2022 Jay Cohen Awards Announcement

2022 Jay Cohen Awards

For the last 13.5 years, First Children Services has recognized staff who have consistently gone above and beyond in support of the children and families we serve and the organization’s […]

First Children School Gets a Special Visitor

Principal, Kathy Gorksi and Mary O'Dowd a teacher from Galway, Ireland.

On November 1, 2022, Mary O’Dowd a teacher from Galway, Ireland visited First Children School. She was visiting her son here in NJ and came across our school through an internet […]

Child-Only Insurance Plans for Children with Autism

at home therapy

What is the New Jersey Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Mandate? In 2009, the New Jersey Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Mandate was passed requiring all fully-insured plans written in […]

Autism Awareness in Ireland

Autism Awareness in Ireland

  Our Educational Program Advisor, Tom McCool, recently visited Ireland where he furthered awareness of autism on an international scale. Below is an excerpt of his visit. “Cathy and I […]

Teacher reaches his students through music

Jay Cohen

MEET JAY COHEN… By JAYNE JACOVA FELD Voice staff HOMETOWN: Cherry Hill FAMILY: Wife Robin, daughters Megan and Brittany, granddaughter Remy FAVORITE COMPOSER: Frédéric Chopin FAVORITE NIGHT OUT: Dinner and a Broadway show […]