Partnership for Children of Essex
Friday, February 22, 2019
A Pathway for Hope


Below are some general links that you may find useful.  Please also check out the Parent Zone for many more links. 

Mental Health Dictionary
New Jersey Association of Mental Health Agencies (NJAMHA)
New Jersey Self-Help Clearinghouse
The mission of the New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse is to increase the awareness, utilization, development and understanding of mutual aid self-help groups to help reduce emotional suffering and isolation
"The Nation's Voice on Mental Illness"
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
SAMHSA's National Mental Health Information Center - Center for Mental Health Services
Child & Family Web Guide
Links to the best sites about infants, children, and teens supported by the William T. Grant Foundation.
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Facts for Families and Other Resources.
National Institute of Mental Health
Working to improve mental health through biomedical research on mind, brain, and behavior
National Mental Health Association
NMHA works to improve the mental health of all Americans, especially the 54 million people with mental disorders, through advocacy, education, research and service.
Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS)
Juvenile Justice Commission
Essex County Website
Child Welfare Reform Plan Fact Sheet
A fact sheet provided by the Department of Human Services
Child Welfare Reform Plan (PDF)
Depending on your connection, this may take a few minutes to download.
The Association for Children of New Jersey (ACNJ)
The Association for Children (ACNJ) is New Jersey foremost child advocacy organization. For the past 25 years, ACNJ has been hard at work, making every child count...
Overcoming Barriers to Employment for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
NYU Child Study Center