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  • November Calendar of Events
    Tuesday, November 29
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    November Calendar of Events

    MFSC calendar. We have events for senior citizens, children and adults. Children can learn about animals, make a healthy meal for Thanksgiving, get Covid-19 information, or attend the Edison Housing Expo.

  • RBAYMCA- Veggie Wagon and Corner Store Food 2 Families
    Tuesday, November 29 @ 9:00 AM (Weekly)
    RBAYMCA
    Perth Amboy

    RBAYMCA- Veggie Wagon and Corner Store Food 2 Families

    Beginning August 16th RBAYMCA will be providing free fresh produce and other food items to residents of Middlesex County.

  • Middlesex College: Welding Training Course
    Tuesday, November 29 @ 6:00 PM
    Middlesex County College- Edison Campus
    Edison

    Middlesex College: Welding Training Course

    Middlesex County College is offering courses in welding for anyone who is interested in becoming a Heavy Metal Specialist.

  • On the Same Page: A Therapeutic Book Club
    Tuesday, November 29 - Tuesday, December 20 @ 6:00 PM (Weekly)
    Wholehearted Healing Collective

    On the Same Page: A Therapeutic Book Club

    A therapeutic book club for adults who struggle with wondering, "What's wrong with me?" to help them understand that the real question they should be asking is, "What happened to me?". This book club will explore how adverse childhood experiences influence our brain development and guide our behaviors as adults. We will discuss how we are all on the same page with trying to understand the impact of trauma.

  • Tourette Talk: Supporting Siblings of Children with Special Needs
    Tuesday, November 29 @ 7:00 PM
    NJCTS

    Tourette Talk: Supporting Siblings of Children with Special Needs

    There are many types of programs in place to support a child with special needs, and there are support groups for parents and grandparents who need guidance in navigating the challenges of raising a child with special needs. However, there is another group that also needs assistance, and that is siblings. Parents understand why they need to focus attention on their child diagnosed with a special need but at the same time parents also agonize over what impact this is having on the siblings in the family. There may be feelings of guilt, neglect or even inadequacy. What can parents do to support their other children, the siblings?

  • How Do I Get the Job I Want
    Wednesday, November 30 @ 12:00 PM
    SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

    How Do I Get the Job I Want

    Employment should be an expectation for youth/young adults with disabilities In this webinar we will discuss: -Ideas to help you figure out what type of job you want -Things to consider before starting a job search -Tools to help you complete applications -Preparing for interviews

  • ¿Cómo Puedo Tener el Trabajo Que Quiero?
    Wednesday, November 30 @ 12:00 PM
    SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

    ¿Cómo Puedo Tener el Trabajo Que Quiero?

    El empleo debe ser una expectativa para losjóvenes/adultos jóvenes con discapacidades. En este seminario virtual hablaremos de: •Formas de ayudar a averiguar el tipo de trabajo que desea. •Aspectos a tener en cuenta antes de iniciar la búsqueda de empleo. •Herramientas para ayudar a completar las aplicaciones. •Preparación para la entrevista

  • CAREER EXPLORATION: Animal Life Cycles
    Wednesday, November 30 @ 4:00 PM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    CAREER EXPLORATION: Animal Life Cycles

    Wednesday, November 30, 2022, from 4pm-5pm at Piscataway Library. Address is 500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ.

  • Traumatic Loss Coalition For Youth (TLC) 19th Annual Suicide Prevention Conference
    Thursday, December 1 @ 8:30 AM
    Holiday Inn Piscataway Somerset
    Piscataway

    Traumatic Loss Coalition For Youth (TLC) 19th Annual Suicide Prevention Conference

    The Traumatic Loss Coalition for Youth presents it's 19th Annual Suicide Prevention Conference with focus on the student athlete and mental health.

  • Faith-Based Providers of Care webinar.
    Thursday, December 1 @ 2:00 PM
    OPEEKA

    Faith-Based Providers of Care webinar.

    This 1-hour session will provide an interactive platform for discussions around incorporating faith & spirituality into care planning. TCOM Tools, such as the Child Adolescent Needs & Strengths (CANS), include a Spirituality/Religion item in the Strengths Section

  • Tree Lighting and Holiday Pictures
    Thursday, December 1 @ 5:00 PM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Tree Lighting and Holiday Pictures

    THURSDAY, DEC. 1. 22 ST. PAUL'S COMMUNITY ROOM AT 5PM

  • Local nonprofits to host virtual presentation for families about legal guardianships
    Thursday, December 1 @ 7:00 PM
    Community Law Project

    Local nonprofits to host virtual presentation for families about legal guardianships

    FREE virtual presentation for families regarding legal guardianships through Community Law Project! The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, December 1st at 7:00 PM, RSVP by Tuesday, November 29th via phone: (732) 380-1012 or email: [email protected]

  • Father/Daughter Dance
    Friday, December 2 @ 6:00 PM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Father/Daughter Dance

    December 2, 2022, from 6pm-8pm MFSC will hold its annual Father/Daughter dance in Piscataway, NJ.

