Ages & Stages

Federal Resources
CDC Parent Portal
Positive Parenting Tips
Developmental Milestones

Community Resources


Just in Time Parenting
(Month by Month Child Development E-Newsletters)

Challenging Behaviors & Parent Concerns

State Services & Resources
Autism Services
Special Child Health Services

How to Cope When a Baby Cries 

Developmental and Behavioral Evaluation Centers
Early Intervention Services (Developmental and Early Learning Assistance)  

Office of Special Education (Department of Education)
Regional Learning Resource Centers (Department of Education)
Special Education Resources for Parents & Families (Department of Education) 

Federal Resources
Positive Parenting Tips 
Autism Spectrum Disorder 
Expected Developmental Stages

Early Childhood Trauma 
Coping With a Disaster or Traumatic Event 

Community Resources
24 Hour Helpline for Mothers with Children with Special Needs 
Provides mom-to-mom support for mothers as caregivers, including mental health & wellness needs.
1-877-914-6662 (1-877-914-MOM2) 

Autism Support & Service Organizations 
Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN) 

Tips for Parents (Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey)
Parenting Tips (Parents Anonymous of New Jersey) 

Family Success Centers 
New Jersey Parents' Caucus 

Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health    
YCS Institute for Infant and Preschool Mental Health 
Family Support Organizations for Children's Mental Health 

National PTA (School Violence & Traumatic Events)
Save the Children (How to Help Children Cope in a Crisis)  
National Association of School Psychologists (Talking to Children about Crises Events) 
American Psychological Association (Helping Children Manage Distress in the Aftermath of a Shooting)

Professional Resources
The New Jersey Association for Infant Mental Health 
The Interdisciplinary Council on Development and Learning
The Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning 
National Center for Education in Maternal & Child Health, Georgetown University