NJ Warming Centers

Code Blue notifications and resources change quickly. Text NJCODEBLUE to 898-211 or click "read more" to access current activations and warming centers.

Reach Out for Support When You Need Help

Parents Anonymous Provides Parents with a Place to Turn 
Parents Anonymous is a self-help group that offers parenting support and referral to resources in your community. If you are feeling stressed out, you can call the National Parent Helpline at 1-855-427-2736 to receive emotional support and referrals. For more information on Parent Anonymous, call (609) 585-7666 or visit their website.

Expectant and New Parent Assistance
Preparing for the arrival of a child can be a very exciting and stressful time. There are programs that provide assistance to mothers and fathers in every part of our state. Search for resources near you here

NJ Parent Link Provides Information on Family and Childhood Development
Focusing on family and early childhood topics as it highlights state services and resources, one of the primary goals of NJ Parent Link is to improve the accessibility, coordination and delivery of information and services to parents of young children. Visit NJ Parent Link.

Free Publications on a Variety of Topics

Printed publications which focus on many different parenting topics including, but not limited to, Child Abuse/Neglect; Violence; Child Safety; Parenting; Safe Haven; and Teens are free of charge and available here.

Survival Guide for Parents

Sources for this page include:

http://www.state.nj.us/dcf/abuse/parents/ 
http://www.pa-of-nj.org/
http://www.state.nj.us/dcf/news/publications/parenting.html 
http://www.state.nj.us/dcf 
http://www.njparentlink.nj.gov/njparentlink/

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