NJ RESOUCES

 

We do not endorse or recommend

any services, therapy, medication, or philosophy

that families may encounter from the resources or events listed.

 

 

 

 

 

United Cerebral Palsy of PA, http://www.ucpofpa.org/

 

Florida Department of Education, http://www.fldoe.org/ese/, technical papers

 

The ARC of the United States, http://www.thearc.org/

 

What Works Clearinghouse, http://ies.ed.gov/ncee/wwc/

 

National Special Education Advocacy Institute, NSEAI.org

 

THE AUTISM NANNY  - http://www.autism-nanny.com

 

 

For a Board Certified Educational Advocates in NJ and nationally go to NSEAI.org

or call NSEAI at 610.241.2062

 

 

 

PRIVATE ATTORNEYS PRACTICING IN NJ THAT REPRESENT FAMILIES:

 

 

Craig Becker, 856.273.0200, cbecker@cbeckerlaw.com,  www.cbeckerlaw.com (Mount Laurel, NJ)

 

Jonathan S. Corchnoy, 215.266.7872, gpvanguard@hotmail.com. www.corchnoylaw.com (Philadlephia, East of the Susquahanna River, NJ - South of Trenton)

 

Adam Dayan, 646.845.7462,  adayan@dayanlawfirm.com, www.dayanlawfirm.blogspot.com
(New York; New Jersey)

 

Lisa Eastwood, Eastwood, Scandariato & Steinberg, 973.253.1500,  eastlaw@earthlink.net
(Saddle Brook, NJ)

 

Ira M. Fingles,  Herbert D. Hinkle, S. Paul Prior, Hinkle, Fingles & Prior, ira@hinkle1.com, (Yardley; PA, NJ)

 

Dave Frankel, Josh Kershenbaum, Michael D. Raffaele, Jason Fortenberry, John Bogan, dave@mykidslawyer.com, Frankel & Kershenbaum, 610.922.4200 (Bryn Mawr,  PA, NJ)

 

Sharyn Gallatin, 201.847.1704,  sharyn@gallatinlaw.com, www.gallatinlaw.com
(Wyckoff, NJ, Northern New Jersey)

 

Carole Ann Geronimo, 201-512-4400, cageronimolaw@yahoo.com, www.geronimofamilylaw.com, (Midland Park, NJ, New Jersey)


Betty J. Goldman, 201.573.0400, bettygoldman@tbicentral.com,  bettyjgoldmanesq.com
(Montvale, NJ, Bergen County, New Jersey and nearby counties)

 

Judith Gran, Catherine Reisman, Amy Carolla, Sarah Zuba Freeman Carolla Reisman & Gran, LLC, 888.383.3037 (Philadelphia, Princeton, PA, NJ)

 

Dennis C. McAndrews, Heidi B. Konkler-Goldsmith, Tanya A. Alvarado, Heather M. Hulse, J.D., M.S., M.A., Lesley M. Mehalick, J.D., LL.M., Jennifer M. Lukach Bradley, Caitlin McAndrews, Jessica Nguyen, Lynne M. Spangler, Dean M. Beer, Crystal L. Welton, J.D., LL.M., Michael E. Gehring. Lauren O’Connell Mahler, Alissa B. Gorman, Elaine T. Yandrisevits, Joseph E. McGettigan, Anthony L. Marone, Esquire, Michael Connolly, Esquire,  McAndrews Law Offices, P.C.,  610.648.9300, http://www.mcandrewslaw.com/), (Offices: Berwyn, Scranton, Wyomissing, PA, DE and DC)

 

Mr Joseph William Montgomery, 215 6507563, joe@ed-law.com, http://www.ed-law.com, (Philadelphia, PA, NJ)

 

Jerry Tanenbaum, Mattleman, Weinroth & Miller, P.C., jtanenbaum@mwm-law.com 856.482.5733 215.871.2000 (Philadelphia, Cherryhill, PA, NJ)

 

Robert C Thurston, 267 209-0783, rthurston@schoolkidslawyer.com, http://schoolkidslawyer.com/ (Doylestown, PA, NJ)

Mark W. Voigt  267-991-0396 (Plymouth Meeting, Philadelphia PA, NJ).

