Special Needs

Baby Steps: Learn the Signs

Early recognition of developmental delays and disabilities is key for parents and childcare providers. View this short video for an overview of how you can measure your child’s progress by monitoring how she plays, learns, speaks, and acts.

Mom2Mom Helpline Program

A division of Rutgers University Behavioral HealthCare, Mom2Mom is a statewide non-profit organization providing service to mothers and caregivers of children with special needs.

New Jersey Early Intervention System

Do you have concerns about your baby's or toddler's development?  If you child should be crawling, walking or talking, but isn't, contact the NJ Early Intervention System for information about resources and services.  Early Intervention is available to children under the age of 3 years, and paren

NJ Statewide Parent to Parent

The Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN) has a statewide Parent to Parent program that gives parents the skills and support they need to help their children with special needs. The group is an affiliate of Parent to Parent USA.

Parenting a Child with a Disability

If you have a child with a disability, you are not alone. Visit this site for information and support.

Peaceful Parent Meditation Series

This series of guided meditations from Children’s Specialized Hospital is meant to help families relieve the stresses associated with having a child with complex special or medical needs.

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