Western Monmouth County

Meeting Location

Monmouth County Library
125 Symmes Dr,
Manalapan Township, NJ 07726
(732) 431-7220

Contact Information

Ann Hiller, Chapter Coordinator
Phone: 732-446-7610
Email: Ann0912@aol.com

NEW – Adult Issues Chapter in Monmouth County!

Please contact Helen at helenciraulo@yahoo.com for information, and to be included in her E mail list. Meetings are held monthly in Marlboro.

Meeting Schedule

February 17, 2016

Lauren – Yoga instructor at Centrastate Hospital.
Learn how yoga can help manage and relieve stress. Lauren will do a restorative and slow vinyasa class with us to teach us how to unwind and relax. Dress casually and bring either a mat or a towel. Location: Home of Ann Hiller: 6 Danielle Drive, Manalapan, please call 732-446-7610 for directions. Time: 6:30-8:30 PM

April 13, 2016

Dan Coggshall – Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN) – “Basic Rights in Special Education”
This presentation provides families with special needs children with an introduction to their rights and responsibilities. Learn about IDEA – Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, The New Jersey Code, and Section 504 of the Vocational Act. Learn how to advocate for your child or grandchild. Time: 6:00-8:30. Registration requested by E mailing Ann Hiller at ann0912@aol.com.

Remember to register for ASPEN’S Spring Conference on SUNDAY, April 10, 2016.

Dena Gassner, LMSW will speak about “Functioning with a Full Tank: Understanding Self-Regulation and Resilience.”
There will be a young panel discussion from adults who will share their personal experiences. Jane Thierfeld Brown, ED.D. will speak about “The Road to Independence: Adulthood is More than Just an Age.” There are also various afternoon workshops. Register early to take advantage of the early registration discount deadline.