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These are all of our resources. You may find it helpful to view by selected Community and Health Services using the main navigation. Or, you can search by location and keyword!
This is a Parent Support Group for parents of children who have Autism or similar needs. We usually meet every 4th Friday of the month. It is a free group and most times we have a presenter who will share their expertise on the subject. All are welcome!
Hispanic Multi-Purpose Service Center (HMPSC) is a community-based and community operated social service organization committed to the social, and economic progress of the residents of Paterson, Passaic County and State of New Jersey.
The NJCEDV, formerly NJCBW, is a statewide association that provides leadership, support and resources on the prevention of domestic violence in New Jersey through advocacy, education and training, technical assistance and community awareness
Created by the CDC, Veto Violence was created to educate and empower communities to stop violence before it happens. The website provides violence education resources as well as training, tips, and tools designed specifically for prevention practitioners.
NO MORE is a public awareness and engagement campaign focused on ending domestic violence and sexual assault by breaking social stigmas, normalizing the conversation, and increasing resources to address these issues on the local, state, and national levels.
Geared toward a young audience, this website is part of a national public education campaign that uses digital examples of controlling, pressuring, and threatening behavior to raise awareness about and prevent teen dating abuse.
Attached is a list of places that provide assistance for families during the holidays in regards to food, toys, and clothing. Keep in mind that some of these places require registration, proof of residency, proof of income, etc. Some are also on a first-come, first-serve basis. Happy holidays!
Offers outpatient counseling services including individual, group, marital, child and family therapy. Also offers intensive outpatient substance abuse counseling. Holds classes for DWI offenders. Provides I &R for mental health and substance abuse related matters.
Provides a variety of behavioral health services, on an outpatient basis including individual and group therapy, medication monitoring, and psychiatric assessment.
The Adolescent Partial Program at St. Mary’s Hospital is a partial hospitalization program serving children and adolescents in Passaic County between the ages of 11 and 17 who exhibit significant psychiatric, emotional or behavioral disturbances. The program provides intensive therapeutic and psychiatric services 5 days a week, and aims to prevent hospitalization, re-hospitalization, and/or out of home placement in addition to development of an improved overall level of functioning in each life domain.
A comprehensive, non-sectarian agency serving the counties of northern NJ and surrounding communities. Provides a variety of mental health services for families, children and individuals regardless of age, race, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation for the purpose of promoting wellness.
Outpatient substance abuse services.
Type of services:
- HIV/AIDS Services
- Parenting Support Services
- Shelters and Housing Services
- Social Services
Multi-service agency provides HIV/AIDS support services; parent support groups; shelter for the homeless; financial/material assistance, rental/utility assistance, life skills, referrals, mobile food program, and drop in center; Grandfamilies program provides counseling, support groups, material assistance and advocacy for grandparents caring for children; Kinship Care program provides material assistance, rental and utility assistance, food pantry for kinship caregivers; housing and food assistance, counseling, life skills, case management and senior companion program; Fashion Start Boutique provides business attire to those entering the workforce.
The DCP&P (formerly DYFS) Adoption Registry facilitates contact between birth family members and adoptees whose adoptions were processed by DCP&P or by its predecessor agencies.