Community Archives - CAUNJ


Wishing You a Warm Holiday Season

December 22, 2021

Erin Jerome

Jillisa Smith From festive gifts to holiday meals, Community Access Unlimited is doing everything possible to make the season bright.  CAU provides comprehensive services for people with disabilities and youth at risk in New Jersey with the goal of assisting them to become as independent as...

It’s DSP Recognition Week! Thank You For All you Do!

September 16, 2021

Erin Jerome

It's Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week! We are proud to celebrate CAU’s 602 DSPs for the talent and dedication they bring to assisting members in living life to the fullest.  DSPs offer specialized support to increase independence. They may meet medical and behavioral health...

In Remembrance of 9/11 and Colleen Fraser

September 13, 2021

Erin Jerome

Elizabeth residents gathered to remember and honor the lives lost on 9/11 this Saturday, with community dignitaries and residents attending a ceremony at the Midtown Pedestrian Plaza, where the city has a 9/11 memorial statue. The ceremony opened with sirens at 8:46 a.m., in recognition of...

What’s the Difference Between Supportive Housing and Transitional Housing?

September 8, 2021

Erin Jerome

Supportive Housing vs. Transitional Housing Housing resources are available for those who need support for a variety of reasons, such as having a disability, chronic illness, drug addiction, mental illness, or facing homelessness. Supportive housing and transitional housing offer different options...

Spring 2021 Independent Citizen is Here!

June 2, 2021

Erin Jerome

The Spring Independent Citizen is here! Our newsletter is filled with agency updates, member stories and information about upcoming events. What's Inside: Join us for Walkathon! The Annual Ira Geller Walkathon is June 21-26! CAU Recognizes Autism Acceptance Month. Hear from CAU staff and...