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Job Fair – May 2nd from 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

The Groden School is having a Job Fair! Tuesday, May 2 from 3:30PM – 5:30 PM Location: Groden North 86 Mount Hope Avenue Providence, RI 02906  ON-SITE INTERVIEWS Refreshments provided Please bring a current resume Behavioral Specialist Job Opportunities Available Summer Special Education Teacher and Summer Staff Positions Available Support individuals with autism, severe behavioral disorders, and developmental… Continue Reading

Dr. Gerald Groden – April 11, 1931 – March 9, 2017

It is with a very heavy heart that we share the news that Dr. Gerald Groden, co-founder of The Groden Center, passed away on March 9 at his home.  Dr. Gerry devoted his life to developing and improving services for individuals with autism and other disabilities. His dedication went beyond the needs of the clients.… Continue Reading

Launch Trampoline Park VIP Night! – Rescheduled Due to Weather

COME OUT TO LAUNCH TRAMPOLINE PARK’S MARCH VIP NIGHT Due to weather the event has been rescheduled until 3.21.17  Tuesday, March 21st from 6:00-8:00 PM Located at Launch Trampoline Park – 105 Pace Blvd, Warwick, RI 02888 It’s a quieter, private time where they are open exclusively to jumpers with special needs along with their families. Held the 2nd Tuesday of… Continue Reading

Early Intervention Program Accepting Referrals

Early Intervention Program Accepting Referrals

Early Intervention (EI) is a program designed to help families support the growth and development of their infants and toddlers, birth through 3 years of age, who are delayed in their development or have a diagnosed condition known to cause developmental delay. Our Early Intervention Program is currently accepting referrals for children from birth through… Continue Reading

The Secret Garden – A New Groden Network Fundraiser

The Secret Garden – A New Groden Network Fundraiser

THE GRODEN NETWORK’S Secret Garden Fundraiser Thursday, April 27, 2017 6:30-9:00 PM Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park Providence, RI 02905 At this time of year, the lovely Botanical Center will include the annual Fairy Garden display, transforming the Center into a magical place. Enjoy the delightful spring plants, exotic food, our Secret Garden Signature Drink, music,… Continue Reading

THE GRODEN NETWORK’S 4th Annual Symposium

THE GRODEN NETWORK’S 4th Annual Symposium Evidence-based and Emerging Trends for Parents and Practitioners of Persons with ASD Please join us for our two-day symposium. The symposium will open with an address from Dr. Janice DeFrances, CEO/President of The Groden Network, followed immediately with a presentation by Gregory P. Hanley, Ph.D., BCBA-D (Day 1). After the presentation, we have… Continue Reading

The Groden Network Parents & Friends Association

The Groden Network Parents & Friends Association, commonly known as the “PFA”, is an organization comprised of family members of individuals participating in the Groden Center and Cove programs, as well as Center staff who support the mission of the group.  The group meets monthly to focus on providing support and information in a social… Continue Reading

Groden Network Receives $25,000 RI Foundation Grant

We’ve received a $25,000 grant from the Rhode Island Foundation’s Special Medical Program! This grant will be used to develop a new training program entitled The Complexities of Grieving: A Process for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities. The goals of this training are as follows:  To provide training to care staff and other direct service providers… Continue Reading