani – Data Management, Dr. Thomas Pisano – iDISCO histological clearing,…

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NJACE Visits the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support

NJACE visited the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support at Saint Joseph’s University on Tuesday, July 9 and met with the Executive Director, Angus Murray, as well as staff from their ASPIRE program. The Kinney Center “educates and trains the autism professionals of tomorrow, while supporting and serving the individuals and families affected by…

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NJACE visits the Vanguard Medical Group

NJACE visited the Vanguard Medical Group in Cranford, NJ and met with Dr. Matthew Giangrante and his team to discuss NJACE goals, to share resources and inquire about team needs. The group was welcoming to ideas of promoting research if they are aware of the studies, sharing resources that can help community members and families…

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