Long Branch Concordance Family Success Center has changed to Coastal Communities Family Success Center as of August 1, 2017. For over 13 years the Family Success Center has been an indispensable part of the community by extending its outreach to families and providers in several counties throughout the New Jersey Coastal region.
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The designation will allow the administration to remove some barriers and waive some federal rules enabling states and localities to have more flexibility to respond. One such rule restricts where Medicaid recipients can receive addiction treatment. It could also put pressure on Congress to provide more funding.
$225,000 funding will support mental health services at Main Street Center.
“Commissioner, you and your staff should indeed be applauded . . . .” U.S. District Court Judge Stanley R. Chesler’s comments on the New Jersey Department of Children and Families’ performance, July 19, 2017.
As recently as five years ago, families with Autism Spectrum Disorder had few options for art and entertainment. It was much easier to stay home than to risk upsetting a child or adult family member with ASD. And when they did venture out, they also risked feeling the cold stares of other guests, who didn't understand autism.
The Mobile County Connection office is housed in a large mobile command center and will be rolled out at Ocean Township’s Town Hall located at 399 Monmouth Road, Oakhurst on June 29 from 11am to 2pm
The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties announced it is now doing business as Fulfill to communicate the many ways they are working to end hunger in the community.
The Children’s System of Care (CSOC) serves children, youth, and young adults with a wide range of challenges associated with emotional and behavioral health, intellectual/developmental disabilities, and substance use. CSOC is committed to providing services based on the individual need of each child and family within a system of care approach that is strength-based, culturally competent, family-centered, and in a community-based environment.