The New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders (NJCTS) is proud to Horizon Services, Inc. as a Bronze Sponsor of the second annual NJ Walks for TS at Princeton on Sunday, March 29. NJ Walks for TS is a day of fun, awareness, acceptance and advocacy.
Horizon Services is also the T-shirt sponsor of this event and the upcoming NJ Walks for TS at Medford Lakes in September.
“We’re excited to help make NJ Walks a great success ,” said Elisha Lup, community service manager. “Horizon Services aims to work with organizations and causes that are important to the homeowners and communities we serve.”
Tourette Syndrome (TS)- a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary sounds or movements known as tics. As many as 1 in 100 people show signs and it is estimated that 20,000 school-aged children in New Jersey exhibit symptoms of TS.
All proceeds from NJ Walks for TS benefit the NJCTS Education Outreach program which delivers training to students, educators and healthcare providers, youth leadership development and scholarships.
“We are grateful to Horizon Services for their sponsorship and friendship of the TS community,” said NJCTS Executive Director Faith W. Rice, “We applaud them for recognizing the need to understand and promote TS awareness.”
NJ Walks for TS at Princeton is a 5K walk and family fun run on Sunday, March 29th at Mercer County Park (EAST Picnic Area). The event is a day of family fun, music and friendship. The registration fee is $25. Register online at http://www.active.com/princeton-junction-nj/running/races/nj-walks-for-ts-at-princeton-2015 and join Horizon Services in donating to the event at http://www.active.com/donate/NJWalk4TSPrinceton15. To learn more, visit NJCTS.org or call 908-575-7350.