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Coping with stress during COVID-19

It can be difficult to manage the level of anxiety we might be feeling as news and information ...

At-Home Resources for Families

We know how challenging it's been to adapt to the disruptions in daily life and routine caused by ...

Family Update: March 19, 2020

Family Update March 19, 2020 Dear Bancroft Families and Guardians, Thank you for your support as we respond to the ...

Virtual Family Visitations: A Guide to Using Google Hangouts

As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in the communities we serve, we will be restricting visitor access to ...

Coronavirus updates from Bancroft

Information below updated as of 6/30/20. Bancroft Staff are considered ESSENTIAL Personnel and will be traveling to and from ...
Child in Winter Gear

Winter is Coming: Weathering Seasonal Sensory Challenges

Many parents know the struggle that can come with getting our kids to bundle up in the colder ...

Families: Urge Gov. Murphy to fund higher DSP wages

It's time to remind the Governor that we need funding to increase DSP wages for the coming year. ...

Preparing those with special needs for the holidays

By Molly Voss, DNP, ANP-BC Nurse practitioner, Bancroft and Marcroft   The holidays are supposed to be a time ...

What is a DSP?

Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) are caregivers who work with people with physical or intellectual/developmental disabilities, helping them ...

Creative Ways to Beat the Heat

With schools on break and temperatures rising, a Bancroft Activities Coordinator offers creative solutions for parents scrambling to ...