Noah Feldstein and Trevor Salvior are serving as youth co-chairs of the inaugural NJ Walks for TS at Bergen on November 12th. The event, which was founded in Morris County in 2010, will benefit the education outreach programs of the NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS)—an organization
NJ Walks for TS was founded for kids, by kids, to benefit kids across the state of New Jersey living with Tourette Syndrome. Tara Barr has spent time on both sides of that equation—she’s living with Tourette Syndrome and is working as a youth co-chair to raise awareness of this
Michael Hayden likes serving as a voice for younger kids living with Tourette Syndrome (TS). He knows, firsthand, the joys and challenges that come with the neurological disorder characterized by involuntary movements or sounds known as tics. The Pascack Valley High School junior is a youth advocate, specially trained by
Brennan Skirzenski is a runner and fencer at Mendham High School and an active member of Boy Scout Troop 150 in Bernardsville.
Saturday morning, November 12th, will be a day like no other at the Overpeck Park Amphitheater as the NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome (NJCTS) presents NJ Walks for TS at Bergen, a 5K walk/family fun run to benefit the organization’s education outreach programs. Tourette Syndrome (TS) is a neurological disorder
Turnersville 4th graders learn about Tourette Syndrome from NJCTS Youth Advocates Wyatt, Sarah, and Eric
NJCTS Youth Advocates Wyatt Gray and Sarah and Eric Baldwin recently led a presentation about Tourette Syndrome to a 4th grade class at Bells Elementary School in Turnersville, NJ. Wyatt, Eric, and Sarah are an unstoppable team of TS advocates!
Montville sixth- and seventh-graders get lessons about Tourette Syndrome from NJCTS Youth Advocates Tess and Tara
More than 600 sixth and seventh graders at Robert R. Lazar Middle School in Montville, NJ learned about Tourette Syndrome and about treating others with respect after NJCTS Youth Advocate Tess Kowalski’s recent presentation. The students welcomed their classmate Kyle to the front of the room to answer some questions
The NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders, Inc. (NJCTS) is proud to announce the return of Asurion as the Presenting Sponsor for the first NJ Walks For TS at Bergen on Saturday, November 12, a day set aside to stand up for acceptance, awareness and advocacy on behalf
It’s obvious that Brennan Skirzenski has a bright future ahead. When he’s not running or fencing, the West Morris Mendham Regional High School sophomore is talking to friends and neighbors throughout his home town to support the North Jersey leg of NJ Walks for TS. It’s a cause that’s personal