Education & Training

The Family Resource Network offers a variety of educational opportunities for both professionals and families.

Educational Opportunities

The Family Resource Network offers a variety of educational opportunities for both professionals and families. Our trainings and education programs are offered virtually and in person. Topics include epilepsy, autism, transition, IEP development, and caregiving, to name a few.

Autism Scholarship Program

A scholarship opportunity for graduating New Jersey high school residents with a diagnosis of Autism who plan on pursuing post-secondary education at a college or vocational level. Application due May 1.

Geographic area: Statewide

Contact: 732-262-8020

Epilepsy Public and Professional Presentations

Training and in-services on the medical, educational and social impact of epilepsy available to any interested organizations. Specialized training available for: school nurses, school personnel, students, seniors, first responders, and law enforcement.     

Geographic area: Statewide

Contact: 800-336-5843

 

Epilepsy Scholarship Program

For graduating high school seniors with epilepsy who are pursuing their educational goals and who have financial need. Scholarship recipients are selected through a competitive process.

Geographic area: Statewide

Contact: 800-336-5843

 

KIDZ Connect

KIDZ Connect Training helps school-age children with intellectual & developmental disabilities successfully integrate with their peers in existing after school programs by providing free training to after school staff.

Geographic area: Statewide

Contact: 732-262-8020

 

Training Calendar

The online calendar provides professionals with a tool to help plan and promote events, as well as a place for family members and caregivers to access detailed information about activities in their area.

Geographic area: Statewide

Contact: 732-262-8020

 

Youth Caregiver Award

 For outstanding caregiving service to a family member by an individual aged 18 or younger.

Geographic area: Statewide

Contact: 732-262-8020

 

Webinars

Interactive online sessions intended to assist family members and professionals

working within the field of disabilities. We welcome you to view our archived webinars at your convenience and to explore the upcoming sessions that are currently accepting registration.

Geographic area: Statewide

Contact: 800-372-6510

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