Welcome to the Family Support Center of NJ

What’s New

  • What a beautiful day we had at the Women’s Caregiver Retreat! We would like to Thank all of our presenters, sponsors, exhibitors, staff and the amazing women in attendance! We hope you took away useful new tools, resources, and enjoyed the special time for you! See photos
  • The Boggs Center has published Providing Respite: Supporting People and Families Across the Lifespan, in partnership with the NJ Lifespan Respite Program. This booklet offers an overview of respite and highlights the positive impact that respite makes in the lives of people with disabilities, seniors, and their families.
  • DDD has published a guide to accessing services/support for 2015 graduates aging out of the school system. This timeline applies to students who have exhausted their educational entitlement by turning 21 years of age within the 2014/2015 school year. View here
  • FSCNJ has developed a new comprehensive website designed to help families who are dealing with the transition from school to work. Called “Transition Matters”, the site can be accessed as a popular link on our home page or through its own URL: www.transitionmattersnj.org. Take a look at the website and let us know what you think!
  • Find resources regarding the realignment of services through the Department of Children and Families and the Division of Developmental Disabilities here.
Upcoming Events
May
28
Thu
5:00 pm FRN Marketplace & Job Fair – Glo... @ YMCA of Gloucester County
FRN Marketplace & Job Fair – Glo... @ YMCA of Gloucester County
May 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Visit the FRN Marketplace to experience the programs and services FRN has to offer children and adults with developmental disabilities. Interactive sessions with program staff Guide to children services (DCF) and adult services (DDD) Light refreshments Door prizes and giveaways Register
Jun
2
Tue
12:00 pm Webinar: What is the ABLE Act? @ Online
Webinar: What is the ABLE Act? @ Online
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join this informative webinar to learn about the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act. An overview of this innovative savings program for individuals with disabilities will be provided, the benefits and limitations of ABLE acts will be discussed, as well
Jun
11
Thu
1:00 pm Webinar: The Autism-Epilepsy Con... @ Online
Webinar: The Autism-Epilepsy Con... @ Online
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Epilepsy and related complications can occur in up to 40% of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), associated with an increasing risk with age. Epilepsy and Autism can have common biological origins, so that understanding the causes of Epilepsy can
Jun
30
Tue
4:00 pm FRN Marketplace & Job Fair – Mid... @ Edison Township Public Library
FRN Marketplace & Job Fair – Mid... @ Edison Township Public Library
Jun 30 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Visit the FRN Marketplace to experience the programs and services FRN has to offer children and adults with developmental disabilities. Interactive sessions with program staff Guide to children services (DCF) and adult services (DDD) Light refreshments Door prizes and giveaways Register