New Jersey Chapter

TACA New Jersey hosts coffee talks, events and meetings throughout the year. All parents, caregivers and professionals are welcome to attend. TACA hosts educational speakers on important topics and allows parents and caregivers to connect with one another to stay informed on the latest information in the autism world.

 

Each TACA group maintains a resource library of the latest autism books and DVDs/CDs that can be checked out by members at no charge.

New Jersey Events

Friday, August 19

East Virtual Parent Meeting

1:00 PM EDT
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

Families in the East – Join us virtually as we talk about all things autism! Whether you are new to the autism journey or have been on the journey for several years, we welcome you to join the discussion! Find support and Hope with the TACA team and learn how to troubleshoot common issues that arise throughout the journey. Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Monday, August 22

Coffee Talk: Back to School - Back to Business

7:30 - 9:00 PM EDT
Location: Knights of Columbus
61 Armour Place
Dumont, NJ 07628

It’s an exciting time of year but for families living with autism, it can be a challenging time. TACA is here to help! Whether you have questions about your child’s IEP, need tips for packing GFCF lunches or you want to brainstorm strategies for a positive school year this Coffee Talk is for you! Meet other parents on the autism journey, learn from their struggles as well as their successes to make this a year of growth for your child. An RSVP is required for this event.

Tuesday, August 30

TACA National Parent Meeting Family Support Panel: Diet and Nutrition

7:30 PM EDT
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

Join us as we host a virtual roundtable discussion on Diet and Nutrition. Get tips and hear from panelists about their families’ experiences with using diet to promote health and wellness within their family. Registration will close shortly before the event. *Please note: This meeting will be presented via our new TACA Connect app. Details to set up your free account will be provided with the RSVP process.

Wednesday, August 31

TACA Virtual Parent Meeting - Teens & Adults

7:30 PM EDT
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

Families with Teens and Adults - Let’s get together virtually with TACA. Together, we’ll share questions and challenges to help gather ideas and resources for your journey as well. Sharing your experiences with other families on the autism journey will have us all leaving with a lot of learning and a lot of HOPE! Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Don't Know Where to Start?

Try our Autism Journey Blueprints!
These were created as a quick introduction reference guide for families on the autism journey.

Other Ways We Can Help

TACA provides education, support and hope to the autism community.