 

Lawrence D. Weinberg, 718.708.4901, lawrenceweinberg@gmail.com, www.lawrenceweinberg.com/Attorney.html
(Brooklyn, NY,  NY, NJ)

 

Megan Watson (Kidd), mwatson@bkwfamily.com, http://bkwfamily.com, Berner Klaw & Watson, LLP, 215 790-8800, (Philadelphia, PA NJ),

Charles Weiner, 267.685.6311, charles@charlesweinerlaw.com, www.charlesweinerlaw.com
(Bensalem, PA, Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware, Chester, Philadelphia, York, Lancaster, Berks, Lehigh, Northampton, Lebanon, Schuylkill, Carbon, Monroe, Pike, Luzerne, Lackawanna.) Testing Accommodations on a national basis.

 

 

State Agencies

 

Northeast ADA Center
Employment and Disability Institute
Cornell University
201 Dolgen Hall
Ithaca , NY , 14853

(800) 949-4232 (V/TTY/Spanish)

(607) 255-6686 (V/TTY/Spanish)

northeastada@cornell.edu

http://www.northeastada.org

 

Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
New Jersey Department of Human Services
153 Halsey Street, 6th Floor
P.O. Box 47017
Newark , NJ , 07101

(973) 648-2324

http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/cbvi/home/

 

Insurance

(health care for low-income uninsured children)
New Jersey Family Care
P.O. Box 4818
Trenton , NJ , 08650-4818

(800) 701-0710

http://www.njfamilycare.org

 

New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities
20 W. State Street, 7th floor
P. O. Box 700
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0700

(609) 292-3745

alison.lozano@njddc.org

http://www.njddc.org

 

New Jersey Association of the Deaf-Blind
24K World Fair Drive
Summerset , NJ , 08873

(732) 805-1912 (V/TTY)

http://www.njadb.org

 

Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
New Jersey Department of Human Services
P. O. Box 074
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0074

(800) 792-8339 (V/TTY in NJ only)

(609) 984-7281 (V/TTY)

(866) 771-7947 VP (Video Phone)

ira.hock@dhs.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/ddhh/home/

 

Division of Developmental Disabilities
New Jersey Department of Human Services
P.O. Box 726
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0726

(609) 631-2200

(800) 832-9173

kenneth.ritchey@dhs.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/ddd/home/

 

Department of Health and Senior Services
Division of Family Health Services
Early Intervention System
50 E. State Street
P. O. Box 364
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0364

(888) 653-4463 (NJEIS Referral)

(609) 777-7734

(800) 322-8174 (Childfind Birth-21)

terry.harrison@doh.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/health/fhs/eis/index.shtml

 

Mediation

Office of Special Education Programs
New Jersey Department of Education
100 Riverview Plaza
P.O. Box 500
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0500

(609) 984-1286

http://www.state.nj.us/education/

 

Division of Mental Health Services
New Jersey Department of Human Services
50 E. State Street, Capital Center
P. O. Box 727
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0727

(800) 382-6717

(609) 777-0702

dmhsmail@DHS.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dmhs/home/

 

Division of Child Behavioral Health Services
50 E. State Street, 4th Floor
P.O. Box 717
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0717

(609) 292-4741

nadezhda.robinson@dcf.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/dcf/behavioral

 

Preschool, Disabilities

Office of Special Education Programs
New Jersey Department of Education
100 Riverview Plaza
P. O. Box 500
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0500

(609) 984-4950

special.education@doe.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/education

 

Protection & Advocacy

Disability Rights New Jersey
210 S. Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Trenton , NJ , 08608

(800) 922-7233 (in NJ)

(609) 292-9742

(609) 633-7106 (TTY)

advocate@drnj.org

http://www.drnj.org

 

Relay Services

State: New Jersey

(800) 852-7897 (V)

(800) 852-7899 (TTY); 711 (TTY)

(800) 229-5746 (Speech to Speech – English)

(866) 260-9470 (Speech to Speech – Spanish)

 

Special Education

Office of Special Education Programs
New Jersey Department of Education
100 Riverview Plaza
P. O. Box 500
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0500

(609) 292-0147

Roberta.Wohle@doe.state.nj.uss

http://www.state.nj.us/education

 

Special Format Library

New Jersey Library for the Blind and Handicapped
2300 Stuyvesant Avenue
Trenton , NJ , 08618

(800) 792-8322

(609) 530-3239

njlbh@njstatelib.org

http://www.njlbh.org/

 

Special Health Care Needs

Special Child Health and Early Intervention Services
Division of Family Health
Public Health Services Branch
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
P.O. Box 364
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0364

(609) 984-0755

gloria.rodriguez@doh.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/health

