February 2019
February brings messages of love and hope and some glimpses of better weather right around the corner! This month, we have our support group session this weekend, please join us for the discussion. The Haven Center is in the News with a message of awareness. Don't forget - the enrichment grant is still open and MyGOAL's Annual Bowlathon is right around the corner! Plus, many community events for education on special needs. We look forward to seeing you at our events!
MyGOAL Support Group Session: Visiting the Dentist
Sunday, February 10, 2019 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
254 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Conference Room #1000F (First floor across from the employee cafeteria)
Register by February 8 - click here
Person-Centered Planning and Implementation Classes
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 and Wednesday February 6, 9 AM - 3 PM
Fairleigh Dickingson University
Metropolitan Campus
Student Union Building - Multipurpose Room,
870 River Road, Teacneck, NJ
To learn more, click here
Join Us for Family Day at the State Theatre!
The State Theatre is hosting its annual Family Day Festival on February 18. Come and take part in food, activities and family fun!
Monday, February 18, 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Are You a New Parent on the Autism Journey? Come and Attend a Parenting Class for Tools to Help You Help Your Child
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Ground Floor, MOB Room #4
To register, click here

MyGOAL Summer Enrichment Grant Application Now Available Online!
MyGOAL's Enrichment Grant program offers $250 awards based upon the theme "recreation and physical activity” and would apply towards activities such as
camp, sports, exercise, dance, physical therapy, swimming, and others. Visit our website for the online application. Completed applications must be received by March 9 .
MyGOAL's Haven Center is in the news in Ghana!
The Mayor of Ghana and MyGOAL's Dr. Genevieve Kumapley carry the message of special needs education, awareness, and funding for treatment in these high profile articles.

Community Events
Check out the following activities around the community this month
Autism Art Cafe

February 20, 2019
4:15 PM to 5:30 PM
Camp Zehnder YMCA
3911 Herbertsville Road, Wall Township, NJ
Sign up required on POAC website
Special Needs Movie Day: The LEGO movie and How to Train Your Dragon

February 9, 2019
10 AM
AMC Lowes Theater
635 Bay Avenue, Ste 212, Toms River, NJ
Sign up required on NJAW facebook
February 23, 2019
10 AM to Noon
CityPlex 12 Newark, 360-394 Springfield Avenue
Newark, NJ
Miltown Urban Air & Trampoline - Sensory Friendly Jump

February 21, 2019, 3 PM to 5 PM
396 Ryders Lane, Milltown, NJ

Tickets: $17
Save-the-Date: MyGOAL's Annual Bowl-a-thon!
Saturday , April 27, 2019
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