Family Support Organizations (FSO’s) are family-run, county-based organizations that provide direct family-to-family peer support, education, advocacy and other services to family members of children with emotional and behavioral problems. Type of resource: Webpage Category: Support Services,NJ Resources View this resource
NAMI Basics is a NAMI signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. All instruction and course materials are free to class participants.
NJ 2-1-1 is a subsidiary of the United Ways of New Jersey. NJ 211 provides live assistance 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Their services are free, confidential, and multilingual.
The New Jersey Department of Children and Families’ – Children’s System of Care offers a wide range of services for children up to age 21 with behavioral health needs. These services include community-based services, in-home services, out-of-home residential services, and family support services.
NJTSS is a intervention framework that is composed of key components of Multi-tiered system of supports and Response to Intervention prevention logic.
NAMI NJ is a non-profit advocacy organization with the goal of supporting individuals and families dealing with mental illness.
This training is designed to create skills-based effective advocates and includes modules such as Telling Your Story; Emails and Phone Calls; and Meeting Your Legislator.
NCSL is a bipartisan membership organization serving all state legislators and staffs in the 50 states, commonwealths, and territories. NCSL provides research, technical assistance, and opportunities for state policymakers to learn from one another and nationally recognized policy experts.
Official government website for the NJ Legislature. Uses a controlled vocabulary for the subject search (HUMAN SERVICES – MENTAL HEALTH). Can access bills and view their current status.
NJASP is a nonprofit professional organization supporting school psychologists in New Jersey.