State Services & Resources

Health Care & Nutrition
Newborn Hearing Screening
Newborn Biochemical Screening  
Newborn Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Defects 

Lead Poisoning Screening & Prevention
NJ Vaccine Preventable Disease Program 
NJ Immunization Requirements & Guidance 

Primary Health Care and Well Baby Care
(Serving Uninsured & Underinsured Clients)

Home Visitation Services
(In Home Parent Education Services during Early Childhood)

NJ Healthy Families: TANF Initiative for Parents (TIP)
(In Home Services & Parent Education during Early Childhood)

WIC Services
(Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Pregnant, Postpartum
and Breastfeeding Women, Infants & Children up to age 5)

Infant & Child Safety
Parenting & Safety Tips 
Children’s Environmental Health 
How to Cope When a Baby Cries 
Prevention of Environmental Exposures 
Auto Safety: Infant and Child Car Seats
Prevention of Developmental Disabilities
Keeping Young Children Safe and Healthy
Prevention of Unintentional Childhood Injuries  

Federal Resources 
CDC Parent Portal
Positive Parenting Tips 
Protecting Children’s Health from Environmental Risks
Unexpected Infant/Child Loss and Bereavement Support 

Resources for Breastfeeding During Emergencies 
Cold Exposure & Hypothermia: Infant & Child Safety 
Food & Water Safety: Feeding Infants & Young Children

Community Resources

Safe Kids New Jersey
Children's Safety Network (AAP Website for Parents)
Just for Dads (March of Dimes Education Center)
National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition
Tips for Parents (Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey)
Just in Time Parenting (Month by Month Child Health & Safety E-Newsletters)

Health Care Providers

American Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
NJ Division of Consumer Affairs: Search for a NJ Health Care Provider 

Professional Resources

American Academy of Pediatrics, NJ Chapter /
NJ Pediatric Council on Research & Education (PCORE)

CDC Parent Portal: Resources for the Healthcare Professional 
Critical Congenital Heart Defects (CCHD) Screening Resources