Resource for Parents

ADVOCACY RESOURCES LEAD TESTING
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEDICAID BENEFITS
ALCOHOL/DRUG REHABILITATION NEUROCOGNITIVE THERAPY
AUTISM NUTRITIONIST
CAMPS PARENTING SKILLS
CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY ROOM
CHILD SUPPORT & WELFARE PRESCHOOLS
COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGICAL REHABILITATION PROGRAM
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION
EARLY INTERVENTION RESPITE CARE
FAMILY EMERGENCY/SUPPORT SERVICES RETARDATION
FAMILY PLANNING SOCIAL SECURITY
FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME DIAGNOSTIC CENTER THERAPEUTIC/SOCIALIZATION PROGRAM
FIRESETTING TRANSPORTATION
HEARING EVALUATION VISION EVALUATION
HOME HEALTH AIDES VISION IMPAIRED

ADVOCACY RESOURCES

The Association for Children of NJ
Kit Ellen Bogan, Attorney
35 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-643-3876

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network, Inc.
35 Halsey Street 4th floor
Newark, NJ 07102
973-642-8100

Education Law Center
155 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

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ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center
200 South Orange Avenue
Livingston, NJ
973-533-7000

Self Help Clearing House - St. Clares
25 Pocono Road
Denville, NJ 08734
800-367-6274

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ALCOHOL/DRUG REHABILITATION

For Teens:
Renaissance House
62-72 Norfolk Avenue
Newark, NJ
973-642-7337 x27

For Adults:
Integrity House
103 Lincoln Park
Newark, NJ
973-623-0600

Mt. Carmel Guild
1160 Raymond Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
973-596-3943

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AUTISM

COSAC NJ Center for Outreach Services for the Autism Community
Paul Potito, Executive Director
1450 Parkside Avenue, Suite 22
Ewing, NJ 08638
800-4AUTISM, 609-883-8100

Building Blocks (Parent Support Groups)
PO Box 298
Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
201-804-7733

Hudson Milestone Daycare & Preschool
375 Monmouth Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
201-792-1161

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CAMPS

Fresh Air Fund
43 Hill Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-643-5710

Boys & Girls Club
1 Avon Avenue
Newark, NJ
973-824-8599

Camp Hope
127 Cedar Street
East Hanover, NJ 07936
973-535-1181

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CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT

Division of Youth & Family Services
153 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-648-4200

CHAMP at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-5590

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CHILD SUPPORT & WELFARE

Essex County Welfare
18 Rector Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-733-3387

Child Support Enforcer
PO Box 232
Newark, NJ 07101
973-693-6400

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COUNSELING

Ambulatory Behavioral Health at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7026

Belleville Comm. Health Care
570 Belleville Avenue
Belleville, NJ 07109
973-450-3100

Family/Child Connection Center*
395 South Center Street
Orange, NJ 07054
973-675-3817

Family Resource Center*
300 North Avenue
Cranford, NJ 07016
908-276-2244
*Spanish Speaking Counselors on staff (1999-2000)

Irvington Mental Health Center*
21-29 Wagner Place
Irvington, NJ 07111
973-399-3132

La Casa De Don Pedro*
23 Broadway
Newark, NJ 07104
973-483-2703

Mental Health Resource
60 South Fuller Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
973-509-9777

Mental Health Association of Essex Ct. Center for Low Cost Psychotherapy
33 Fullerton Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
973-509-9777

Mount Carmel Guild*
1160 Raymond Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
973-596-4100

Trinitas Hosp. Child & Adolescent Svcs.*
655 East Jersey Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
908-629-8399

Youth Development Clinic*
20 Columbia Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-623-5080

Youth Consultation Services*
284 Broadway
Newark, NJ 07104
973-482-8411

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

La Casa De Don Pedro*
Battered Women Treatment Center

23 Broadway
Newark, NJ 07104
973-483-2703 Hotline 800-572-7233

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EARLY INTERVENTION

Special Child Health Services
160 Fairview Avenue Bldg. 37
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Essex County - 973-857-4663
Union County - 908-889-0950 x48

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FAMILY EMERGENCY/SUPPORT SERVICES

Apostle House
24 Grant Street
Newark, NJ 07104
973-483-5390

Children Aid & Family Services
60 Evergreen Street Suite 410
East Orange, NJ 07018
973-673-6454

Kinship Navigator Program
Phone Referral Only!
877-816-3211
*Spanish Speaking Counselors on staff (1999-2000)

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FAMILY PLANNING

Obstetrics and Gynecology at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7342

Planned Parenthood
151 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-622-3900

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FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME DIAGNOSTIC CENTER

We now have a Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnostic Center. For more information about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, visit beintheknownj.org, a site developed by the Governor’s Task Force on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome.

CHATT - Child Evaluation Center
Newark Beth Israel Hospital
Affiliate, RWJBarnabas Health
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
(973) 926-4544

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FIRESETTING

Firenet at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7026

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HEARING EVALUATION

Hearing & Speech at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7815

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HOME HEALTH AIDES

Loving Hands
405 Northfield Avenue Suite LL3
West Orange, NJ 07112
973-242-5700

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LEAD TESTING

Poison Center at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7443

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MEDICAID BENEFITS

Medical Benefits
153 Halsey Street 4th floor
Newark, NJ 07102
973-648-2470

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NEUROCOGNITIVE THERAPY

Children's Specialized Neurocognitive Treatment Program
150 New Providence Road
Mountainside, NJ 07092
908-233-3720

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NUTRITIONIST

Family Life at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-4909

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PARENTING SKILLS

Family Resource Center
300 North Avenue
Cranford, NJ 07016
973-596-4109

Mt. Carmel Guild
1160 Raymond Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
973-596-3943

Youth Consultation Services
284 Broadway
Newark, NJ 07104
973-482-8411

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PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY ROOM

Children's Hospital of New Jersey
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7337

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PRESCHOOLS

Grace West
125 Avon Avenue
Newark, NJ 07108
973-242-2045

Stepping Stones
343 East Cedar Street
Livingston, NJ 07039
973-992-9830

Union Township Community Action Org.
1189 East Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
908-629-9199

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PSYCHOLOGICAL REHABILITATION PROGRAM

Prospect House
424 Main Street
East Orange, NJ 07018
973-674-8067

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PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION

Community Mental Health
Dr. Diana Robles
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7026

Dr. Pamela Williams
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-7739

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RESPITE CARE

Division of Developmental Disabilities
153 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-693-5080

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RETARDATION

Association for Retarded Citizens
7 Regent Street
Livingston, NJ 07039
973-535-1180

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SOCIAL SECURITY

SSI - Local Office
970 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-645-6277
800-772-1213

SSI - Local Office
125 Avon Avenue
Newark, NJ 07108
973-639-0122

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THERAPEUTIC/SOCIALIZATION PROGRAM

Early Childhood Intensive Behavior Pgm.
215 South Orange Avenue
Newark, NJ 07103
973-972-4912

Therapeutic Learning Center at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark, NJ 07112
973-926-3693

"Yes I Can" - Therapeutic Nursery at Trinitas Hospital
925 East Jersey Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
908-965-7182

Therapeutic Learning Center at Youth Consultation Services
284 Broadway
Newark, NJ 07104

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TRANSPORTATION

Children's Hospital of New Jersey
PO Box 199
Irvington, NJ 07111
888-882-0562

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VISION EVALUATION

Opthamology Department at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Avenue
Newark. NJ 07112
973-926-7160

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VISION IMPAIRED

Commission for the Blind
153 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-648-3560

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