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The 14th Annual Night Out With The Trenton Thunder For Individuals Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired, Their Families, Their Friends and CBVI Staff

Covering the Bases also known as Blind and Vision-Impaired Awareness Night with The Trenton Thunder is an annual event that promotes full community inclusion and awareness of the potential and achievements of individuals who are blind and vision-impaired.

Date: Thursday, June 27, 2019
Time: Gates Open at 6:00 p.m.
Location: Arm & Hammer Park (formerly Waterfront Park) in Trenton, NJ

Hosted by: The New Jersey Department of Human Services- Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
NJ State Library Talking Book and Braille Center and The Trenton Thunder Baseball Team (Double “A” Affiliate of the NY Yankees)

Tickets are being sold at the discounted fee of $7.00


For more information, or to reserve tickets, please e-mail: askcbvi@dhs.state.nj.us with “Trenton Thunder” in the subject line.

Assistive Technology Summit

Registration is now open for the ATAC of DRNJ Assistive Technology Summit on September 24, 2019.

Join consumers and professionals for a day of learning and sharing about all areas of Assistive Technology. Last year's event was attended by over 175 individuals and featured over 25 concurrent sessions focused on all areas of Assistive Technology. This year's event will be even bigger and better!

Sessions will include: AT Supports for the Classroom; Workplace accommodations; Transition services / strategies; Augmentative and Alternative Communication; Smart home technology / Internet of Things….. and much more!

Click here for more information.


South Asian Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meetings in Central New Jersey

SAMHIN AA meetings are every Thursday from 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church in Iselin, NJ. No appointment is necessary – any individual with an alcohol problem and a desire to quit is welcome.

First Presbyterian Church
1295 Oak Tree Road (enter on Middlesex Ave)
Iselin, NJ 08830

If you have a question, contact them by email at info@samhin.org or phone Gurmeet: 732-718-3841; Pradip: 848-248-0709; Shah: 917-626-7131; Dipak: 732- 233-5938

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Dialogues with Dan

On Tuesday evenings from 6:30 - 7:30 pm, Dan Windheim hosts the internet radio show "Dialogues with Dan". Dan conducts interviews with individuals making a difference in the disability community. To access the broadcast, go to http://www.rocklandworldradio.com/program/dialogues/

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New Jersey's designated protection and advocacy system for people with disabilities

Disability Rights New Jersey
210 S Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Trenton, New Jersey 08608
1.800.922.7233 (in NJ only) • 1.609.292.9742 (Voice)
1.609.777.0187 (Fax) • 1.609.633.7106 (TTY)
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