Advocacy

Community Access Unlimited

 
General Information
Description of ServiceCAU's Helping Hands Self Advocacy Group began in 1984. Advocates are involved in legislative updates, letter writing campaigns, accessibility & voting campaigns, "Meet Your Candidates" events, attending state and national conferences and conducting professional workshops. Meetings are held monthly and open to all people with disabilities. Helping Hands is one of the oldest and strongest self-advocacy groups in the state of New Jersey.

In 2004, Community Access and Helping Hands developed the Jump Start Self-Advocacy consulting business. The mission of Jump Start is to ensure that self-advocates, service providers and the community at-large are well versed in the needs, desires and civil rights of people with disabilities.
LocationUnion County
Geographical AreaCentral
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
Age GroupAll Adults
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9am-6pm
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (908) 354- 3040
Physical Site Address 1 80 West Grand Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Main Phone (908) 354-3040
Fax (908) 354-2665
Service Location Email info@caunj.org
Web Address www.caunj.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Community Access Unlimited
Affiliated Program: Community Access Unlimited
This Service: Advocacy
 
Taxonomy Postings
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