February 2020
MyGOAL's annual grant application is open and available on our website! Read below for details. We hope to see you at our support group session on February 9. Save the date for our bowlathon fundraiser and scroll through this edition to get more information about Nick's hope and a guide for parents on the autism journey.
MyGOAL Support Group: "Ask the Expert: Autism Viewed as Neurological Disorder across the Lifespan "
Sunday, February 9, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
254 Easton Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Ground Floor, Conference Room #1

Register by Wednesday, February 5
MyGOAL Autism Grant Application - Now Available!
Deadline April 30
MyGOAL Inc. is now accepting applications for 2020 MyGOAL Autism Grant program. Applicants who meet the grant criteria, complete the application, and meet the deadline by  April 30th 2020  will be considered for a grant. MyGOAL Autism Grants are based on family economic need.

Exceptional Parent's Guide to Raising Children with Disabilities
Check out a must-read guide with resources to navigate care for special needs children. Almost a 100 pages of helpful articles written by physicians and medical professionals with information that parents can use for every phase of their loved one's life.

Nick's Hope - H olding O nto P ossibilities E veryday
Nick’s HOPE is an outreach initiative (of MyGOAL Inc), of which Nicholas Kumapley is the Director. The program conducts special humanitarian drives (personal hygiene and food) and provides a starter packets to individuals in shelters.
How can you be a part of delivering Nick’s HOPE to those facing challenges?
  • Donate towards the items to be purchased. Checks/donations may be made payable to MyGOAL Inc.
  • Donate toothpaste, toothbrushes, hand sanitizer, face wash, mouthwashes


SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Check out the following activities around the community this month
Special Needs Social Hour

Tuesday, February 4,
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
1 Vogt Drive Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Click Here to Register
Transition from School to Adulthood: A Workshop

Wednesday, February 5
6:00 PM - 7:30PM
St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital
703 Main St Paterson, NJ

Click Here to Register
Support Group for People with Asperger's plus Learning Disability

Saturday, February 15
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Cognitive Change, LLC
205 Ridgedale Ave Florham Park, NJ

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Special Needs Weekend Drop-In Recreation / Respite

February 15, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Encouraging Kids Family
Resource Center
10 Reeves Ave Hamilton Township, NJ  
Click Here to Registe r
Adult Center for Transition Information Session

Tuesday, February 18
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Rowan College of South Jersey
1400 Tanyard Rd Sewell, NJ

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Gaming for Kids with Special Needs

Thursday, February 20,
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Westergard Library
20 Murray Ave Piscataway, NJ 

Transition Conference

Monday, February 24
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
DoubleTree Newark Airport Hotel
128 Frontage Rd, Newark, NJ 07114

Click Here to Register
Making Purchases?

Select "My GOAL" as your charity of choice on  smile.amazon.com  when you make your purchases on Amazon Smile. Your support will go a long way to make a difference. This is because   0.5%  of the purchase price is donated to MyGOAL. 
It's a great way to support  MyGOAL   and help us keep all the great services coming at no-cost to families.
MyGOAL Inc. is a 501 (c3)non-profit organization that helps families with limited economic resources access therapies, programs and information about autism spectrum disorders. For more information, please visit  http://www.mygoalautism.org

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