Community Events and Programs
Tuesday, April 23
Family Support Organization of Essex County hosts a Parent Support Group at Toni's Kitchen for families and caregivers of children with a variety of special needs, especially, behavioral, emotional and mental health challenges.
Thursday, May 2
The Supported Employment movement has made many strides and achieved many great accomplishments in recent years. While it is indeed important to celebrate any and all milestones of success, we unfortunately also have to acknowledge that we still have a long way to go.
Thursday, May 2 - Thursday, June 6
The event includes free general admission, live music, art activities and tours, seasonal programming and a full-service bar. According to the MAM, November's event focuses on "engaging the public beyond our gallery walls, with opportunities to reflect, engage, and create."
Admission: FREE First Thursday Nights
Thursday, May 16
Clinical Considerations in the Behavior Support Planning for Adults with IDD and Co-occurring Mental Illness
In most cases, co-occurring mental health and complex behavior problems in individuals with IDD are caused and maintained by a combination of factors.