News and Upcoming Events

12/11/2021 Santa Visit



10/18/2021 Special Education Parent Advisory Group


The START- Engaging Parents of Students with Disabilities in Schools Project at SPAN invites you to join us at the upcoming Statewide Special Education Parent Leadership Virtual Roundtable.

This is an opportunity for parents, Special Education Parent Advisory Group (SEPAG) members, school and district staff, and community members to come together to network and exchange tips, tools, and strategies to build collaborative partnerships that benefit students and their families. Simultaneous interpretation into Spanish is available.

October 18th at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Register: http://tiny.cc/SWRoundtable101821

and/or

October 20th at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Register: http://tiny.cc/SWRoundtable102021

For additional information or to add a topic to the agenda, contact Tatsiana DaGrosa: tdagrosa@spanadvocacy.org


START- Involucrando a Padres de Estudiantes con Discapacidades Presenta Mesa Redonda Estatal de Liderazgo de Padres en Educación Especial.

Esta es una oportunidad para que padres, los miembros de Grupos Consultivos de Educación Especial (SEPAG), el personal de la escuela y el distrito y

miembros de la comunidad se reúnan para interactuar e intercambiar consejos, herramientas y estrategias para construir asociaciones colaborativas que beneficien a los estudiantes y sus familias.

Lunes, 18 de octubre a las 7:00 PM

Regístrese aquí: http://tiny.cc/SWRoundtable101821

y/o

Miércoles, 20 de octubre a las 10:00 AM

Regístrese aquí: http://tiny.cc/SWRoundtable102021


Interpretación simultánea en español disponible. Para obtener más información, o para añadir a la agenda, contactar

Brenda L. Figueroa: bfigueroa@spanadvocacy.org


7/8/21 & 7/13/21 Parent to Parent

Parent-to-Parent_June-July2021.pdf

6/19/2021 SEPAC

SEPAC Meeting June 19 2021.docx

6/10/2021 Parent Support Group

Parent-to-Parent_June-July2021.pdf

5/26/2021 Cheerleading

North Jersey Panthers

YOU'RE INVITED TO AN MAY 26, 2021 4:00 PM VIRTUAL MEETING

The North Jersey Panthers are a brand new cheer leading program for young adults with exceptionalities. For ages 14-21


This program is run under the Sharing the Arts Program in Ridgewood, NJ Program will run from the months of August 2021 through March 2022.


Practices will take place once a week.

Location TBA


The team will participate in performances, games and exhibitions!

Contact: HANA SELIMOVIC, 973-885-1792


Click here for flyer

Summer 2021 Camp Expo

The Directory was updated as of 5/10/2021. Please contact Linda Wieseneck for on-going updates.

Summer 2021 Video Game Design Workshop

FREE VIRTUAL GAME DESIGN WORKSHOP

Invitation to participate in a research study

Summer 2021 (1-4:30 PM EST): JULY 12-23 OR AUGUST 9-20

Contact info@techkidsunlimited.org

Click here for flyer

5/11/2021 Free Workshop

Bergen’s Promise presents a one-hour training on the Nurtured Heart Approach

Live Virtual Training on Tuesday Evening 6:30pm-7:30pm

May 11, 2021

Click here for flyer


4/29/2021 Transition Fair

Virtual Transition Fair


Thursday April 29, 2021

4:30 p.m.

Presentations will start at 6:00 p.m.


Join us for an opportunity to learn about resources for individuals with disabilities that are transitioning from school to adult life. There will be a live Zoom presentation with presenters from several different agencies. Presentation information will be updated and available on the website at the link above.



https://sites.google.com/paramusschools.org/bergen-county-transition-fair/home



Elk's Scholarship Application- Due April 23, 2021

Elks scholarship APPLICATION

3/9/2021 Parent-Parent Meeting

Parent-to-Parent_March2021

3/4/2021 Free Parent/Caregiver Workshop

Becoming a Guardianv3 3-4-2021.pdf

3/2/2021 Community Resources

Presentation Flyer w Link and logos 3-2-2021

2/17/2021 Free Parent/Caregiver Workshop

Family Support Coordination Partnershipv2 (1)

Archived Events

2/11/2021 Let's Get Together and Talk: for Parents/Caregivers of Individuals with Disabilities 21+ yrs.

You are invited to a Zoom meeting:

Let's Get Together and Talk: for Parents/Caregivers of Individuals with Disabilities 21+ yrs.


When: Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 7:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


Register in advance for this meeting:


https://bergen.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0sc-iorTMqG9e642P_SjHPvrRctn7Z0BQo


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Join us the 2nd Thursday of each month.



All our parent groups are facilitated by Doreen Moran, a parent of 2 young adults with disabilities and a professional in the field.

2/9/2021 Parent Support Group for Parents/Caregivers of Youth with Disabilities (Younger than 21 years)

You are invited to a Zoom meeting:

Parent Support Group for parents/caregivers of youth with disabilities

(Younger than 21 yrs.)


When:

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 7:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)



Register in advance for this meeting:

https://bergen.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUqfu-tpzouGtU0iWUYS0nTquTDs996TSKu


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Join us the 2nd Tuesday of each month

1/28/2021 Meet and Greet Expo for DDD

1/28/2021 DDD Meet at Greet Expo Flyer

12/16/2020 DVRS: Yes, You can Work! A webinar for Individuals with Disabilities DVRS: Yes, You can Work! A webinar for Individuals with Disabilities - Zoom

12/9/2020 Social Emotional Wellness Workshop Recording https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfPvDeJvJ18&t=249s