World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), March 21st, is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012.  The date for WDSD being the 21st day of the 3rd month, was selected to signify the uniqueness of the triplication (trisomy) of the 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome. Down Syndrome […]

A SPECIAL FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT THE PHOENIX CENTER Includes a fun evening of gambling, passed hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, soda, dessert and prizes. Friday, April 27, 2018 7 – 11pm Click here for more information and to register SPONSORS  

Julie Mower, Executive Director of The Phoenix Center, sits down with Marci to talk about the mission of the school and how to “make it” through the holiday season without stressing out.

Julie Mower having coffee with Marci

Update: Thanks to all who participated in this successful fundraiser! We are very appreciative of your support of The Phoenix Center. Win a football weekend & trip to California, all while supporting students of The Phoenix Center. Friday, December 1 – Monday, December 4 LGCCC# 356-5-34980 RL# 48-17

On September 9th, The Phoenix Center hosted a picnic attended by 150 families and volunteers in Kingsland Park in Nutley, NJ that enabled students and families of the school to enjoy a rare privilege—a family picnic in a public park, with BBQ’ed goodies and activities, and a rare chance to meet and have fun in a safe and accepting […]