Our Workshops

Become an active member of the New Jersey Inclusive Child Care Project and join our free workshops for parents and professionals!
Free on-site technical assistance

Our Resources

In addition to the training and technical assistance available through SPAN's NJ Inclusive Child Care Project, there are other resources to support the inclusion in special needs child care.

Contact Us

Denise Bouyer-Hargrove

Denise is the New Jersey Inclusive Child Project Director. You may contact Denise at dbouyer@spannj.org, or 973-642-8100 ext. 108.

Marie Gerke

Marie is the Outreach and Training Coordinator, and manage training logistics. You may contact Marie at mgerke@spannj.org, or 973-424-3950

Ronaldo Sabangan

Ronaldo is the QRIS Inclusion Coordinator. Ronaldo coordinates technical assistance and direct onsite services to center-based and family child care providers on including children with special needs and disabilities in Bergen/Essex/Hudson/Hunterdon/Morris/Passaic/Sussex/Warren Counties. You may contact Ronaldo at rsabangan@spannj.org; 973-642-8100 ext. 108 or 201-873-8329.

LaSheema Edwards

Lasheema Edwards is the New Jersey Inclusive Child Care Project's Regional Training & Technical Assistance Coordinator. Lasheema provides support services and technical assistance on inclusion of children with special needs and disabilities to child care providers and families Statewide. You may contact Lasheema Edwards at ledwards@spannj.org, 1-800-654-7726 ext.108, or 201-873-832

Kathleen A. DeMarco

Kathleen A. DeMarco, M.Ed.;BCBA is the New Jersey Inclusive Child Care Project's Regional Training & Technical Assistance Coordinator. Kathy provides support services and technical assistance on inclusion of children with special needs and disabilities to child care providers and families. You may contact Kathy at Kdemarco@spannj.org, 732-682-6646.