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by NYMetroParents Staff October 9, 2013

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UPDATED APRIL 2014: Raising a child with special needs can be challenging. Find support by connecting with other families, parents, and caregivers in your community who have kids with special needs. Read on to find a group in Rockland county.

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder

This group has a number of private online
communities, including one for parents, that aim to encourage open, useful exchange of information for and by people affected by ADHD.

Good Vibrations Plus, Rockland County Association for Learning Disabilities
Skyview Plaza, 9 Ingalls St., Nyack
845-358-5700 x117

This program offers workshops and support services to families with children on the
autism spectrum.

Jawonio Education Institute

Parent and caregiver training groups offer practical information and strategies to
enhance children’s cognitive, physical, and social development. Topics include discipline, forming partnerships with schools, accessing community resources, and networking for families raising children with special needs.

Parents Helping Parents
St. Paul’s Christian Day School
Main Street and Collyer Avenue, New City

Assists parents struggling with the behavior of their teens or adult children.

Parent Support Network
Orangeburg; 845-359-6090

The group’s priority is supporting, educating, and advocating for each other while raising children and adolescents with learning, emotional, developmental, social, or
behavioral disorders.

Rockland BIANYS Chapter
Victoria Monaco: 845-346-6484

Provides friendship, information, a problem-solving forum, personal growth opportunities, and the chance to be reminded that families and caregivers of people with brain injuries are not alone.


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Parent Groups in Fairfield and surrounding areas

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