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September 11, 2013
Over the last two days, it has been wonderful to visit with so many of you in New York City. Others have sent thoughtful notes or called to offer words of encouragement. I can't express how grateful Frank and I are for your friendship, guidance and support.

September 9, 2013
Several families have called asking for details about the 9/11 events that will be held over the next few days. Information about additional events is provided on our website. As always, feel free to call our office at 203-966-3911 if we can be of assistance.

September 4, 2013
Our plans are firming up for the 12th Annual Information Forum on September 10th and we thought you would be interested in an update. Again this year, the forum brings together members of the 9/11 community, including family members, responders and survivors, as well as government leaders, service providers, and subject matter experts.

August 27, 2013
We look forward to visiting with many of you on October 16th at the 6th Annual Always Remember Gala. It will be held at Guastavino's in New York, NY. It is always a very special evening and we are grateful that so many of you join us each year.

August 13, 2013
Save the date for the Voices of September 11th Annual Day of Remembrance Information Forum which will be held once again at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, September 10th. The daylong forum will include panel discussions and exhibits on a variety of topics for the 9/11 community.

August 2, 2013
Mark you calendars for VOICES Annual Information Forum which will be held once again at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, September 10th. The daylong forum will include panel discussions and exhibits on a variety of topics for the 9/11 community, including updates on the Victims Compensation Fund and information on eligibility and applications for the World Trade Center Health Program.

June 27, 2013
This past weekend, the VOICES staff participated in the News 4 New York Giants Health and Fitness Expo. Over 20,000 people attended the one-of-a-kind weekend event held in the MetLife Stadium. The VOICES team got a chance to meet several members of the News 4 team right on the field where the NY Giants play in the Fall!

May 27, 2013
This weekend we celebrate Memorial Day - a day that is often spent at parades and picnics, marking the beginning of summer. As you gather with family and friends, we hope you take the time to reflect on the true meaning of Memorial Day.

May 10, 2013
On this beautiful day in the northeast, we send a message to all of you who are mothers, wishing you all the love and happiness you so richly deserve this Mother's Day!

May 1, 2013
VOICES will hold its speaker series at its New Brunswick office on Tuesday, May 7th from 2:00 - 4:00pm. In this workshop, lay Darma teacher Rebecca Li will discuss the principles and method of Chan meditation. Participants will learn how to establish their meditation practice and the correct posture, method and attitude needed to engage in the practice.

April 26, 2013
In the last few days, a study was published about the health care issues of those who survived or worked in the recovery efforts following the attacks on September 11th.

April 19, 2013
Today marks the 18th anniversary of the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. As families and friends gather together on this solemn occasion, we join them in remembering the 168 who perished and the 680 who were injured.

April 16, 2013
Like people from around the world, our staff watched in horror as news broke yesterday about the bombing at the Boston Marathon. Our immediate response was to contact our families and friends who may have run in the race or live in the Boston area and to reassure our children.

April 15, 2013
Come and learn to play and celebrate music in community. Discover, explore and express deep listening, gentle movement and free improvisation. Learn to tap into your capacity for healing, stress reduction and self-empowerment using your own unique sounds and rhythms in a supportive and playful atmosphere.

April 12, 2013
Meet one-on-one in our New Jersey office with VOICES staff members Debbie Westfal and Stephanie Landau and learn about how to apply to the World Trade Center Health Program. We can answer your questions about who is eligible and what documentation is needed.

April 3, 2013
We hope you enjoyed the holiday with your families and friends. As Tolstoy wrote in Anna Karenina, "Spring is the time of plans and projects." That is certainly true here at VOICES! There is much to share with you, including information about special events and updates on issues important to the 9/11 community.

March 27, 2013
The staff at Voices of September 11th send our warm wishes to you and your families during this holiday season. In both the Christian and Jewish traditions, the celebrations that take place this week have a resounding message of hope and renewal. After a long winter, that is a message that we can all appreciate as we look forward to the signs of spring!

March 6, 2013
In this workshop, we will discuss the principles and method of Chan meditation. You will learn how to establish your meditation practice and the correct posture, method and attitude needed to engage in the practice. You will also learn how to apply the practice in your daily life so that you can live a more fulfilling and joyful life.

March 4, 2013
In this workshop, we will discuss the principles and method of Chan meditation. You will learn how to establish your meditation practice and the correct posture, method and attitude needed to engage in the practice. You will also learn how to apply the practice in your daily life so that you can live a more fulfilling and joyful life.

February 26, 2013
Today marks the 20th Anniversary of the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center, where 6 men and women, and an unborn child perished in the attacks. Over a thousand were injured and thousands who worked in the buildings escaped to safety. We join all who knew them and loved them, in remembering the brothers, sisters, mothers, fathers, and friends whose lives were lost on that tragic day.

February 19, 2013
We want to update you about our recent activities and share some news from several of our friends and partners. The Speaker Series in our New Jersey office continues and we are pleased that many of you have been able to join us. Now that we have learned how to "Get Organized" with Joan Melroy and to "Manage Stress" with Erin Palinsky, we are preparing for a "Chan Meditation Workshop" with Rebecca Li and "Music Improvisation" with Lynn Saltiel in March and April!

February 15, 2013
It's time to take control of stress instead of letting it control you! Nationally recognized nutrition expert & author, Erin Palinski, will teach you breathing techniques, relaxation techniques, and even dietary changes that can reduce stress, improve energy levels and help get back to feeling like your old self!

February 06, 2013
Learn about how you can apply to the World Trade Center Health Program. We can answer your questions about who is eligible and what documentation is needed. We can even help you fill out the forms!

February 05, 2013
Learn breathing techniques, relaxation techniques, and even dietary changes that can reduce stress, improve energy levels and help get back to feeling like your old self!

February 04, 2013
Responders and survivors of the attacks on the World Trade Center now have a new source of help in the process of applying for the medical and mental health coverage provided under the James Zadroga Law. Voices of September 11th has created a Call Center to answer questions about the World Trade Center Health Program and to provide assistance in the application process.