  • A Snapshot of the Nurtured Heart Approach
    Friday, December 2 @ 7:00 PM
    Family Partners of Morris and Sussex Counties

    A Snapshot of the Nurtured Heart Approach

    The Nurtured Heart Approach consists of a set of strategies that assists children in further developing their self-regulation and has been found effective with children of all ages. It focuses on transforming the way children perceive themselves, their caregivers, and the world around them.

  • Holiday Trivia
    Monday, December 5 @ 11:00 AM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Holiday Trivia

    December 5, 2022, from 11am-12pm Location: Sayreville Senior Center 423 Main Street, Sayreville, NJ

  • Navigating the Division of Developmental Disabilities Service System
    Tuesday, December 6 @ 6:00 PM
    The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute
    North Brunswick

    Navigating the Division of Developmental Disabilities Service System

    A series of webinars providing individuals and their families with an overview of several important topics.

  • Parent Cafes'
    Tuesday, December 6 @ 6:30 PM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Parent Cafes'

    Tuesday, December 6th from 6:30pm-7:30pm via Zoom.

  • Mr. Snowman
    Wednesday, December 7 @ 11:00 AM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Mr. Snowman

    December 7, 2022, from 11am to 12pm at the Sayreville Library, 1050 Washington Road, Sayreville, NJ.

  • Free Debt Collection Webinar
    Wednesday, December 7 @ 12:00 PM
    South Jersey Legal Services

    Free Debt Collection Webinar

    Larry Brodsky, Esq. will give an overview of debt collection practice and will discuss the debt collection process, what you should do if a debt collector contacts you, what to do if you are sued by a creditor, how to answer a summons and complaint, whether a creditor can garnish your wages, whether you can negotiate your debts, and bankruptcy as a possible solution.

  • What Does It Mean To Have ADHD?
    Wednesday, December 7 @ 7:30 PM
    NJCTS

    What Does It Mean To Have ADHD?

    In this webinar, we will delve into what ADHD is, the signs and symptoms, as well as the reasoning behind these misdiagnoses. We will cover the role that gender stereotypes play in the rate at which boys and girls are diagnosed and the impact it can have on their self-esteem and mental health.

  • Gingerbread Man
    Thursday, December 8 @ 4:00 PM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Gingerbread Man

    DEC. 8, 2022 | 4 PM TO 5 PM PISCATAWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY 500 HOES LANE, PISCATAWAY, NJ

  • Ethics of Being an Educated LGBTQ Ally
    Wednesday, December 14 @ 9:00 AM
    Kids Peace Institute

    Ethics of Being an Educated LGBTQ Ally

    Learn to list and define the appropriate terms, pronouns, and actions to use when working with LGTBQ+ youth

  • Parenting the NHA Way
    Wednesday, December 14 @ 6:00 PM
    Counseling Support Services, LLC

    Parenting the NHA Way

    The Nurtured Heart Approach® (NHA) is a relationship-focused methodology founded strategically in "The 3 Stands™" for helping children (and adults) build Inner Wealth™ and use their intensity in successful ways.

  • Pop Up Grief Group
    Thursday, December 15 @ 7:00 PM
    Heart 2 Heart Services

    Pop Up Grief Group

    The holidays can be especially challenging when you're missing a loved one. We'll talk about: How to deal with the multitude of emotions that you'll feel during this time How you create new traditions or work through old one How to manage social gatherings How to feel a sense of hope despite the challenge of such a huge loss

  • Parent Advisory Board
    Tuesday, December 27 @ 4:00 PM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Parent Advisory Board

    Tuesday, December 27th, from 4pm-5pm via Zoom.

  • Wellness Check-In
    Wednesday, December 28 @ 2:00 PM
    Mobile Family Success Center (MFSC)
    Edison

    Wellness Check-In

    Wednesday, December 28th 2pm - 4pm Call Anthony: 908-878-6768

  • College Funding Secrets Workshop
    Wednesday, January 11 @ 1:00 PM
    The Arc of New Jersey
    North Brunswick

    College Funding Secrets Workshop

    A webinar for parents and students that focuses on financial preparation for college.