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Friday, March 9, 2018 By participating one one of New Jersey’s Ten Regional Family Support Planning Councils, family members and guardians of children and adults with developmental disabilities can better learn how to navigate our complex disability services system, meet other families and share advice and support, and have the opportunity to make a real impact in how policies are shaped and implemented.
Follow the links below to learn more and to get involved today! www.njcdd.org/the-regional-family-support-planning-councils/ | www.facebook.com/NJFSPC
July 18, 2016 Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign. Our Regional Family Support Planning Council members will share their WOWs. “Words of Wisdom (WOW) 2016” album can be found at #WOWbyNJFSPC
Monday, March 9, 2015 – The NJCDD’s Chairperson, Stephanie Pratico appears on Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the Council’s celebration of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, as well as its new People First New Jersey program.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 – NJCDD Youth Leadership Coordinator Frank Latham appears on Comcacst Newsmakers to promote the Council’s fourth annual Developmental Disabilities Awareness Day at Six Flags Great Adventure.
Monday, March 25, 2013 – NJCDD Communications Manager Jonathan Waller sits down withComcast Newsmakers to talk about the Council’s “Institution is Not a Home” campaign and explain why community inclusion for individuals with developmental disabilities is so important.
Sunday, November 7, 2012 – The NJ Public TV series Classroom Close-Up, NJ aired an episode featuring the NJCDD’s R-WORD Campaign, following Youth Leadership Coordinator Frank Latham to Sandman Consolidated Elementary School, where he gave a presentation to students about the importance of ending the use of the “R-word” and other forms of hurtful language in our schools and communities.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 – NJCDD Executive Director, Dr. Alison Lozano, speaks with Michael Riccards on the Hall Institute of Public Policy, NJ’s Public Forum web series regarding the closure of New Jersey’s Institutions.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 – NJCDD Grants Manager Dolores Roselli once again sits with Comcast Newsmakers to highlight the many campaigns, programs, advocacy work carried out by the Council to help make NJ more inclusive and supportive for people with developmental disabilities and their families.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 – NJCDD Grants Manager Dolores Roselli appears on Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the “Institution is Not a Home”, and also highlights several NJCDD leadership and training programs which promote self-advocacy for people with developmental disabilities and their families.
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