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Happy Birthday!

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Our Satellite Day Program hits it’s first anniversary this month. It’s been a busy and very rewarding year, the Program has continued to grow and indeed should it continue to grow at the same pace we will shortly be approaching our maximum capacity. Our art therapist is based in the building and our very popular […]

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ALFA Awards scholarships to local students

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On June the 10th 2015 West Milford Township Schools held it’s annual community scholarship and awards presentation. The West Milford community gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of members of the class of 2015. All of the award recipients had worked hard with the support of the school and their families to represent themselves at the […]

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Friends together through the years thanks to ALFA

We first met over twenty years ago, around the time that ALFA was first founded as a respite program by Eileen McMahon in Bergen County. Today ALFA Development, Inc. has four Residential Group Homes and a Special Needs Day Program that serves over seventy adults. These photographs embody the spirit of friendship that we foster […]

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Rugged Maniac 2015

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ALFA is pleased to announce that for the third consecutive year it is entering a team in the New Jersey Rugged Maniac race. Our team made up of ALFA employees, supporters and friends. As well as participating in the event our team of ALFA Angels raise much needed monies that provide the extra services and […]

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ALFA refreshes it’s Mission Statement

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ALFA Development Inc is pleased to announce that it has refreshed it’s Mission Statement. ALFA serves a diverse population with many special needs and diagnosis, with no specific behavioral or diagnosed commonality. ALFA continues to grow, expanding it’s services to meet the needs of the local population whilst not losing focus on our family roots. […]

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Knights present check

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In an effort to aid the developmentally disabled, Tom Caiaffa PGK President of the Columbian Club, Paramus Knights of Columbus 5680 presented a check for $1,000 to Eileen McMahon, President of the Board of Directors for ALFA (Appropriate Living For the Autistic) Development INC. Similar checks are being issued to Camp Acorn, ARC and the […]

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Client Christmas Party

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On Sunday the 14th of December our Residential clients had their annual Christmas party. Our art therapist along with help from her mother Phyllis beautifully decorated the party room. The clients duly arrived with the sound of singalong holiday favorites to listen along to. great food was laid on, there was pizza, chips, soda and […]

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Thanks For Your Support

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Our Supporters ALFA would like to take this opportunity to thank those Companies, Organizations, Groups and Individuals who have generously donated monies, their premises, equipment or materials and their time in support of the clients that we serve. Some of our supporters have funded special projects such as the installation of a back up generator […]

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In The News

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ALFA provides a home and care to those with disabilities. West Milford — The four homes lie within typical residential neighborhoods in West Milford, Butler and Oak Ridge. They look like any other home with the family members coming and going; off to shop, out for a meal or heading to church. The difference is […]

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A Growing Community

ALFA Development Inc is pleased to announce the opening of our fully operating satellite day program. This is a wonderful, bright and airy space that ALFA acquired via long term lease beginning in the summer of 2014. The space had previously been a furniture store and subsequently a fitness center.  The 4000 square foot space […]

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