Read All About It: Independent Citizen Fall 2020 is Here!
August 27, 2020
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
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...
Want to Support Social Services in New Jersey? Complete the 2020 Census with CAU!
June 9, 2020
We're highlighting social services in New Jersey and how the Census impacts them! The federal government uses Census data to allocate resources to state governments- more than $45 billion dollars a year in New Jersey. People with disabilities have been identified by the Census Bureau as a...
CAU Members Rally for Local Restaurants During COVID-19 Crisis
May 19, 2020
&grain, a restaurant in Garwood, has joined Rally for Restaurants thanks to CAU members With New Jersey now in its eighth week of state-mandated stay-at-home restrictions and all restaurants and bars closed to diners, eateries across the state are suffering mammoth losses in income....
CAU Members are Advocates in Action during Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
March 4, 2020
Juanna Quinn (left) and Annie Sims, individuals with developmental disabilities, are passionate advocates for their fellow citizens. People with developmental disabilities are ready. As the calendar turns to March, Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, members of the New American...