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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Creating Consistency from Home to School

Learn strategies to help children with special needs with sensory, communication, regulation and behavioral needs. Attendees will make a visual support to use with children!

ECLC Featured Presenters:

  • Matthew Kuzdral, BCBA
  • Sharon Luberto, Physical Therapist
  • Alyssa Marmo, Social Worker
  • Molly Monteleone, Speech Therapist
  • Brandy Springer, Occupational Therapist

When: Thursday, March 14
Time: 6 p.m.–8 p.m.
Where: ECLC Ho-Ho-Kus School
302 North Franklin Turnpike
Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J. 07423
R.S.V.P.: on EventBrite
Questions? Contact Social Worker Alyssa Marmo at amarmo@eclconj.org or 201-670-7880.

Parent Monthly Support Group Meeting

When: LAST Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December; exception in June)
February 27, 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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What Happens after Graduation?

This workshop will provide parents with insight into the various agencies and benefits your child is eligible for as an adult. This workshop is for parents of all students, not just those attending ECLC's schools.

Presenter: Mary Griggs, director, Community Personnel Services
When: Thursday, Feb. 28
Time: 1:15–2:15 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 Tours

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: March 6 & 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