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December 27, 2018

NJ Dept. of Human Services Seeks Autism Benefit

NJ Dept. of Human Services seeks approval from the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), for an amendment to the New Jersey Medicaid (Title XIX) State Plan to include Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) related services for EPSDT eligible individuals.

December 12, 2018

State Agency Creates Office of Family Voice

The Department of Children and Families (DCF) today announced the creation of an Office of Family Voice, the first of its kind among public child welfare agencies nationwide. The office will serve as a liaison to program participants and facilitate opportunities for formal feedback that informs policy and guides system transformation.

November 7, 2018  

Lunch Break's Life Skills Center Ribbon Cutting Thursday

The ribbon cutting and open house for the center takes place from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Nov. 29.  The Life Skills Center will become the new home for the employment coaching and job placement program.

November 5, 2018  

Winter Parks & Programs Guide Registration starts November 7!

Each issue of the Parks & Program Guide features a listing of recreational programs and special events. From pottery classes to nature walks, these offerings are a great way to meet people, explore new interests or develop a hobby. 

October 17, 2018

Grand Opening of the Basic Education Program for Adults in Spanish

This very exciting, important Literacy initiative will offer education classes to Spanish speaking adults in Monmouth County with the goal of connecting adults to literacy courses, ESL, further educational opportunities, and then workforce opportunities.