Monthly Archives: November 2011

Supporting the Individual Needs of Infants & Toddlers Free Workshop offered by NORWESCAP CFRS

  FLEMINGTON: NORWESCAP Child & Family Resource Services is offering a free training workshop on Wednesday, December 14 beginning at 6:30 p.m.                        Supporting the Individual Needs of Infants & Toddlers Learn strategies to meet a child’s emotional and physical needs while promoting social competence.  The workshop will also emphasize the importance of matching activities and practices to the developmental needs of the child, also known as developmentally appropriate practice. The training workshop will be held at  NORWESCAP CFRS office on 84 Park Ave, Suite E 104 in Flemington. Brenda Buxbaum, Site Manager with NORWESCAP CFRS will be the presenter. … Continue reading

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NORWESCAP CFRS offers Free NJ Family Child Care Registration pre-service training

NEWTON NORWESCAP Child & Family Resource Services announced it is offering free NJ Family Child Care Registration pre-service training for those interested in starting a small home based business caring for children. NORWESCAP Child and Family Resource Services can provide those considering this career option additional information and registration for the free training sessions which will be held in December 2011. Interested persons should contact NORWESCAP CFRS as early as possible. Registration pre-service training will be held at the CFRS office on 186 Halsey Road, Suite 1 in Newton.  Training sessions are Wednesday December 7, Monday December 12 and Monday … Continue reading

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NORWESCAP Family Success Center Annual Toy Drive

Annual Toy Drive Underway Now! This holiday season, NORWESCAP Family Success Center is partnering with the Salvation Army to make the holidays brighter for area families. Donations of new unwrapped toys, books, games, sports equipment, and clothing for both boys and girls of all ages will be gratefully accepted.  Gift Cards are also appreciated. These will be gifted to older children and teens. Family Success Center is also requesting new clothing for adults, infants and children. Donations will be received at the Family Success Center. Drop off times are: 8:30-4:30 Monday thru Friday AND by prior arrangement on evenings and … Continue reading

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NORWESCAP’s Sussex County Circles to receive the Friend of Human Services Award

NORWESCAP’s  Sussex County Circles Program will be honored with the Friend of Human Services Award on December 14th at an invitation only award luncheon held at TriCo in Sussex County. Sussex County Circles is being recognized for its positive impact on the low-income clients of all Sussex County Human Services Agencies.  The program provides support and resources to people who have made a commitment to change their lives by becoming self-reliant and resilient. The impact of Circles is powerful, providing hope and direction to participants in spite of the obstacles that they face.  In addition to empowering individual program participants, … Continue reading

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NORWESCAP Child and Family Resource Services Training Workshop for licensed child care center staff and family child care providers

Phillipsburg: NORWESCAP Child & Family Resource Services will facilitate a training session at the Phillipsburg location for early care and education providers on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Registration is required. Registration can be made by phone: NORWESCAP CFRS   908 454 1078 A five dollar registration fee applies. Parents and Teachers Working Together focuses on methods early care and education providers can use to establish and maintain a good working relationship with parents of young children.  This training will provide participants with strategies for increasing parent involvement and ensuring parental support of the program. The training is designed … Continue reading

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FREE NJ Family Child Care Registration pre-service training offered by NORWESCAP Child & Family Resource Services

FLEMINGTON: NORWESCAP Child & Family Resource Services announced it is offering free NJ Family Child Care Registration pre-service training for those interested in starting a small home based business caring for children. NORWESCAP Child and Family Resource Services can provide those considering this career option additional information and registration for the free training sessions which will be held in December, 2011. Interested persons should contact NORWESCAP CFRS at 908-782-8183 as early as possible. Trainings will be held at the CFRS office on 84 Park Ave, Suite E104 in Flemington. Training sessions are Monday, December 5, Wednesday, December 7 and Monday, … Continue reading

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It’s not too early to think about tax time -Free Income Tax preparation assistance

For more than 30 years, Skylands RSVP of NORWESCAP has been offering free Federal and State Income Tax preparation through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA). Volunteers, who are certified by the Internal Revenue Service, will be available for free tax preparation at sites throughout Morris, Sussex, Warren and Hunterdon Counties from February 1 through April 15, 2012.  VITA site schedules include daytime, evening and weekend hours. The FREE income tax assistance is available for those with uncomplicated returns- including the elderly, people with disabilities, and income eligible people. Spanish speaking volunteers can assist at some of the sites. Electronic filing … Continue reading

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A call to action for Sussex County: Volunteers needed RSVP/VITA

“Nothing is certain but death and taxes.” These famous words of Ben Franklin rang true in 1789 and still do in 2011.  In this season of giving NORWESCAP Skylands RSVP&Volunteer Research Center presents an opportunity to give a gift that will have long lasting meaning-volunteer  your time to become a trained VITA volunteer in Sussex County. LOCAL CONNECTION:VITA volunteers help prepare tax returns for senior citizens, disabled and income eligible members of their community.You’ll be fully trained and qualified to offer assistance through our well organized and convenient training sessions. FREE TRAINING:The Free training, both in-person and online, enables the … Continue reading

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