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Boxes of Hope for Kershaw Commons Residents

For residents at high risk of complications from Covid-19, shopping can be a scary experience. Kershaw Commons is so thankful for a group of individuals working for the common good. This week, Boxes of Hope recently delivered boxes of food, toilet paper and paper towels to our residents. Susan Kershaw, daughter of Ray Kershaw recommended […]

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April 25th, 2020

Momentum Magazine Profiles Affordable, Accessible Housing by Regan Development

The Spring 2020 edition of Momentum Magazine profiles the efforts to create affordable, accessible apartments for people living with physical and cognitive disabilities. Across the country, a movement has begun to create independent rental housing opportunities with support services for people living with physical and cognitive disabilities. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s flagship magazine highlights […]

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April 12th, 2020

Kershaw Commons Workshop on Accessible Vehicles and Mobility Equipment

On March 9th, in cooperation with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Kershaw Commons hosted a workshop for residents on accessible vehicles and mobility equipment for people with physical disabilities. The program featured Craig Harlow and Don Duffy, experts from Mobility Works, the country’s premier supplier of accessible vehicles. Residents learned first hand from these experts […]

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March 14th, 2020

Meditation Sessions Run at Kershaw Commons

Acorda Therapeutics has provided wonderful support for our residents at Kershaw Commons. Those funds have had a huge impact on the well being and social welfare of our residents, including the incredibly popular Crystal Bowl Meditation Series.  Here are a few photos of the Meditation Series.  These events make a strong positive impact on our […]

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June 24th, 2019

Supporting Special Needs

Regan Development Creates Housing For Those With Disabilities Read Full Article Here

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March 10th, 2014

Ken Regan – Meeting People With MS Where They Live

After Ken Regan, vice President of Ardsley, NY-based Regan Development, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1993, he turned to the National MS Society for help. Read Full Article  

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April 3rd, 2013

Kershaw Commons Opens

The much anticipated grand opening of the East Coast’s first, brand new supportive housing development for people with disabilities who are in need of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) support services took place on Thursday, October 27 in Freehold Township. Read Full Article WMBC News report (via WMBC)

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October 27th, 2012

Kershaw Commons Residents Spearhead Fundraising Win for People with MS

Kershaw Commons Residents Spearhead Fundraising Win for People with MS

Ray’s Raiders, a Walk MS team formed by Susan Kershaw and many residents from Kershaw Commons honored the memory of Ray Kershaw in raising over $20,000 for Multiple Sclerosis. Our residents walked, rolled and scootered for a great cause – raising money for a cure! We are proud to support them, and are proud to […]

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July 10th, 2012

Work Begins on Apartment Building for People with MS

Work Begins on Apartment Building for People with MS

The late Ray Kershaw will be remembered by residents as a dedicated public servant, but to Marissa Manfredi, Kershaw will always be the man who spearheaded a project that will give her a new home. Read Full Article

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September 8th, 2010

Ground Broken on MS Facility

Ground Broken on MS Facility

Multiple Sclerosis struck Marissa Manfredi without warning at age 22, sending her from a Rutgers University dorm room to a nursing home with elderly residents in a matter of years and leaving her struggling to move without a can, walker, or occasional wheelchair. Read Full Article

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August 17th, 2010