 

State Web Site

Connect with your state’s official website to find state agencies and information,

including how to contact your governor and/or your representatives in the Senate and House:

http://www.state.nj.us/

 

Transition Services

Office of Special Education Programs
New Jersey Department of Education
Riverview Executive Plaza
Building 100 Route 29
P.O. Box 500
Trenton , NJ , 08625

(609) 633-6431

robert.haugh@doe.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/education

 

UCEDD

The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
Department of Pediatrics
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
335 George Street, Suite 3500
New Brunswick , NJ , 08901

(732) 235-9300

http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/boggscenter

 

Vocational Education, Disabilities

Office of Career and Technical Education
New Jersey Department of Education
100 Riverview Plaza
P. O. Box 500
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0500

(609) 633-0665

marie.barry@doe.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/education

 

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
New Jersey Department of Labor
135 E. State Street
P.O. Box 398
Trenton , NJ , 08625-0398

(609) 292-5987

(609) 292-2919 (TTY)

thomas.jennings@dol.state.nj.us

http://lwd.dol.state.nj.us/labor/dvrs/DVRIndex.html

 

 

Disability Specific Organizations

 

Association for Special Children & Families                                                                            973-728-8744

 

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation                                                                                800-225-0292

 

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America                                                                               800-532-7667

 

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN)                                                                        800-654-7726

 

Attention Deficit Disorder

To identify an ADD group in your state or locality, contact either:

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
8181 Professional Place, Suite 150
Landover , MD , 20785

(800) 233-4050

(301) 306-7070

http://www.chadd.org

 

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
P.O. Box 7557
Wilmington , DE , 19803-9997

(800) 939-1019 (V/Fax)

info@add.org

http://www.add.org

 

ASPEN-Asperger Syndrome Education Network
9 Aspen Circle
Edison , NJ , 08820

(732) 321-0880

info@ASPENnj.org

http://www.aspennj.org

 

The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation
P.O. Box 1149
Ridgewood , NJ , 07451-1149

(877) 444-1149

(201) 444-4141

http://www.djfiddlefoundation.org

 

Autism New Jersey
500 Horizon Drive, Suite 530
Robbinsville Township , NJ , 08691

(609) 588-8200, Ext. 22

(800) 4-AUTISM

information@autismnj.org

http://www.autismnj.org

 

POAC (Parents of Autistic Children)
1999 Route 88
East Brick , NJ , 08724

(732) 785-1099

info@poac.net

http://www.poac.net

 

FACES Autism Support Network
PO Box 2341
Ventnor , NJ , 08406

(609) 412-3750

facesgroup@comcast.net

http://www.faces-autismsupport.org

 

Blind/Visual Impairments

National Federation of the Blind of New Jersey
254 Spruce Street
Bloomfield , NJ , 07003

(973) 743-0075

nfbnj@yahoo.com

http://www.nfbnj.org

 

Parents of Blind Children-New Jersey
23 Alexander Avenue
Madison , NJ , 07940

(973) 377-0976

blindchildren@verizon.net

http://www.blindchildren.org

 

Brain Injury

Brain Injury Association of New Jersey
1090 King George Post Road, Suite 708
Edison , NJ , 08837

(800) 669-4323 (in NJ only)

(732) 738-1002

info@bianj.org

http://www.bianj.org

 

Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey
1005 Whitehead Road Extension, Suite 1
Ewing , NJ , 08638

(888) 322-1918

(609) 882-4182

info@cpofnj.org

http://www.cpofnj.org

 

Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey
1 AAA Drive
Suite 203
Trenton , NJ , 08691

(800) 336-5843

(609) 392-4900

ejoice@efnj.com

http://www.efnj.com

 

Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

The Arc of New Jersey
985 Livingston Avenue
North Brunswick , NJ , 08902-1843

(732) 246-2525

info@arcnj.org

http://www.arcnj.org

 

Learning Disabilities Association of New Jersey
P.O. Box 6268
East Brunswick , NJ , 08816

(732) 645-2738

info@ldanj.org

http://www.ldanj.org

 

Mental Health Association in New Jersey
88 Pompton Avenue, Suite 1
Verona , NJ , 07044

(973) 571-4100

info@mhanj.org

http://www.mhanj.org

 

NAMI New Jersey
1562 Route 130
North Brunswick , NJ , 08902

(732) 940-0991

info@naminj.org

http://www.naminj.org/

 

