Supporting Our Parents & Educators Workshop Series
 

All parents/caregivers and professionals are welcome to attend our workshops! ECLC offers workshops on topics that are particularly important to parents/guardians of children with special needs. Hear from experts and stay up-to-date on the latest information and network with other like-minded parents and professionals.

Check this page often to learn about our upcoming workshops.

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Parent Monthly Support Group Meeting

When: LAST Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December; exception in June)
March 27, April 24, May 29, and June 19
Time: 10:30–11:30 a.m.
Where: ECLC Ho-Ho-Kus School
302 North Franklin Turnpike
Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J. 07423
Please R.S.V.P.: Cynthia Chaanine, LCSW, school social worker, cchaanine@eclcofnj.org or 201-670-7880

Ongoing topics include:

  • Supporting children's healthy development
  • Creating a balanced and happy home life
  • Participating in the community
  • Self-care
  • Behavior management supports
  • Enabling greater independence



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Turning 18: Guardianship & Entitlements

Learn about what to expect from the service system - and how to avoid common problems - as your child transitions to adulthood!

Featured Presenter: Attorney Maria Fischer, of Hinkle, Fingel, Prior & Fischer. Her legal work focuses on guardianship, estate planning and helping families of adults with disabilities access and retain services. She is also the mother of an adult daughter with multiple disabilities.
When: Tuesday, March 26
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Where: ECLC School, 21 Lum Avenue, Chatham, 07928
R.S.V.P.: Assistant Principal Allison Clemens at aclemens@eclconj.org or 973-601-5411.

Spring Open House Tour

Interested parents and educators are invited to see the excitement of our Sensory Room; new classroom for students with autism, and other updated features. If you haven't visited lately, stop by to see what's new!

When: April 10
Time: 10 a.m.
Where: ECLC School, 21 Lum Avenue, Chatham, 07928
R.S.V.P.: Assistant Principal Allison Clemens at aclemens@eclconj.org or 973-601-5411