NJ Warming Centers

Code Blue notifications and resources opened in response to severe cold or storm events change as quickly as the weather. This listing reflects information most recently received.

STAY INFORMED OF COVID-19 GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCEMENTS, PROGRAMS AND SERVICES

For current information & help with basic needs, read our COVID-19 web pages or dial 2-1-1. For alerts/updates, text NJCOVID to 898-211. Live help on COVID-19 information is available. Speak to a healthcare professional at 1-800-962-1253.

Family Success Centers

Community Support and Resources

 

shadow children jumpingFamily Success Centers are community-based, family-centered, neighborhood gathering places where any community resident can go for family support, information and services. Centers are designed to enrich the lives of children by strengthening families and neighborhoods; provide integrated, locally-based services; reduce isolation and promote connections among family and community, and provide services in a warm and welcoming environment. Services are provided at no charge.

Core Services Include

  • Access to information on child, maternal and family health services
  • Economic self-sufficiency/employment-related services/income security services
  • Information & Referral Services (connection to off-site public and private resources)
  • Life Skills training including the teaching of skills involving budgeting, nutrition, etc.
  • Housing-related services
  • Parent education
  • Parent-child activities
  • Advocacy
  • Job readiness programs

Find your Local Family Success Center

You can find a Family Success Center in your county by searching the NJ 2-1-1 resource database here or by accessing the information from New Jersey's Department of Children and Families website.