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Our purpose is to create strong parent advocates through training, sharing of best strategies and guidance based on successful advocacy experiences.

To encourage parent advocates to build and maintaining positive, collaborative partnerships with all professionals and administrators working with and for the development of their special needs child.To guide parents in developing their NJPA voices, in positive and constructive ways, at their local school district level, their county level and our state level.

To work with other organizations to make positive changes for the betterment of special needs individuals as we help them meet their personal goals as they become contributing and valued members of society.

To grow this organization as a known and respected entity that works to empower parents to become successful advocates for the special needs community.

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  • April 12 · 6:30 PM

    Redefining Autism

    3 Parents

    New Jersey Parent Advocates presents "Redefining Autism" This informative presentation will feature: • Brief Overview of Current Research in the Field of Autism and the... Learn more
  • March 13 · 4:00 PM

    Annual Board members meeting

    1 Member

    This meeting is for Board members only. NJPA parents and professionals interested in volunteering are invited to join us. Please contact me privately.
  • Oct 17, 2015 · 1:00 PM

    How Individualized Is Your Child's Educational Program

    29 Parents | 5.00 | 6 Photos

    How Individualized is your Child’s Educational Program? Does it meet his/her needs? Is it effective? Do you see results? Can it be improved? How? This workshop will help... Learn more
  • Mar 31, 2015 · 6:30 PM

    Parent Advocates Support Workshops
    Special Education Advocacy Workshops: Meet with Paul Barger, Esq. and Lori Gaines, Esq. at the offices of Barger & Gaines in Iselin, New Jersey on March 31, 2015 at 6:00... Learn more
  • Mar 29, 2015 · 4:00 PM

    Annual Board members meeting

    5 Parents

    This meeting is for Board members only. NJPA parents and professionals interested in volunteering are invited to join us. Please contact me privately.
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