Additional Resources

Autism – Navigating Through the Maze

NJ Family Care

NJ ParentLink – child or teen may qualify for free or low-cost health insurance coverage through Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Bright Futures

State Agencies

Department of Children & Families

Department of Education

Department of Health

Department of Human Services

Department of Banking & Insurance

Children’s Hospitals

Goryeb Children’s Hospital – Morristown Medical Center

Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital – Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital – Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Children’s Hospital of New Jersey – Newark Beth Israel

Children’s Specialized Hospital 

Children’s Regional Hospital – Cooper University Hospital

Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital – Hackensack University Medical Center

St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital

The Unterberg Children’s Hospital – Monmouth Medical Center

University Hospital Pediatrics, Newark, NJ

Community Based Organizations

Advocates for Children of New Jersey

Essex Pregnancy & Parenting Connection

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network of New Jersey (SPANNJ)

Central Jersey Family Health Consortium

Family Success Centers

Family Resource Network


New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians

New Jersey Dental Association

New Jersey Dental Hygienists Association

New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA)

New Jersey State School Nurses Association (NJSSNA)

National Agencies / Associations

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Dental Association

American Board of Pediatrics

Center for Disease Control & Prevention