The New Jersey Department of Children and Families’ (DCF) Children’s System of Care (CSOC) may provide financial support toward summer camp for families of children under the age of 21 who have intellectual or developmental disabilities. Families may be eligible for up to two weeks of camp and also one-to-one aide support. Requests for funding must be received or postmarked by Saturday, April 30, 2016.
This summer, Advancing Opportunities is pleased to partner with Middlesex County College and present a five-day readiness program for students planning to attend college. Held at MCC’s Edison Campus, the Institute will show students what they need to be prepared for success at the postsecondary level.
Advancing Opportunities, Inc. is pleased to announce James E. Bartolomei, CPA, was recently elected President of its Board of Directors. A member of the Board since 2000, Mr. Bartolomei is committed advancing the independence of children and adults with all types of disabilities.
The New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Disability Services (DDS) has announced funding is available to replace, repair or build modular ramps for individuals who require one at their Hurricane Sandy-impacted primary residences.