Free Carnivals Will Educate Community About Kids With Special Needs

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STATE — Children’s Specialized Hospital and Kohl’s Cares are co-hosting free carnivals in May 12 at three different locations. The two have partnered together in an effort to educate the public about children with special needs. Learn how Children’s Specialized Hospital helps families with kids with special needs and enjoy a free carnival with games, food, prizes and fun for all.

Registration is encouraged, phone numbers listed below.

Hamilton: Saturday, May 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Children’s Specialized Hospital, 3575 Quakerbridge Road, Hamilton, NJ. To register, or for more information call: 1-888-CHILDREN ext 2104.

Toms River: Saturday, May 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Children’s Specialized Hospital, 94 Stevens Road, Toms River, NJ. To register, or for more information, call: 1-888-CHILDREN ext 3842.

Mountainside: Saturday, May 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Children’s Specialized Hospital, 150 New Providence Road, Mountainside, NJ. To register, or for more information call: 1-888-CHILDREN ext 5188.

Under the Kohl’s Cares for Kids Program, Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation has received assistance for programs that educate the public about the special needs of children with these challenges. Since 1999, Kohl’s has donated nearly $1.5 million to Children’s Specialized. In addition, Kohl’s employees have generously volunteered their time and effort at events for our young patients.

Children’s Specialized Hospital is the preeminent provider of rehabilitation services for children with special needs. The hospital serves children affected by brain injury, spinal cord injury, premature birth, autism, developmental delays, and life-changing illnesses. Children’s Specialized Hospital has eight sites in New Jersey and treats 19,000 children each year, making it the largest pediatric rehabilitation system of its kind in the nation. Services include outpatient services, acute rehabilitation, and long-term care through its sites in Bayonne, Clifton, Mountainside, Toms River, Fanwood, Hamilton, New Brunswick and Roselle Park as well as outreach programs in many communities.

Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation supports the programs and services of the hospital. The Foundation is ranked among the top six pediatric hospital foundations in the country. To help, or find more information, visit www.childrens-specialized.org.


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