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Navigating the Disability Continuum: The Early Years (Birth – 8th Grade)

January 20, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


The JFCS Special Needs Committee Presents a Free Virtual Workshop Series: 

Navigating the Disability Continuum

Part 1 – The Early Years: Diagnosis through 8th Grade

  • Parent Advocacy & Special Education Support (with Denver Leigh Phillips, Director of Educational Services & Special Education Consultant, Advo-kids at Posternock Apell, P.C.)
  • Health Advocacy – Helping New Jersey Families Access Health Benefits & Coverage (with Nicole Pratt, Senior Parent Professional Trainer, SPAN Parent Advocacy Network)
  • Navigating the System – An Overview of Service Systems for Children with Intellectual / Developmental Disabilities & their Parents (with Michael Pearson, Assistant Director of Children’s Advocacy, the Arc of New Jersey Family Institute)
  • Community Resources through the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey and its family of agencies (with Nina Staiman, Adult & Inclusion Department Associate Director, Katz JCC)

FREE and open to the community! To register, click HERE.



January 20, 2022
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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