New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families
For more information about NJACYF please contact:

Megann Anderson, Executive Director <megann.anderson@njacyf.org>
New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families
1800 East State Street, Suite 152, Hamilton, NJ 08609 <directions>
Phone: 609-586-9092 | Fax: 609-586-6573




What is the New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth & Families?

The New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families is a common voice for those in crisis – children, youth, families and individuals dealing with behavioral, emotional or substance abuse disorders, developmental disabilities and special education needs

We advocate for public and private policies that support and protect children, youth and families.

We assist member agencies and other human service organizations throughout New Jersey.

Our member agencies offer:

  • Crisis programs
  • Group homes
  • Transitional living for homeless youth
  • Specialty beds
  • In-home services
  • Outpatient and residential treatment
  • Adoption services
  • Case management

Our Members

Anchor House
Atlantic County Youth Services
Bonnie Brae
Cape Counseling
Carrier Clinic
Catholic Charities - Diocese of Metuchen
Center for Family Services
Children's Aid & Family Service
The Children's Home
Collier Services
Community Access Unlimited
Community Treatment Solutions
Covenant House NJ
CPC Behavioral Healthcare
Crossroads Programs
Devereux
Drenk Behavioral Health Center
Family Service
Hope House (Arc of Hope)
Hunterdon County Youth Facility
Hunterdon Youth Services
 IEP Youth Services
Isaiah House
New Jersey Mentor
Middlesex County Youth Shelter
Morris County Youth Shelter
Ocean's Harbor House
Plaid House
Ranch Hope
Robins' Nest
SERV Behavioral Health Systems
Somerset Hills RTC
Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children
St. Peter's Village
Father English Community Center
Trinitas Hospital
Union Industrial Home
VisionQuest of NJ
Volunteers of America
Willowglen Academy-NJ
Youth Consultation Service

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

NEW JERSEY OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE

NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES (DCF)

NJDCF DIVISION OF CHILD BEHAVORIAL HEALTH
Bulletin Board Referral System

NJ DCF LICENSING


 
ANNOUNCEMENT

We are in the process of upgrading our website in order to better serve New Jersey's children, youth, families and our members. During this transition phase, our member's login area will not be available. Our anticipated launch date is Friday, September 23, 2011.

Please call (609) 586-9092 with any questions or for membership information.

TUITION WAIVER PROGRAM

Click for more information and scholarship application!The tuition waiver law provides assistance to foster care youth who wish to attend state college or vocational school. Participants must be between 16 and 23 years old and must have been under the supervision of DYFS for at least nine months before their 16th birthday.

Click here for more information about the New Jersey Foster Care Scholars (NJFC) program.


SAVE ON BULK PURCHASING

Nonprofit agencies who contract with the NJ Department of Human Services and NJ Dept of Children and Families can find a variety of insurance products, goods and services for which reflect bulk purchasing prices at the Social Services Purchasing Alliance.


HORNBY ZELLER STUDY

Hornby Zeller Associates (HZA), consultants were hired by DYFS in 2001 to study shelter rates statewide. The study recommended methods to maximize federal reimbursement The final report suggests a two-year implementation phase-in period. Rates to Shelters would be raised more than double the base rate and fully financed by the increase in federal funding. Shelter Care Rate Setting Final Report



New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families
1800 East State St, Suite 152
Hamilton, NJ 08609
609-586-9092
PUBLISHED REPORTS

Bridges to Independence
Garden State Coalition for
Youth and Family Concerns
2001
Many Faces, No Voice
Garden State Coalition for
Youth and Family Concerns
1995
Lost Childhoods
NJ Assoc. for Children's
Residential Facilities
1995


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