Valuable list of links and resources for those OVER the age of 21:
- New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)
- DDD's Quick Guide for Families- Supports Program and Community Care Program Policies and Procedures
Valuable list of links and resources for those UNDER the age of 21:
Other valuable links and resources:
ABLE - Final IRS Regulations
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.
Dentably- Autism and Dental Care- A guide for their oral treatment. Going to the dentist can be a cause for anxiety for most of us, but it’s a very different feeling for those with autism.
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
Memory Care- MemoryCare.com’s mission is to support older adults living with memory impairment and their families by using the latest, data-driven research and collaborating with memory care experts to provide resources that are accessible to all who are in need. Whether you are in the early stages of memory or cognitive impairment or care for a loved one in the later stages, MemoryCare.com has tools that can help.
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
Teach.com- A comprehensive list of digital resources for students with autism
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