Adult Advocacy & Resources

THERE ARE ALTERNATIVES AND OPTIONS FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILTIES

New possibilities exist for adults with developmental disabilities to achieve a full and productive life with the necessary supports needed.
* FRA has a book library with helpful readings.

* At times, FRA offers groups for parents who have adult children who are developmentally disabled.

* Our TECHConnection offers daily classes that students out of high school may attend.

* Advocates For Alternatives, Inc. promotes self-direction and person-centered planning so each individual with a disabilities has the FREEDOM, CHOICE and CONTROL over their lives with the associated responsibility. They offer guidance and support to individuals and famiies.

To learn more contact Ann Martinelli at: advocatesforalternativesinc@yahoo.com

* NJ offers resources through their Division of Developmental Disabilties to assist in funding some of these resources.

  • Get the information you need!

  • Find the resources you need

  • Connect with others who have gone through the process

Get active in the community and become knowledgeable about how to improve your life as a young adult.

Advocacy For Persons with Disabilities

Janis Bell, diocesan Advocate for Persons with Disabilities, welcomes calls from persons with developmental or acquired disabilities, their families and care-givers in the Diocese of Trenton. If you need assistance locating resources, solving a problem, or finding the help you need to live life to the fullest, please contact Janis Bell at 609-406-7400, x5594 or email jbell@dioceseoftrenton.org

Family Resource Associates Inc.   A center of hope in Shrewsbury, NJ since 1979

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