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

New Jersey Parents' Caucus

NJ Parent Link "Quick Links"


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