COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

COVID-19 Resources (NJ Department of Labor)

State Services & Resources

Maternity Leave 
Child Care & Family Leave 
Child Support & Child Care Assistance

Maternity & Family Leave Timeline Tool

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

NJ Department of Labor Apprenticeship Program 
NJ Department of Health Community Health Worker Training

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)

Harassment in the Workplace 
Discrimination in the Workplace 
Prohibited Employment Policies & Practices

Community Resources

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

Transportation Services

NJ Transit (Public Transortation Services)
NJ Transit (Public Transportation Options for Families with Special Needs)

NJ 211 (Search Tool for Local Transportation Services)

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 
Family Support & Services