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New Jersey Inclusive Child Care Project (NJICCP)

INCLUDING CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES IN TYPICAL EARLY CHILDHOOD SETTINGS

Promoting and improving the early childhood inclusion of children with disabilities through parent and provider education, resource connection, and technical assistance.

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EVENTS

Circle Time For Families

Parent Circles are monthly discussion forums hosted at various times for families and professionals.  Parents have an opportunity to learn about child development resources to support their child and understand more about inclusion in childcare and preschool programs.

Thursday September 30, 2021: 12pm- 1pm Making a Connection

Monday October 11th, 2021 5-PM – 6 PM Circle Time with Parents Making it Happen

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 06:30 PM- 07:30 PM Parent Circle Time  ADD/ADHD: Facts and Myths

Martes, 12 de Octubre, 2021 06:30 PM- 07:30 PM Circulo de Padres  ADD/ADHD: Mitos y Verdades

Wednesday, October 27 th , 2021: 7:00 PM-8:00 PM Parent Circle Time Strategies for Addressing Sibling Rivalry at Home

Tuesday, November 4, 2021 12-PM – 1 PM Circle Time with Parents  Why do Children Do what they do?

Tuesday, November 09th, 2021 06:30 PM- 07:30 PM Parent Circle Time Self-Care and Stress Prevention

Martes, 09 de Noviembre, 2021 06:30 PM- 07:30 PM Circulo de Padres  “Cuidado Personal y Prevención del Estrés

Wednesday, November 17th , 2021 7:00-PM 8:00 PM Parent Circle Time Transition from Early Intervention to an Individualized Education Program (IEP)

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 12PM – 1PM Circle Time with Parents Teach Me What To Do

Tuesday, December 14th, 2021 06:30 PM- 07:30 PM Parent Circle Time  Choosing Safe and Developmentally Appropriate Toys

Martes, 14 de Diciembre, 2021 06:30 PM- 07:30 PM Circulo de Padres  Cómo Elegir Juguetes Seguros y Apropiados para el Desarrollo de su Hijo

Positive Solutions for Families

This is a 6-part training series to help families and those working with families learn social emotional support for home use.  These modules offer professional tips on discussion with families.  To request a training contact Donna Milanowycz at dmilanowycz@spanadvocacy.org or en Espanol contact fochoa@spanadvocacy.org

(New) Training dates are coming soon.

Trainings and Professional Development

 Below are events for early childhood professionals to  enhance your ability to support inclusion and family engagement.  You can register for these events in the New Jersey Child Care Registry (NJCCIS) for professional development hours. See the flyer for more information.

Monday, September 20, 2021
7:00- 8:00 PM

S.A.F.E (Supporting & Advancing Family Engagement) Space Series

Lunes, 20 de septiembre de 2021
7:00
8:00 PM
Espacios Seguros (Apoyando y promoviendo la participación de las familias)

Monday, November 22, 2021
7:00- 8:00 PM

S.A.F.E (Supporting & Advancing Family Engagement) Space Series

Monday, January 10, 2022
7:00- 8:00 PM

S.A.F.E (Supporting & Advancing Family Engagement) Space Series

Monday, march 21, 2022
7:00- 8:00 PM

S.A.F.E (Supporting & Advancing Family Engagement) Space Series