This is a post by Kimberlee Rutan McCafferty, mother to two sons on the autism spectrum and an Autism Family Partner at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).
This timeline applies to students who have exhausted their educational entitlement by turning 21 years of age within the school year of 2018-2019.
2NDFLOOR is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults. We are here to help you find solutions to the problems that you face at home, at school, or at play.and we are available 24/7 365 days a year.
The 4-H Youth Development Program uses a learn-by-doing approach to enable youth to develop the knowledge, attitudes and skills they need to become competent, caring and contributing citizens of the world.
The 4-H Youth Development Program uses a learn-by-doing approach to enable youth to develop the knowledge, attitudes and skills they need to become competent, caring and contributing citizens of the world. This is accomplished by using the knowledge and resources of caring adults.
4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. The New Jersey 4-H Youth Development Program offers everyone in grades K-13, the opportunity to explore countless opportunities in science, arts, foods, outdoor adventure, and more.
I am a psychologist and my area of expertise is with individuals who identify as either Autistic or Asperger’s. My goal is to identify these individuals and help them become self-accepting, self-aware, and excited about who they are and who they will be.
NAMI has partnered with the National Alliance for Caregiving (NAC) to create the Circle of Care: A Guidebook for Mental Health Caregivers. This toolkit provides resources and information to help friends, family, and others who care for an adult with a mental health condition.
To build "A New Day" of hope by empowering families, children, adolescents, individuals, and the elderly who are facing challenges in their lives and to improve their quality of life.
In Home and Outpatient Services.
Intensive-In-Community service provider of therapeutic in-home behavioral and emotional health counseling services through the New Jersey Children's System of Care. Areas currently served include: Middlesex, Hunterdon, Somerset, Union and Warren counties.
ABC Therapy Services is a non-profit organization that provides statewide in-home solutions for children and adolescents dealing with depression, grief or loss, anxiety, trauma, oppositional and defiant behavior, ADHD, intellectual and developmental disabilities, or substance abuse.
An inclusive community where individuals with disabilities are given the opportunity to reach their fullest potential in life. We are dedicated to improving the employability and quality of life for people with disabilities by providing training and individualized services.We take pride in setting the standard for providing innovative services that promote acceptance, self-worth, independence and success. Our team of caring professionals hold the following core values while carrying out our mission.
We provide a full spectrum of services in the areas of mental health and educational support services to all of our clients regardless of race, gender, age, or socioeconomic status so that they may lead more satisfying, balanced, healthy, and happy lives.
Provides trained clinically supervised telephone specialists who are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to educate, assist, interview and/or refer individuals and families battling addictions. Calls are free and information shared is confidential
The Adolescent/Young Adult Center for Health at Goryeb Children's Hospital is staffed by specialists trained in the unique physical, psychological and social needs of teenagers and young adults ages 12 to 21.
If you have love to share, consider adopting a child into your family. Call to learn how you can give a child a permanent home by adopting a child with special needs.
Professionally run, mutual support for persons going through the grief process.
The goal of the Protective Services Program is to provide "Vulnerable Adults" who live in the community the specific services they need so they can continue to reside in the community free from risk or harm.
Advancing Opportunities enhances the lives of people with all disabilities and enables full participation in society through advocacy, direct services and education.
Our mission is to identify children’s needs through research, policy and legal analysis and strategic communications, to raise awareness of those needs and to work with elected officials and other decision-makers to enact effective responses.
Affordable Housing Online has served low income renters in the U.S. for more than 15 years with the most complete and up-to-date info on low income housing, affordable housing, affordable apartments, subsidized housing, Public Housing and Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list information.
African Hispanic Immigration Organization (AHIO), Inc. provides a wide range of immigration programs and services to residents of New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Volunteers of America Delaware Valley provides community-based assistance to populations in need so that they can lead self-fulfilled, independent lives.
The purpose of Al-Anon is threefold: to welcome and give comfort to the families of alcoholics; and to give understanding and encouragement to the alcoholic and to grow spiritually through living by the 12 Steps of Al-Anon.