Children with Developmental Disabilities

As of January 1, 2013, the New Jersey Department of Children and Families - Children's System of Care (CSOC) assumed responsibility for determining eligibility of children under age 18 for developmental disability services and for providing support and services formerly provided by the Department of Human Services - Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) for individuals under age 21.

For information on the application process please call: 1-877-652-7624


Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

DDHH maintains up-to-date and constructive resources on hearing loss including communication access referral services, technical assistance, equipment distribution, stakeholder communications and advocacy.


Hotline: 1-800-792-8339 V/TTY toll free in New Jersey

609-984-7281 V/TTY
609-984-0390 FAX
1-866-771-7947 VP (Video Phone)


Commission for the Blind & Visually Impaired

The Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CBVI) promotes and provides services in the areas of education, employment, independence and eye health for persons who are blind or visually impaired, their families and the community.


Hotline: 1-877-685-8878


Child Care for Children with Special Needs

Resources compiled by the Office of Early Child Care and Education in the Department of Human Resources