Y.A.L.E. School OPEN HOUSE

Open House locations and dates listed below. To RSVP click on the desired location: Y.A.L.E. School Audubon High School – January 9th 9:30am-11:00am Y.A.L.E. School Mansfield Twp. Elementary School – January 10th 10:00am-12:00pm Y.A.L.E. School Medford Memorial Middle School – January 11th 9:30am-12:00pm Y.A.L.E. School Medford Kirby’s Mill Elementary School – January 11th 9:30am-12:00pm Y.A.L.E. School Audubon Mansion Ave. Elementary School – January 18th 9:30am-11:00am

PHOTOS: Ribbon cutting ceremony marks grand opening of new Standard 9 classrooms at Camden County Community College

Y.A.L.E.’s Standard 9 Scholars and Standard 9 Explorers tiers celebrated at the ribbon cutting ceremony for their new classrooms at Camden County College in the newly re-christened Washington Hall building. S9 Coordinator Genevieve Griffith contributed her remarks along with CCC’s Dean Margo Venable and Dr. Marge Hamilton, VP of Academic Affairs. Learn more about the S9 college transition program at: yaleschool.com/s9

Y.A.L.E. Standard 9 student is a “voice from the spectrum” and gets some “FACE” time with autism hero Temple Grandin at FACES 4 Autism conference

Tim Elmer, a student from the Y.A.L.E. School Standard 9 program was invited  along with a few other young people with autism spectrum disorders to present an award at the annual FACES 4 Autism conference in Galloway NJ. Elmer, 19 from Egg Harbor Township, says that he has been attending FACES 4 Autism events for several years but this was […]

ASPEN Holiday Party

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE ELLISBURG CAMPUS Holiday party for the Camden/Burlington county chapter of ASPEN NJ family issues parent group for members. More info and membership available at aspennj.org

ASPEN meeting

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE ELLISBURG CAMPUS Meeting of the Camden/Burlington county chapter of ASPEN NJ family issues parent group for members. More info and membership available at aspennj.org

ASPEN Meeting

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE ELLISBURG CAMPUS Meeting of the Camden/Burlington county chapter of ASPEN NJ family issues parent group for members. More info and membership available at aspennj.org

ASPEN meeting

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE ELLISBURG CAMPUS Meeting of the Camden/Burlington county chapter of ASPEN NJ family issues parent group for members. More info and membership available at aspennj.org

Rutgers Autism paratransit study looking for adult participants

The Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT) at Rutgers University is looking for adults 18 years and older to participate in a research study on paratransit skills for people on the autism spectrum. Participants can earn up to $75 for completing the study. Information is in the flyer below. Autism Paratransit Assessment Flyer (PDF)

Father’s Group

Fathers’ Group at the Northfield campus from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Open to the public. Download and print flyer (PDF)

Father’s Group

Fathers’ Group at the Northfield campus from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Open to the public. Download and print flyer (PDF)

Y.A.L.E. School’s Glenn Martins presents at inaugural ParentCamp South Jersey

On November 15th 2014, Glenn Martins, school psychologist and Y.A.L.E. School Assistant Director from Y.A.L.E.’s Cedar Creek campus, was one of the invited speakers at the inaugural ParentCamp South Jersey which took place at the William Davies Middle School in Mays Landing New Jersey. This “un-conference” was attended by over one hundred participants, including parents and educators who were interested […]

Northfield Campus to Host Father’s Group With Atlantic Cape Family Support

In cooperation with Atlantic Cape Family Support the Northfield campus will begin hosting a Fathers’ Group on the first and third Tuesday of every month at the Northfield campus location. The meetings will be held from 6 PM to 7:30 PM. This support group is open to the public and light refreshments will be served.

Northfield Campus FSO Fall Festival Event

The Atlantic Cape Family Support Organization in cooperation with the Y.A.L.E. School Northfield campus present the Fall Festival event for students and their family members. Attendees can learn about services and resources available in their communities. Food, fun, and information for families. At the Northfield campus — rain date November 9th. For more information, please call the AC FSO at […]

ASPEN Chapter Meeting

Monthly ASPEN Chapter Meeting now being held at the Cherry Hill campus. Topic: A “How to” on Employment for People with Asperger’s Speakers: Jennifer Joyce, Director of Employment, Transition, and Day Services, NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities, and Barbara Abrams, Director of the Special Needs Department, Jewish Family and Children’s Services For more information or to attend a chapter meeting, […]

Conference on learning disabilities hosted by LDANJ Oct. 6th

LDANJ is a nonprofit organization of volunteers dedicated to providing information, support, and advocacy for children and adults with learning disabilities. They are holding a conference on Sunday October 6th with special guest speaker Peter W. Riffle, a nationally recognized educator and a person with learning disabilities who knows firsthand what it’s like to be challenged on both sides of […]

New for 2013-2014: monthly ASPEN chapter meetings to be held at Cherry Hill campus

The Y.A.L.E. School is pleased to announce that starting this September, monthly meetings of the ASPEN Burlington/Camden County chapter will be held at the Cherry Hill campus. Meetings will normally take place on the 4th Wednesday of each month. For more information about your local ASPEN chapter or to attend a meeting, please go to the ASPEN website.

Y.A.L.E. School Autism Programs to “Walk Now For Autism Speaks” On May 18th

Members of Team Y.A.L.E. from our autism programs will again participate in the annual Walk Now For Autism Speaks walk-a-thon to raise awareness of autism and funds for autism-related research. Anyone who would like to join our staff members for this walk can register online to help Team Y.A.L.E. reach their fundraising goal. You can also come to the walk […]

Resource Fair at the Katz JCC

The Katz JCC will host its annual Resource Fair for Individuals with Special Needs on Wednesday, February 13th from 6:30 PM until 8:30 PM. This event is free and open to the community. More information about this event is available at the Katz JCC website.

Siblings of children with ASD discussion group at Rider University

Rider University’s Center for Excellence in Psychology is offering a free discussion and activity group for siblings of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. The group will meet on Sundays from 4-6pm starting February 3, 2013 on Rider’s Lawrenceville NJ campus. It runs for 6 weeks. For more information or to register, contact either Beth Glasberg or Karen Gischlar at siblings@rider.edu, […]

Y.A.L.E. School “On Cue” Speaker Dr. Mieke Goossens Addresses ASPEN Chapter

Recently, Dr. Mieke Goossens, School Psychologist at the Y.A.L.E School Medford and Mansfield Township campuses spoke to parents and professionals involved with the Burlington County ASPEN group about the educational process of transitioning students from self contained to mainstream settings. She highlighted the hidden curriculum within mainstreamed settings and the necessity of teaching social and executive skills to be successful in the […]

Dr. Mieke Goossens to Present at ASPEN Chapter Meeting

Dr. Mieke Goossens of the Y.A.L.E. School Medford and Mansfield Township campuses will give a presentation to the Burlington/Camden County chapter of ASPEN on November 28th at 7:00 PM. The presentation is entitled “Educational Opportunities for Students with Asperger’s In and Out of Mainstream Settings.” You can learn more at the ASPEN Burlington/Camden County webpage.

Free Event At The Franklin Institute: Genomics Of Autism Spectrum Disorders

FYI for educators and professionals as well as people with autism spectrum disorders, and their parents & family: On Monday, November 12th from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia is hosting a free lecture event entitled Genomics of Autism Spectrum Disorders presented in cooperation with the Penn Genome Frontiers Institute. Register to attend this event now. […]