Bancroft | One World For Everyone

Bancroft Mission

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

Staff Spotlight: Linda Miller

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What parents of children with autism worry about most [INFOGRAPHIC]

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A Beautiful Mind

Read Bancroft’s A Beautiful Mind column, as seen twice monthly in the Courier Post:Read Bancroft's A Beautiful Mind column, as seen twice monthly in the Courier Post

Bancroft’s 2015 Annual ReportAR

Bancroft News: Autism Sensitivity Training for Police

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Bancroft kicked off a year-long commitment to train police in techniques to deescalate situations involving individuals with autism. More than ten regional media outlets covered the event at Camden County Police Headquarters. Click for learn more, and to request information on scheduling a training in your town.

 

What to Look for in a School

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Assistive Technology (AIT)

Assistive Instructional Technology provides children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities, such as autism, a vehicle to express themselves. At Bancroft, nearly 40 percent of students at the Bancroft School use augmentative communication devices that allow them to express choice, wants and needs. Learn more here.

Stories of Hope

[Video] Daniel’s Story:
Opening a World of Possibility

Overcoming Fear:
A Family’s Journey with Behavior Modification

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Just Be…Khalilah

 

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A parent’s blog series.

A 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.

 

Upcoming Events

Supporting Bancroft
Friends of Bancroft Cocktail Competition at the Little Lion

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Where: The Little Lion, 243 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
When:Saturday, May 7, 2016 4:00 – 7:00
To buy tickets: Click Here!
$40 all-you-can-eat light bites

Save the Date!
Bancroft’s Annual Golf Outing
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
The Union League Golf Club at Torresdale

For event details or to register, click here.
For more information on sponsorship packages, contact Debbie Boyer at debra.boyer@bancroft.org or dial 856-348-1162.

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

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Brain Boost: Exercise, Cognition & Neurorehabilitation
Date: Wednesday, April 27, 12-1 pm

 

Breaking a sweat doesn’t just boost metabolism, it boosts brain health. For individuals with neurological conditions, implementing exercise into neurorehabilitation has physical, cognitive and emotional benefits. Physical exercise keeps the brain sharp and enhances mood, concentration, memory and stress.

Presented by: Dr. Karen Lindgren

Click here to register.

Special Education

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

Location: 3900 Church Road, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Date:May 11-June 29
Time: Wednesdays 5:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.
To register call 844-234-VETS or email lynn.tomaio@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.