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27th Annual Yachad Family Shabbaton

Friday, May, 03, 2013 - Sunday, May, 05, 2013 3:00 PM to 12:00 PM

The 27th Annual Yachad Family Shabbaton provides parents and siblings with support groups, networking, individual time with caring professionals who are leaders in the field and workshops which cover a variety of topics, including cutting edge responses to Autism, Down Syndrome, educational interventions, vocational training, social skills training, residential opportunities, financial planning, and more.  These are just some of the many important topics our workshops address to provide families with vital and timely information. This year we are excited to announce that Dr. David Pelcovitz, Ph.D. Straus Professor of Psychology and Education Azrieli Graduate School, Yeshiva University will be joining us as our featured speaker along with many other presenters

Last year’s event sold out with more than 750 people in attendance. In order to make sure that your family is included this year’s shabbaton please make sure to get your application in early. Scholarship is available upon request, please reach out to Eli Hagler at or 212-613-8285. Applications should be e-mailed to, faxed to 212-613-0796, or mailed to Yachad, 11 Broadway, 13th Floor, New York, NY 10004 Attn: Family Shabbaton. Applications must be received or postmarked by April 19, 2013. If you are interested in filling out an application for this year’s shabbaton please
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