There are many organizations which can assist your family with legal questions and advocacy issues regarding your loved one with special needs.  It is important to know your rights as a caregiver, therefore, it is important to familiarize yourself with these organizations and the services each of them provides! 

 

The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities

http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/boggscenter/

Community Law Health Project

http://www.chlp.org/

 

Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)

https://www.copaa.org/

Criminal Justice Advocacy Program

https://www.arcnj.org/programs/criminal_justice_advocacy.html

Department of Children and Families

Office of Advocacy

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

Developmental Disabilities Association of New Jersey

http://www.ddanj.org/

Disability Rights New Jersey

www.drnj.org

 

Easterseals

http://www.easterseals.com/

Education Law Center

http://www.edlawcenter.org/

 

Legal Services of New Jersey

https://www.lsnj.org/

 

New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities

https://www.facebook.com/NJCDD/

 

New Jersey Judiciary Ombudsman Program

https://www.njcourts.gov/public/ombuds.html?lang=eng

SEVA - Special Education Volunteer Advocates 

http://www.spanadvocacy.org/programs/seva/

SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

www.spanadvocacy.org

Wrightslaw

https://www.wrightslaw.com/

JOIN THE NJ SPECIAL NEEDS CONNECTION FACEBOOK GROUP!!!!!

  • Facebook - Black Circle