Educational Programs assist parents in understanding and advocating for their children

Support Groups for parents and caregivers to share and learn from others who are also raising children with special needs

Community Education through participation in various forums regarding children and families

Warm Line provides information and referrals to families and professionals in the community

​Family Support Organizations are often the first contact with the System of Care for families

Note: All workshops are subject to change or cancellation. Seating is limited and registration is recommended but not required unless specifically stated otherwise. Individuals who have pre-registered will be notified of changes or cancellations. Please call the Family Partners office at (973) 940-3194 to confirm the date, time and location of the workshop if you have not pre-registered and wish to attend.


For a complete listing of workshops and events click here

support education advocacy 

Monthly Lunch n Learn presentations
Join us on the third Thursday of every month! ​Our monthly educational series are open to our community providers and families with topics ranging from Functional Communication Skills, IEP & Effective Communication, Nurtured Heart Approach, Mindfulness and many more. What a great way to connect to your community providers

​Registration URL:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/up0kfuuuqDwoskdW8C32xmeAWCZ58AqSmA

Virtual Learning and Online Participation: With the current climate encouraging social distancing we will be offering our current programs virtually so you can join us from the comfort of your own home.   We will be hosting our regular support groups ONLINE for weekly meetings along with special guest speakers, Parent Power Hour offering parenting tips and tricks  along with continued Nurtured Heart Approach trainings. To do this, we will be using a platform called ZOOM. Participants will receive an invitation to join the online video chat through email. The process would also require downloading a free app. Participation is possible on iphones, smart phones or laptops.

You can download ZOOM here!  ​​https://zoom.us/

Community Outreach Programs

improving family life, 

knowledge and understanding!