State Services & Resources

Understanding the NJDOC Prison System 
Resource Guide for Family Members of the Incarcerated

What About Me? When a Parent Goes to Prison
A Guide to Discuss Incarceration with Your Children 

NJ County Smart Books/Resource Guides
Re-Entry Guide and Resources

Division of Programs & Community Services
(Department of Corrections)
 

Office of Community Programs
Office of Transitional Services

Juvenile Justice Commission

Federal Resources

Promoting Responsible Fatherhood 
The Importance of Fathers: Tips for Dads 
Parenting Together: Healthy Marriages and Relationships 

Community Resources

Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration
Resources for Children, Parents & Caregivers
(Sesame Workshop/Sesame Street.org)

New Jersey Parents' Caucus

NJ Parent Link "Quick Links"

FAQs 
Hotlines
Warmlines 

Child Care
Health Care 
Family Support
 
Stress Busters 
Special Situations   

Parenting Basics
Child Development 

Mental Health Services  
County Contacts & Local Links 

Multi-Language & Multi-Cultural Resources 
Pregnancy, Employment & Family Transitions 

Family Support Services

NJ 211 (Access to Community Resources)  
NJ Helps (Screening Tool for Social Services/Program Eligibility) 
NJ Find a Ride (Transportation Options for Individuals & Families) 

County Welfare Agencies (Boards of Social Services) 
One-Stop Career Centers (Employment & Training Services)  
Family & Community Partnerships: Community Program Directory 

NJ Division of Disability Services, Resource and Services Directory 
County/Regional Human Services & Child Welfare Resources for Service Providers 

Special Situations & Family Challenges

Military Families 
Teen Moms & Dads   

Separation and Divorce 
Parents with Disabilities 

Foster Care & Adoption 
Grandparent & Kinship Care

Domestic & Intimate Partner Violence 
Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect 
Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment 

NJ Parent Link Website Instructions 
NJ Parent Link Contact Us/Website Assistance