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Resources

To find a Family Support Organization in your county please click here.

Following are some links to others that you might find helpful:

The New Jersey Department of Children and Families, Division of Children’s System of Care – http://www.nj.gov/dcf/about/divisions/dcsc/
CSOC serves children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral health care challenges and their families. CSOC is committed to providing these services based on the needs of the child and family in a family-centered, community-based environment.
Download New Jersey Resources 2009
A comprehensive statewide directory of programs and services for individuals with disabilities.
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New Jersey Resources 2009 

The United States Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration –www.samhsa.gov 
“A Life in the Community For Everyone”

Partnership for Family Success – www.forfamilysuccess.org 
Family-oriented Training and Technical Assistance Center

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health – www.ffcmh.org 
Helping children with mental health needs and their families achieve a better quality of life.

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN) – www.spannj.org 
SPAN’s mission is to empower and support families.

Family Intervention Services – www.fisnj.org 
Promoting the positive growth, development, and well-being of children, families, and communities.

Parents Anonymous of New Jersey –

www.PA-of-NJ.org 
PANJ’s mission is to protect children by strengthening families. They provide mutual support and parent leadership in free, professionally facilitated self-help groups for parents in New Jersey.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) – www.nami.org 
“The nation’s voice on mental illness”
New Jersey chapter of NAMI – www.naminj.org

The Mental Health Association of New Jersey – www.mhanj.org 
New Jersey’s free, confidential statewide mental health information and referral helpline.

The New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse www.njgroups.org
Helping people help themselves through the use and development of mutual aid self-help groups.

Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation – www.bpkids.org 
Information, resources and a network of parents and experts on Pediatric Bipolar Disorder.

Because I Love You (BILY) – www.becauseiloveyou.org 
A parent support network designed to help parents whose children have behavioral problems.

Attention Deficit Disorder Association – www.add.org 
Information, resources & networking opportunities to help adults with AD/HD lead better lives.

Wrong Planet (WrongPlanet.net) – www.wrongplanet.net 
An on-line resource and community for individuals (and parents) with Asperger’s Syndrome, Autism, ADHD and other PDD’s.

Resiliency Ohio

www.resiliencyohio.org/index.php

Supporting Mental Health in Youth

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