Valuable list of links and resources for those OVER the age of 21:
- New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)
- New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilitiation Services (DVRS)
Valuable list of links and resources for those UNDER the age of 21:
Other valuable links and resources:
Autism New Jersey- Autism New Jersey is the largest statewide network of parents and professionals dedicated to improving lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorders
Autism: Navigating Through the Maze- a family guide to navigating the New Jersey Service Systems for individuals with Austim Spectrum Disorder and other Developmental Disabilities
Center for Parent Information and Resources- (CPIR) serves as a central resource of information and products to the community of Parent Training Information (PTI) Centers and the Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs), so that they can focus their efforts on serving families of children with disabilities.
Cerebral Palsey Group is dedicated to improving the overall quality of life for individuals with cerebral palsy. Their foundation provides free educational information and support to those who have been affected by cerebral palsy and other developmental disabilities.
Family Support Center- (FSCNJ) was established in 1994 to provide information and referral on family support programs and services to families caring for a child with a disability, medical condition, rare disorder or other special needs
NJ Division of Disability Services- (DDS) provides a single point of entry for those seeking disability-related information in New Jersey
NJ WorkAbility Program- offers full New Jersey Medicaid health coverage to people with disabilities who are working, and whose earnings would otherwise make them ineligible for Medicaid
Planned Lifetime Assistance Network for New Jersey- lifetime advocacy for persons with special needs
Statewide Parent Advocacy Network- empowering families as advocates and partners in improving education, health, and mental health outcomes for infants, toddlers, children and youth
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Program- pays benefits to adults and children with disabilities who have limited income and resources
United Way's Pathway for Cargivers Guide- one-of-a-kind resource full of information, advice, and ideas about how to get the support caregivers need for their caregiving journey. It includes separate sections on caring for loved ones who are aging, have disabilities, or mental health issues