Who We Are
Bancroft is a leading nonprofit provider of specialized services for individuals with autism, brain injuries and other intellectual or developmental disabilities. 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 Haddonfield, N.J., the organization serves more than 1,500 individuals annually in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
Bancroft Receives $2 Million Gift
Bancroft is pleased to announce a $2 million grant from Lynda and Stewart Resnick through The Resnick Foundation. The grant will be used to establish the Bancroft Resnick Center at Mt. Laurel, which will have a special focus on serving veterans. Read more here.
21st Annual Butterfly Ball Soars to New Heights
It was an elegant evening of dancing, fun and friendship at Bancroft’s 21st Annual Butterfly Ball on February 8, at The Merion in Cinnaminson, N.J. Some 400 guests helped raise more than $450,000 for Bancroft. Click here to read more.
Stories of Hope
Sharing a Personal Journey of Brain Injury Rehabilitation
At Bancroft’s recent “Unplugged” event in Plainsboro, NJ, Bill Dwyer gave a powerful overview of the challenges and successes he’s faced as part of his brain injury rehabilitation journey. Pictured with him are Katie [...]
Bancroft families, please click here for information and updates about the changes in state funding in New Jersey.
Bancroft provides opportunities to children and adults with diverse challenges to maximize their potential.
Our Capital Campaign is officially closed as of December 31, 2013.
Thank you to all of the generous supporters of Bancroft’s landmark capital campaign, “Transforming Our World | The Campaign for Bancroft”. The Campaign is officially closed but is already transforming the lives of the children and adults we support through capital improvements, modernizing older facilities, and enhancing technology and programs. You can still support the important work that Bancroft does every day by making a gift to the Margaret Bancroft Annual Fund. For details, click here.
Volunteer. Teach a class. Paint a room. Play a game. To learn more, click here. Thank you for your support!
Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Instructor: Cynthia Boyer, Ph.D., Executive Director, Bancroft Brain Injury Services
Click here to register
Recognize Brain Injury Awareness Month with an evening of unique personal tales, triumphs, insights and special moments, presented by individuals with brain injuries.
Tuesday, March 4
5 to 7 p.m.
Cherry Hill Public Library
Featuring speakers from our Southern New Jersey programs
Tuesday, March 25
4 to 6 p.m.
Plainsboro Public Library
Featuring speakers from our Central New Jersey programs
Bancroft’s nationally recognized Early Education Program is currently accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year. At Bancroft’s Early Education Program – serving children ages 3 to 9 – we provide a complete array of intensive, evidence-based educational therapies. These proven, highly effective techniques help children maximize abilities and reduce the symptoms of autism. Apply today as space is limited! Contact Pat Reid at Pat.Reid@Bancroft.org or (856) 348-4007 (856) 348-4007.
Location: Haddonfield Campus
Dates: September 3rd, 2013 – January 3rd, 2014
Location: Jacob Schaefer Center
Time: 4:30 PM
Dates: May 12th, August 11th
Location: Conference Room in the Admin building of the Lakeside Campus
Time: 1:00 PM
Dates: March 14th, June 13th
Location: Flicker conference room.
Time: 4:30 PM
Dates: March TBA, June TBA