Maria becomes yet another member of our REACH program to find a paying position. Maria helps with general office duties such as shredding paper and making copies at the law offices of Alan F. Ackerman. Maria loves her new job and always is excited to go into work!
Cerebral Palsy of North Jersey (CPNJ) is dedicated to enhancing the lives of people with disabilities and other special needs by supporting personal growth, independence and participation in the community.
A couple months ago, we shared a story about a student at our Horizon High School named Adam. At his previous school he suffered years of abuse before finding our Horizon High School. Author Richard Stripp has written a moving poem based on the experiences that Adam had at his previous school. We have included the link below.
“Mommy I Wish” http://cpnj.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Mommy-Poem.pdf
Info on Richard Stripp and his book “Mommy, I wish I Could Tell You What They Did To Me In School Today” can be found at www.mommyiwish.com