Bancroft | One World For Everyone

Who We Are

Bancroft is a leading nonprofit provider of specialized services for individuals with autism, other intellectual or developmental disabilities and those in need of neurological rehabilitation. Through our innovative continuum of care, Bancroft offers a comprehensive range of services for unlocking each person’s full potential and meeting his or her changing needs, including: brain injury rehabilitation, special education, vocational training and supported employment, structured day programs, campus and community living programs, and behavioral supports. For nearly 130 years, Bancroft has been pioneering new ways of helping people with disabilities lead independent and fulfilling lives. Based in Cherry Hill, N.J., the organization serves more than 1,500 individuals annually in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Bancroft Mission

Bancroft provides opportunities to children and adults with diverse challenges to maximize their potential.

Just Be…

A parent’s blog series.

JohnA parent’s blog written by the parents of students attending The Bancroft School.

In our own words, we want to share our experiences about our incredibly special children. It isn’t easy, it isn’t always positive, but it is rewarding, loving, and provides more meaning to the world than we ever imagined. Here is where we can BE one. Here is where we will BE a part of Bancroft.

 

FAMILIES:
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT REP PAYEE

Bancroft Families, please read our update on the changes to funding for Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) funded individuals.

Bancroft School at Voorhees Pediatric Facility Celebrates TWENTY Incredible Years

Twenty years ago with two computers and a few adaptive toys, a program was launched to provide children who were too medically unstable to participate in a school classroom, a place to learn.

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Summer Travel Plans? Avoid Traveling Triggers for Families with an Autistic Child

 

Many families with children with disabilities are challenged when trying to travel. With summer in full swing, experts at Bancroft have some helpful hints to help create an enjoyable vacation environment for everyone.

 

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Adam and Winnie the Pooh at Disney

Stories of Hope

Brian Quick at Bancroft Unplugged

Hope and Courage at Bancroft Unplugged

Brian Quick’s supportive family shared his story of hope and rehabilitation through a video that chronicled his life since his brain injury. The standing-room only audience at Bancroft’s recent “Unplugged” event in Cherry Hill, […]

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In The News

Pergolin, Guadagno, McDonnell, and Cahn plant a tree at Bancroft's Corporate Headquarters.

Bancroft Opens Corporate Headquarters in Cherry Hill

Rooted in Camden County, Bancroft celebrated the opening of its new corporate headquarters in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.

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Helen and her proud parents

Bancroft on Campus Shaping Lives For the Future

Bancroft students at Camden Community College Program recently celebrated their graduation. Here is a special story about the impact that the program had on Helen, and her preparation for the next steps.

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Upcoming Events

Supporting Bancroft
Bike for Bancroft October 11, 2015
Get in Gear to Support Bancroft!
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Please join us for a 10, 25, 45 or 65 mile loop through scenic Burlington County, NJ.

Bike for Bancroft is a fun, healthy event and a great way to support Bancroft.

This event is ideal for cyclists of all ages and abilities

Click here to register

Professional Development
Bancroft NeuroRehab’s “Heads-Up” Webinar Series

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Vestibular Rehabilitation…What’s the Spin?
Date: Wednesday, September 30, 12pm-1pm

The vestibular system is one of our balance centers, which is located in the inner ear. Disruption of this system can lead to dizziness and imbalance, as well as, several functional deficits. This presentation will explain the basic role of the vestibular system, how this system becomes disrupted, and the role of therapy in treating individuals with these impairments.

Presented by Carolyn Tassini, PT, DPT, NCS

Click here to Register.

Special Education
Open Enrollment Education Program – Space is limited!

Bancroft’s nationally recognized school is currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year. Located on Bancroft’s main campus in picturesque Haddonfield, N.J., the program helps students to achieve their maximum level of independence, productivity and fulfillment. Apply today as space is limited! Contact Pat Reid at Pat.Reid@Bancroft.org or (856) 348-4007(856) 348-4007.

Family Meetings and Events

Bancroft Day 2015 Logo

Bancroft Day

Challenge Grove Park
Friday, September 18, 2015
3:00-6:00 p.m.

Our annual Bancroft Day celebration is going “GLOBAL” this year at Challenge Grove, a fully-accessible park in Cherry Hill. We are planning games & prizes, arts & crafts, music & dancing, entertainment and refreshments all with an international theme. This is a fun, low-cost day for you to enjoy as you make your way through the seven continents and experience some of the wonders of the world . . . all in one Bancroft Day!

YOU are invited! Come join the fun! If you would like to volunteer or reserve a vendor table, please see forms attached. If you have any questions, contact Deb Conner at 856-348-1160856-348-1160 or debra.conner@bancroft.org.

Brain Injury Association Support Group at Bancroft NeuroRehab.

Location: 3900 Church Road, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Contact: Kristin Lukianovich, 856-616-6431856-616-6431
Time: 6:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.
The support group is the third Monday of every month.

Other Program Meeting Dates Will Be Announced Soon.