State Services & Resources

Assistance with Cost of Child Care
Application Forms for Assistance with Child Care Costs   
NJ Services for Women
NJ Displaced Homemakers Centers  

NJ Healthy Families: TANF Initiative for Parents (TIP) 
NJ Helps (Screening Tool for Social Services/Program Eligibility) 

Federal Resources (Budgeting)
Estimating Costs of Raising a Child (Federal Benefits and Resources) 

Handling Stress: Information & Resources
Women's Workplace Safety and Health Issues
Parenting Together: Healthy Marriages and Relationships

Guide to Working & Breastfeeding 
Pumping and Storage of Breast milk 
Break Time for Nursing Mothers (Fair Labor Standards Act)

Community Resources

NJ 211 (Access to Community Support/Resources) 
NJ Find a Ride (Transportation Options for Individuals & Families) 

Just in Time Parenting (Month by Month Parenting E-Newsletters)
La Leche League of New Jersey (Mother to Mother Breastfeeding and Parent Support)

No Cost/Low Cost Toys, Books & Clothing Resources

NJ 211
Enter "word or phrase" to search for item needed.
Family Stores (Salvation Army Thrift Stores)
Enter "zip code" to donate to or locate a Family Store.
Goodwill Stores (Goodwill Industries International)
Enter "zip code" to find a Goodwill store or donation site near you. 
Toys for Tots (Marine Toys for Tots Foundation)
Enter "NJ" in Search. Follow prompts to request toys or locate toy drop-off sites in your community.

Special Situations & Family Challenges

Military Families 
Teen Moms & Dads 
Separation & Divorce 
Incarcerated Parents 
Parents with Disabilities 
Foster Care and Adoption