At New Jersey center for students with disabilities, many get one-on-one aides in emergency drills. By Leslie Brody Originally published: Oct. 21, 2018 9:00 a.m. ET As schools beef up security in an age of fear of campus shootings, a New Jersey center for the extremely disabled goes to extra lengths to practice for the unthinkable. […]

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Listen to the podcast “Profile of the Phoenix Center in Nutley, NJ” on 106.7 Lite FM’s weekly talk show with host Nina del Rio. The Phoenix Center was featured on the show for National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Our own Julie Mower talked about teaching life skills and the employment program. Listen on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/profile-of-the-phoenix-center-in-nutley-nj/id1260609326?i=1000421782359&mt=2

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On October 2, 2018, Thomas J. Kemly, Columbia Bank President and CEO, and Amy Dupuis, Executive Director of the Columbia Bank Foundation, visited The Phoenix Center in Nutley, NJ, to present a $30,000 grant for security upgrades to the school’s entrance and visitor management system. Watch the FIOS1 report on Facebook (this incorrectly reports a […]

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Zion is a student at The Phoenix Center who loves working part-time in the Parts Department here at Nutley Auto Kia. Learn more about The Phoenix Center’s Transition Program and get to know more about Zion and his aspirations in this month’s edition of Voices of Nutley! Read more here: https://www.nutleykia.net/blogs/930/voices-of-nutley/zion-revies-revving-up-engines-in-nutley-auto-kias-parts-department/

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FiOS 1 news takes a closer look at how The Phoenix Center helps prepare students for life beyond the classroom. Full article and video clip here: http://www.fios1news.com/newjersey/local-the-phoneix-center#.WzRUqjKZNE5

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