Services for Children and Families

State of New Jersey Department of Children and Families – Hotlines and Helplines

https://www.nj.gov/dcf/families/hotlines/

NJ Infant Safe Haven Hotline – Safely and anonymously surrender an infant

24 Hour Hotline – 877-839-2339 – www.njsafehaven.org/njsafehaven/faqs

New Jersey Department of Child Protection and Permanency (DCP&P)

Formerly known as Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS)

24 Hour Hotline – 1-877-NJAbuse – Child Abuse Hotline

24 Hour Hotline – 1-877-543-7864 – Office of Advocacy

https://www.nj.gov/dcf/about/divisions/dcpp/

2nd Floor Youth Confidential Hotline – Confidential and anonymous helpline for NJ youth and young adults (ages 10-24).

24 Hour Hotline (CALL or TEXT) – 888-222-2228

https://www.2ndfloor.org

National Center for Missing/Exploited Children

24 Hour Hotline – 1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST)

http://www.missingkids.com/home

New Jersey Child Support Automated Line

24 Hour Hotline – 1-877-655-4371 (1-877-NJKIDS1) – www.njchildsupport.org

National Runaway Crisis Line

24 Hour Hotline – 1-800-786-2929 (1-800-RUNAWAY)  https://www.1800runaway.org

Institute for Family Services, NJ 

732-873-1663  – https://www.instituteforfamilyservices.com/

Family Support Organization of Middlesex County

732-287-8701 – http://www.middlesexresourcenet.org/search/the-family-support-organization-of-middlesex-county/

New Jersey Department of Human Services Division of Family Development –  Hotline List

https://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dfd/hotlines/

Child Care Help Line – Connects families to the local Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) agencies to help families determine if they are eligible for New Jersey’s Subsidy Program, find and locate quality child care services and other child care options.

1-800-332-9227

Family Help Line – If you’re feeling stressed out, call the Family Help Line and work through your frustrations before a crisis occurs. You’ll speak to sensitive, trained volunteers of Parents Anonymous who provide empathic listening about parenting and refer you to resources in your community.
24 Hour Hotline –  1-800-THE KIDS (1-800-843-5437)

 

Insure Kids Now

An official US Government website which assists with locating free or low-cost health insurance and dental coverage for children and teens all over the US through Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

1-877-KIDS-NOW (1-877-543-7669) – https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/