February 2011




As we say  good-bye to the 1st month in 2011 and usher in February, it is time to fill you in on MyGOAL's activities in the upcoming days and weeks.  We hope to see you at one of our many group events.  Read on and share with your family and friends! 
MyGOAL Support Group Sessions
Sunday, February 6, 2011    3-5 PM

Sister Marie di Piazzi Conference Room, Support groupRm 1

St. Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Avenue
, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Attend our free monthly support group discussions to better advocate for your loved one's needs.  The topic of the next session is


Navigating through Special Needs Services

Cynthia Cox, BS, MSW Intern


The February 6th group session will also introduce

supportive activities for siblings (ages 8-13) of individuals with Autism.

Remember, the MyGOAL support groups are free of cost, but provide a wealth of information.  Voluntary childcare is also provided for the families that request it.  Pre-registration is required for participation and for the availability of childcare. Please call 877-88-MYGOAL (69462) to register.

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Men's Domain Group Sessions

Sunday, February 27, 2011    3-5 PM


Sister Marie di Piazzi Conference Room

St. Peter's University Hospital,  

254 Easton Avenue 

New Brunswick, NJ 08901 

Based on popular demand, MyGOAL has initiated a separate discussion group for men who have families or have been affected by the journey of Autism.  These monthly group sessions will be facilitated by Robert Kumapley, co-founder of MyGOAL, and Brian Cavill. Both men are fathers to children with Autism.  Click here for details on this new group.


Interested individuals are encouraged to contact Robert Kumapley at  robert.kumapley@gmail.com or 877-886-9462. 




Special Cooking Event cooking

Sunday, March 13, 2011 3-5 PM

Elijah's Promise 

18 Nielson Street   

New Brunswick, NJ 08901 

Join us for a special cooking demonstration on how to make healthy, special diets like a pro!  This event will be hosted by Sally Bowdle and Stephanie Goodman. 

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.  It exists to restore hope, marriages, and lives to families with autism from diagnosis to recovery.  For more information, please visit www.mygoalautism.org 



Dr. Genevieve Kumapley

My GOAL Inc.

Up and Coming

Support Group
Men's Domain
Cooking Event
MyGOAL's 3rd Annual Bowl-a-thon is Almost Here!
Sunday, April 10, 2011   2-5 PM 

Stelton Lanes, 1665 Stelton Road, Piscataway, NJ

Make MyGOAL's highlight Spring Event, the Annual Bowl-a-thon, one of those joyous occasion that puts a spring in your step!  Spread the word to bowlers, sponsors volunteers and those who might wish to donate for a good cause.  See attached flyer on our event.  Sponsor pledge forms can be accessed here.  You can also register below.


Bowl-A-Thon Registration