Community Events and Programs

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  • Free Money Management Classes
    Sunday, April 14 in Newton
    Family Promise of Sussex County

    Free Money Management Classes

    Family Promise Sussex is offering a 5 class money management series that will help participants learn how to manage their finances.

  • Back to the Basics - Healthcare 101 for Individuals with IDD
    Sunday, April 14 @ 12:00 PM

    Back to the Basics - Healthcare 101 for Individuals with IDD Virtual

    This 4-part webinar series will provide an overview of healthcare for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

  • Your Health/Your Relationships
    Sunday, April 14 @ 4:00 PM in Newton
    NJ4S
    CFPC Recovery Community Center

    Your Health/Your Relationships

    NJ4S Morris-Sussex workshop series for teens.

  • STEMgirls! Empowering Girls in STEM
    Sunday, April 14 @ 5:00 PM

    STEMgirls! Empowering Girls in STEM Virtual

    Online weekly workshops.

  • Spring Virtual Enrichment Group for Youth
    Sunday, April 14 @ 5:00 PM
    Center for Family Services

    Spring Virtual Enrichment Group for Youth Virtual

    Online enrichment group with mindfulness/self-care activities for youth ages 8-12.

  • Virtual Parenting Workshops at PSS
    Sunday, April 14 @ 6:00 PM
    Project Self-Sufficiency

    Virtual Parenting Workshops at PSS Virtual

    Virtual parenting workshops for parents with children of all ages.

  • Young Adult Group for Positive Connections
    Sunday, April 14 @ 7:00 PM in Montville
    Well Being Therapy Center

    Young Adult Group for Positive Connections

    For ages 18-22.

  • Aphasia - A Loss of Language Not Intellect
    Tuesday, April 16 @ 12:00 PM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    Aphasia - A Loss of Language Not Intellect Virtual

    Aphasia is a language disorder that can be caused by a brain injury such as a stroke, brain tumor, accident, or brain disease. Although it can affect one's ability to speak, read, and write, aphasia alone does not affect one's intellect. In this webinar, we will provide: An overview of aphasia; Tips for communicating with someone with aphasia; Information on programs and services offered through the Adler Aphasia Center.

  • CCM Culinary Program
    Tuesday, April 16 @ 4:00 PM in Denville
    County College of Morris
    Morris County Vocational School District Building 1

    CCM Culinary Program

    This 72-hour job preparation program incorporates culinary and baking, ServSafe certification, and resume and interview preparation.

  • Sexting, Cyberbullying and Media Manipulation and their Dangerous Consequences
    Thursday, April 18 @ 9:30 AM

    Sexting, Cyberbullying and Media Manipulation and their Dangerous Consequences Virtual

    How our laws have become outpaced by technology.

  • Mini Job Fair
    Thursday, April 18 @ 12:00 PM in Newton
    Sussex County Community College
    SCCC Performing Arts Center

    Mini Job Fair

    Business and network community expo

  • Friday, April 19 @ 3:30 PM in Saddle Brook
    ABA Centers of NJ

    Autism Friendly Play-Time at Imagine That!

    Enjoy a special event for kids on the spectrum at Imagine That! in Florham Park on 4/19/2024 from 3:30 - 6:30pm.

  • Trolls Band Together - Sensory Friendly Viewing
    Sunday, April 21 @ 2:00 PM in Newton
    The Newton Theatre

    Trolls Band Together - Sensory Friendly Viewing

    Autism-friendly movie matinee at the Newton Theatre.

  • STEMGirls Weekly Workshops
    Monday, April 22 @ 5:00 PM
    STEAMpark

    STEMGirls Weekly Workshops Virtual

    April 22-June 22
    Afterschool STEM enrichment classes for 3rd to 8th-grade girls, that teach science, financial literacy, and learning to code at all levels. With supply kits mailed to students' homes and Chromebooks to borrow if needed, this is a full-year virtual program that helps students build skills that contribute to academic success while in small group classes with teachers and friends. Small tuition fee, or free to all who income qualify.

  • NJ ABLE: Tax Advantage Savings for Individuals with Disabilities
    Tuesday, April 23 @ 7:00 PM
    DAWNcil

    NJ ABLE: Tax Advantage Savings for Individuals with Disabilities Virtual

    The Division of Disability Services (DDS) is committed to educating people on the benefits of ABLE accounts.

  • Regional Transition Fair
    Wednesday, April 24 @ 6:00 PM in Boonton
    Boonton High School Gymnasium

    Regional Transition Fair

    Hosted by Boonton High School in partnership with the Morris and Sussex Transition Partnership Committee and DAWNcil.

  • COMPASS Academy Webinar: Loneliness & Social Isolation: How to Foster Connection in Schools and the Community
    Wednesday, April 24 @ 6:30 PM
    Preferred Behavioral Health Group

    COMPASS Academy Webinar: Loneliness & Social Isolation: How to Foster Connection in Schools and the Community Virtual

    Join us for an informative and engaging free webinar for caregivers and educators. This webinar will provide information on navigating conversations around loneliness and social isolation with kids. The presenters will discuss the double edged sword of social media and how it keeps people connected but also can increase social isolation, promoting connection to the school community, and fostering belonging in the larger community. Don't miss it! This event is open to all New Jersey caregivers, including educators and mental health professionals.

  • School Transportation Safety Listening Session
    Monday, April 29 @ 1:00 PM

    School Transportation Safety Listening Session Virtual

    The New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities, SPAN Parent Advocacy Network, and the New Jersey Department of Education are hosting school transportation safety listening sessions.

  • Fashion Design for Youth Grades 2-5
    Tuesday, April 30 @ 4:30 PM in Flanders
    Mount Olive Recreation
    Drakes Brook Park Building

    Fashion Design for Youth Grades 2-5

    Make wearable fashion that reflects your style.

  • Fashion Design for Youth Grades 6-8
    Wednesday, May 1 @ 4:30 PM in Flanders
    Mount Olive Recreation
    Drakes Brook Park Building

    Fashion Design for Youth Grades 6-8

    Make wearable fashion that reflects your style.

  • Healthy Body Healthy Mind Expo
    Saturday, May 4 @ 11:00 AM in Randolph
    Randolph Municipal Alliance
    Randolph Community Center

    Healthy Body Healthy Mind Expo

    This event is free and open to the public.

  • Your Health/Your Relationships
    Wednesday, May 8 @ 4:00 PM in Rockaway
    NJ4S
    Prevention is Key

    Your Health/Your Relationships

    NJ4S workshop series for teens.

  • COMPASS Academy Webinar: Mental Health Awareness Month: Co-Occurring Disorders
    Wednesday, May 29 @ 6:30 PM
    Preferred Behavioral Health Group

    COMPASS Academy Webinar: Mental Health Awareness Month: Co-Occurring Disorders Virtual

    Join us for an informative and engaging free webinar for caregivers and educators. This webinar will provide information on Mental Health Awareness Month and co-occurring disorders. The presenters will discuss the awareness of co-occurring disorders, what they are and why they are important, and treatment options for co-occurring disorders. Don't miss it! This event is open to all New Jersey caregivers, including educators and mental health professionals.

  • Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Evaluation and Management
    Wednesday, June 12 @ 12:00 PM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Evaluation and Management Virtual

    Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) can be a confusing topic for both professionals and survivors. How is it diagnosed, and what can one expect in terms of recovery and treatment? In this webinar, we will xplore the somewhat complicated definition of mTBI; Better understand how diagnosis is established via assessment; and discuss course of recovery and treatment.