Special Health Care Needs

Family Voices of New Jersey, at SPAN
35 Halsey Street, 4th floor
Newark , NJ , 07102

(800) 654-SPAN, ext. 110

(973) 642-8100

span@spannj.org

http://www.spannj.org

 

New Jersey Speech-Language Hearing Association
203 Towne Centre Drive
Hillsborough , NJ , 08844

(908) 359-5308

info@njsha.com

http://www.njsha.org

 

Spina Bifida Association of Tri-State Region
84 Park Avenue, Suite G-106
Flemington , NJ , 08822

(908) 782-7475

info@sbatsr.org

http://www.sbatsr.org

 

Tourette Syndrome Association of New Jersey, Inc.
50 Division Street, Suite 205
Somerville, NJ 08876 , Somerville, NJ 08876 , 08876

(732) 972-4459 (TSANJ Helpline)

(908) 575-7350

njtsa@aol.com

http://www.tsanj.org

 

Association for Special Children & Families
PO Box 494
Hewitt , NJ , 07421

(973) 728-8744

ascfamily@hotmail.com

http://www.ascfamily.org

 

Special Parent Assistance & Resource Center (SPARC)
UCP of Hudson County, Inc.
721 Broadway
Bayonne , NJ , 07002

(201) 656-3779

SPARKLEOFUCP@yahoo.com

http://www.geocities.com/sparcofuc

 

New Jersey Parents Caucus
236 S. Salem Street
Randolph , NJ , 07869

(973) 989-8866

kathyw@njparentcaucus.org

http://www.newjerseyparentscaucus.org

 

Parent Teacher Association (PTA)

New Jersey Congress of Parents and Teachers
900 Berkeley Avenue
Trenton , NJ , 08618-5322

(609) 393-5004

nj_office@pta.org

http://www.njpta.org

 

Parent Training and Information Center (PTI)

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN)
35 Halsey Street, 4th Floor
Newark , NJ , 07102

(800) 654-7726 (In NJ)

(973) 642-8100

span@spannj.org

http://www.spannj.org

 

New Jersey Statewide Parent-to-Parent
35 Halsey Street
Newark , NJ , 07102

(800) 372-6510

(908) 537-4673

Parent2Parent@spannj.org

http://www.spannj.org/familywrap/parent2parent.htm

 

Independent Living

To find out the contact information for the Statewide
Independent Living Council (SILC) in your state, contact:
Independent Living Research Utilization Project
The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research
2323 South Sheppard, Suite 1000
Houston , TX , 77019

(713) 520-0232 (V)

(713) 520-5136 (TTY)

ilru@ilru.org

http://www.ilru.org

 

Independent Living

To find out the contact information for centers for
independent living (CILs) in your state, contact:
National Council on Independent Living
1710 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, 5th Floor
Washington , DC , 20036

(202) 207-0334 (V)

(202) 207-0340 (TTY)

ncil@ncil.org

http://www.ncil.org

 

Alliance for the Betterment of Citizens with Disabilities
127 Route 206, Suite 18
Hamilton , NJ , 08610

(609) 581-8375

lowell@abcdnj.org

http://www.abcdnj.org

 

Easter Seals New Jersey
1 Kimberly Road
East Brunswick , NJ , 08816-1076

(800) 486-0027

(732) 257-6662

essnj@nj.easterseals.com

http://www.eastersealsnj.org

 

Family Support Center of New Jersey
2516 Route 35 North
Manasquan , NJ , 08736

(800) 372-6510 (in NJ)

(732) 528-8080

jacqui.moskowitz@fscnj.org

http://www.fscnj.org

 

New Jersey Mentor
Rehabilitative and Support Services for Persons with Acquired Brain Injury
505 S. Lenola Road
Blason Office Plaza II, Suite 217
Moorestown , NJ , 08057

(856) 235-5505

paula.blum@thementornetwork.com

http://www.thementornetwork.com

 

New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse
(free help to those seeking to find or start a local or national support group)
375 E. McFarlan Street
Dover , NJ , 07801

(800) 367-6274 (in NJ)

(973) 989-1122

ed@selfhelpgroups.org

http://www.njgroups.org

 

VSA arts of New Jersey
703 Jersey Avenue
New Brunswick , NJ , 08901

(732) 745-3885

(732) 745-3913 (TTY)

info@vsanj.org

http://www.vsanj.org

 

 

 

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Paoli, PA 19301

 

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