“Guys and Dolls” Invited to Audition for CAU Community Players!

“Guys and Dolls” Invited to Audition for CAU Community Players!

January 23, 2020

Erin Jerome

CAU Community Players in "Hairspray Jr." in 2019 Place your bets! The Community Access Unlimited Community Players will take on a Broadway classic in three performances of “Guys and Dolls Jr.” this summer. The popular musical comedy follows gamblers, gangsters and other characters in a...

What are we Thankful for this Year?

November 27, 2019

Chris Reardon

Joyce Cargle was not sure how much she had to be thankful for five years ago after being diagnosed with cancer. Since then she has had chemotherapy, undergone an operation for a hernia and suffered a leg injury. Yet today, Cargle, a person with disabilities, is in full remission, her other...

Assistive Tech is in your Hands at CAU

November 14, 2019

Erin Jerome

Assistive technology (AT) is moving the needle for communication for people with developmental disabilities. At school, students who are nonverbal or have limited speech are often loaned tablets equipped with communication augmentation apps such as Proloquo2Go. While the tech isn’t new, it is...

Workers with Disabilities Praised During National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October 31, 2019

Chris Reardon

Each day Sharon Bravo and Chavia Crute travel from their homes in Elizabeth to Irvington High School to work in the cafeteria, helping to prepare and serve meals and clean the kitchen afterward. According to Krystal Tanneer, food service director for Whitsons School Nutrition, which operates...