Agenda for Children

Serving as a guidepost for ensuring the children in New Jersey have the opportunity to attain optimal health, safety and well-being, the Chapter established the Agenda for Children.  The Agenda illuminates the priority areas that the Chapter believes to be essential for supporting pediatric healthcare provider’s efforts to address the complex needs of the children and families for whom they care. The priorities include:

  • Pediatric Medical Home
  • Access to Pediatric Care
  • Supporting a Culture of SafetyAgenda for Children
  • Immunization
  • Mental Health
  • Preventive Oral Health
  • Facing Poverty
  • Food Insecurity Healthy Weight, & Activity

Learn more about NJAAP priorities


Attention Pediatric Providers in Atlantic, Bergen, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Salem, Somerset, Sussex, Union and Warren Counties.

The Pediatric Psychiatry Collaborative is available at hospital-based hubs in your area. To learn more about & join the collaborative that provides pediatric providers with quick access to psychiatric consultation and referrals to mental/behavioral healthcare, click here.