Resources

Monmouth ResourceNet

Resource directory for families and children in Monmouth County.
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40 Developmental Assets For Adolescents

Search Institute has identified the following building blocks of healthy development—known as Developmental Assets—that help young children grow up healthy, caring, and responsible.
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Arts, Recreation, & Social

Monmouth County Parks System

The Monmouth County Park System is committed to improving the quality of the life of the citizens of Monmouth County by providing park and recreation areas, facilities, programs, and services of the highest quality and to furnishing these recreational opportunities in the most effective, efficient, and economical manner possible.
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Basic Needs & Assistance

Federal Assistance Programs

Contains information to help you improve your health, the health of your loved ones, and to assist those who need help with daily life.
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Education

Brookdale Community College, Office Of Disability Services And Programs

The Disability Services Office, in compliance with federal and state laws, ensures that no qualified student with a disability be excluded from participation in or be denied the benefits of services, programs or activities of Brookdale Community College.
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NJ Department Of Education – Monmouth County

Contains names of superintendents, business administrators, special education coordinators and HIB coordinators.
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Special Education Law Center

For over 10 years, ELC has been at the forefront of special education advocacy in New Jersey. ELC has impacted the lives of thousands of students with disabilities through systemic litigation, individual advocacy, legislative work, parent and attorney trainings, know-your-rights publications, and coalition building.
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The Right To Special Education In NJ

A guide for advocates.
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Families

NJ Parent Link

Childhood development and concerns about your child’s behavior
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Health & Wellness

Adolescent Health Topics

Adolescent health spans many areas, from mental and physical health to healthy relationships. The choices made and behaviors adopted during these years affect adolescents’ overall wellbeing and, potentially, their health throughout their lives. OAH currently monitors five areas of adolescent health: reproductive health, mental health, physical health, substance abuse, and relationships.
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Mental Health And Substance Use Disorders

Many juvenile justice systems across the country are overwhelmed by the number of young people suffering from behavioral health problems—meaning mental health disorders, substance use problems, or both. When these systems are not adequately equipped to deal with these youth, their problems—and their behavior—can get worse.
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Legal & Advocacy

Monmouth County Juvenile Court

Monmouth County Family Division is dedicated towards resolving disputes, assuring the rights of litigants, acting in the best interest of our children and accommodating the needs of the community to the best of our ability.