Community Perspectives

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Book Talk: Freefall with Author Cindy Kaplan

Gateways, Yachad New England, and Temple Emanuel’s B’Tselem Inclusion Committee invite you to join us for an evening of conversation with Cindy Kaplan, parent coach and author of the memoir Freefall: One Mother’s Journey Raising… Read More

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B’nei Mitzvah Program Parent Panel

The Event Do you have questions about how to adapt the b’nei mitzvah process for children with a range of learning and support needs? Are you at a loss for where to begin or unsure… Read More

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Our Spectrum

I have twin 14-year-old sons, Sam and Jack. Jack’s development is typical; Sam’s development began to shift when he was 18 months old. Read More

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Taking the Next Step into Inclusion

During this Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance and Inclusion month, can we look at ourselves and our lives to consider how we can integrate awareness, incorporate inclusion and demonstrate acceptance? Read More