Parent Information and Resources
New Jersey Department of Education This is the main site for the State Department of Education for New Jersey. The Parents' Circle - NJ Department of Education This is the main site for parents; it includes links to other resources and an Information Center. Division of Developmental Disabilities The Division of Developmental Disabilities serves more than 35,000 people with developmental disabilities. These include disabilities such as mental retardation, cerebral palsy, autism, epilepsy, spina bifida, traumatic brain injuries and certain neurological impairments. New Jersey Department of Human Services (Disability Programs) The New Jersey Department of Human Services (Disability Programs) works in partnership with families, consumers, advocacy groups, service providers and state and municipal officials throughout the state to ensure that the rights of people with disabilities are protected and that they and their families have access to quality programs and services that meet their needs. Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services The mission of the New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS) is to enable individuals with disabilities to achieve employment outcomes consistent with their strengths, priorities, needs, abilities and capabilities. Autism New Jersey Our Mission - Autism New Jersey is a non-profit agency providing information and advocacy, services, family and professional education, and consultation to New Jersey's autism community.
The Federal Resource Center for Special Education (FRC) is a five-year contract between the Academy for Educational Development (AED), its partner, the National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE), and the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs. Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) is committed to improving results and outcomes for people with disabilities of all ages. In supporting President Bush's No Child Left Behind agenda and the New Freedom Initiative, OSERS provides a wide array of supports to parents and individuals, school districts and states in three main areas: special education, vocational rehabilitation and research.
Last Modified on May 9, 2018