Watch “Miracle or Nightmare?” on abcnews.go.com I think it is very important that everybody who either has a child with autism or works with the child with autism takes the time to watch this series of videos. They are about what can happen when we simply ignore science. They are about facilitated communication which came…
The notion that the autism epidemic will be eliminated as a result of the proposed changes in the DSM seems like a pretty big leap. The changes in the DSM will consolidate the categories of autism, PDD-NOS and Asperger’s disorder (AS) and refine the diagnostic process. There are many reasons why these changes are necessary. …
Eden II Programs received a $30,000 grant from The Brooklyn Home for the Aged Men to help provide improved services to adults with autism. This award will allow a companion to stay with our participants during hospital-based care to ensure that they are well attended to, and serve as advocates when hospitalization is necessary. Also…
Today we are sharing exciting news with you as you learn of the Eden II Capital Campaign. We are working to increase the number of students served, improve services, and expand our physical space, all during these challenging economic times.
The SINFPA Community Service Awards will be held at breakfast at 10 am on Sunday November 6th at the Hilton Garden Inn to recognize longtime volunteers of not-for-profits who go above and beyond to make sure the job gets done and the mission is served.
In an continuing effort to expand our services to a greater amount of students and families in need of services, Eden II is proud to announce it is halfway to our fundraising goals of $7.5 million, money that is earmarked to increase the amount of space to facilitate a growing number of children in need with a new multi-store location in Stapleton.
The Eden II Genesis School in Plainview recently received a visit from Senator Jack M. Martins in order for Senator martins to understand the concerns and thoughts of the school’s representative in order to provide support where is needed.
The Eden II and Genesis Foundation proudly elects two new board members, Dolores N. Morris and Michael Gerstle.
The Eden II Programs elected a new slate of officers and new members to its board of trustees at their recent annual meeting. Newly elected board members who were also elected officers are Shanx Ravisankar, vice chair, and Gregg Iliceto, treasurer. James Caldarella is the newly elected secretary. Lenore Puleo was re-elected as chairwoman.
Eden II Programs is proud to announce the addition of two board members, Cafo Boga and Terry Tarangelo.