Taking Steps Toward Acceptance

Autism Acceptance

April is known around the globe as Autism Awareness Month.  Countless individuals sport the color blue, puzzle pieces, and ribbons to represent autism.  Parents and professionals gather to hear experts in the field speak about treatments, education, and stories of accomplishments and success.  Reporters share statistics and, for a moment, we take the time to […]

Paramus Workshops for Caregivers – April 20, 2016

April Workshop

On Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Navigating Autism in New Jersey is presenting an evening of workshops for parents, grandparents, and caregivers of individuals with autism and special needs.  These workshops will be held at Certified Financial Services, LLC, located at 52 Forest Ave, Paramus NJ 07652.  Doors open at 6:00pm, and the presentations will begin […]

IEP vs. 504: Which one is right for your child?

IEP vs 504

ABLG often speaks to parents who are concerned with their child’s school performance.  They think their child may benefit from additional supports, but it can be difficult to decide what to do.  One of the most common questions is what’s the difference between a 504 plan and an IEP (Individualized Education Plan).   First, let’s […]