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What is a DSP? CAU Celebrates DSP Recognition Week!

September 17, 2020

Erin Jerome

What is a Direct Support Professional (DSP)? Direct Support Professionals work directly with people with physical and/or intellectual disabilities with the aim of assisting the individual to become integrated into their community or the least restrictive environment. Direct Support Professionals...

Join us for the CAU Virtual Walkathon Sept. 12!

September 3, 2020

Erin Jerome

The Ira Geller Walkathon is going virtual this year to raise crucial funds for services that support people with disabilities and youth-at-risk in a safe and social distance-friendly event. Community Access Unlimited invites members of the community to walk, jog or roll in their neighborhoods...

Read All About It: Independent Citizen Fall 2020 is Here!

August 27, 2020

Erin Jerome

The Fall 2020 Independent Citizen is here! Click Here to Read! What's inside? How to Register for the CAU Virtual Walkathon Explore Exciting Virtual Services CAU Members Rally for Local Restaurants 30 Years of the ADA COVID-19 Creates a Crisis for Runaway and Homeless Youth in...

COVID-19 Creates a Crisis for Runaway and Homeless Youth in NJ

August 14, 2020

Erin Jerome

The COVID-19 pandemic is straining resources for programs serving runaway and homeless youth that were already in short supply prior to the crisis. The primary causes of homelessness among youth are family conflict or severe economic hardship, making these programs more critical than ever to ensure...

A Tribute: July 15 is National Developmental Disability Professionals Day

July 15, 2020

Carolee Marano

On behalf of Community Access Unlimited What is a Developmental Disability Professional? Developmental disability professionals make sure that people have access to the supports and resources they need to live full, self-directed lives. They go by different names based on their...
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