Recap: 2014 Women’s Caregiver Retreat

2014 Women's Caregiver Retreat

The 10th Annual Women’s Caregiver Retreat was held on Friday, May 16th at the Robert Wood Johnson Fitness and Wellness Center in Mercerville, NJ. Over 100 caregivers and health professionals shared in the day of resources, support, and pampering in recognition

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Local Exercise Program for Children with Special Needs Launches in Red Bank

Get FIT Kids

For most children there are many local opportunities for physical activity programs, however this is not always the case for children with special needs. As part of their integrated Get FIT program, The Family Resource Network launched “Get FIT Kids”

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Retreat, support for caregivers during National Women’s Health Week

Women's Caregiver Retreat

The Family Support Center of New Jersey along with the NJ Department of Health and American Heart Association | American Stroke Association will sponsor the Tenth Annual Women’s Caregiver Retreat on Friday, May 16, 2014. The event is a day

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Music Festival to Benefit Epilepsy Foundation at Warren County Vineyard

Muses in the Vineyard

The Epilepsy Foundation of NJ (EFNJ) will join Foul Rift Productions on Saturday, May 17  and Sunday, May 18 as they host their third annual “Muses in the Vineyard” music festival at the Four Sisters Winery in Belvidere, NJ. Muses in

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NJ Epilepsy Task Force to Hold Public Hearings, Report to Governor

Epilepsy Task Force Public Hearing

The New Jersey Epilepsy Task Force will be holding a series of public hearings for individuals with personal experience with epilepsy to give input and present testimony. The Task Force will present its findings in a report to Governor Christie

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Meet our Student Ambassador: Amanda

Student Ambassdor - Amanda

Amanda DeRosa, a junior at the Performing Arts Academy in Lakehurst, NJ, will join The Family Resource Network as our first Student Ambassador for the Walk for a Brighter Tomorrow on Saturday, May 3rd. Amanda has been living with epilepsy

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3rd Annual Stone Pony Benefit Concert to Raise National Epilepsy Awareness

Paint the Pony Purple_ EFNJ

The Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey (EFNJ) will host the 3rd Annual Paint the Pony Purple benefit concert at The Stone Pony on Sunday, March 30th. This all-ages event will raise necessary funds to continue the agency’s programs and services that spread knowledge and

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Jack Dau: Everyday Hero Gaining Media Attention

Jack Dau Paint the Pony Purple

Jack Dau of Sparta, NJ is gaining increasing media attention for educating youth about epilepsy through a comic book. Jack is featured as a super hero in the new “Medikidz Explain Epilepsy” comic book sponsored by Eisai. The goal of the

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FRN Adds Two Distinguished Members to Board of Directors

The Family Resource Network welcomed two new board members to its Board of Directors, Christian Pinsonault of Basking Ridge, NJ and Robert Stuono of Hamilton, NJ. Mr. Pinsonault acts as the Vice President of Market Access for Decision Resources Group,

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IEP Review Clinics and Transition Webinar Series Announced

Transition Webinar Series

FSCNJ is beginning to schedule its in-person and online trainings for 2014. As part of a transition-focused webinar series, FSCNJ is offering the following three webinars in the coming months. Each webinar link will take you to a page with more

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