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Health, Wellness & Safety Resources and Information for Sussex County Children

Local Healthcare Organizations
Pediatricians
Newton Medical Center 973-383-2121
Goryeb Children's Hospital 973-971-5000
Advocare Sussex Pediatrics, Newton Office 973-383-9841
Advocare Sussex Pediatrics, Montague Office 973-293-7579
Skylands Pediatrics, Sparta Office 973-729-2197
Skylands Pediatrics, Franklin Office 973-827-5241
Skylands Pediatrics, Milford Office 570-296-5126
Wellness Pediatrics 973-726-4455
Zufall Community Health Centers Hackettstown, 908-452-5366; Morristown, 973-998-7310;information; locations
   
Mental Health Providers
Center for Evaluation & Counseling, Sussex County Office 973-300-1900
NJ Mental Health Cares 1-866-202-HELP (4357); help@njmentalhealthcares.org
   
Addiction & Recovery
Center for Prevention & Counseling Sussex County Recovery Community
   
Support for Military Veterans
Military Veteran Peers for Families 844-645-6261
   
Sources of Support
Affordable Care Act Enroll through January 31, 2016 Marketplace Application Check List
New Jersey Department of Children & Families www.nj.gov/dcf; 1-800-INFO-DCF (463-6323)
New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Medical Assistance & Health Services LogistiCare Medical Transportation
United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) 1-800-638-2772
Sussex County Division of Community & Youth Services 973-940-5200
Safe Kids Northern New Jersey 973-971-4327
Montclair State University, College of Education & Human Services Free Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Workshops
Vision Loss Alliance of New Jersey 973-627-0055; info@vlanj.org, Program Flyer & Brochure
   
Articles of Interest Topic
Child Trends Mindfulness for Children
New Jersey Department of Children & Families Dangers of Vehicular Heatstroke
Office of the New Jersey Attorney General, Department of Law & Public Safety Child Passenger Safety
Parents Central How to Find the Right Car Seat
New Jersey Department of Children & Families Safe Sleep Tips
SIDS Center for New Jersey Safe Sleep for Your Baby
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
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Project Self-Sufficiency, 127 Mill Street, Newton, NJ 07860 - Phone: 973-940-3500 - Fax: 973-940-3501 - Email: sussexkids@projectselfsufficiency.org
Made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Department of Children & Families
Learn more about the childcare and early education program rating and improvement system developed by the New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Family Development.
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Project Sussex Kids connects parents of infants and toddlers in the Sussex County New Jersey (NJ) municipalities of Newton, Andover Borough, Andover Township, Branchville Borough, Byram Township, Frankford Township, Franklin Borough, Fredon Township, Green Township, Hamburg Borough, Hampton Township, Hardyston Township, Hopatcong Borough, Lafayette Township, Montague Township, Ogdensburg Borough, Sandyston Township, Sparta Township, Stanhope Borough, Stillwater Township, Sussex Borough, Vernon Township, Walpack Township, and Wantage Township to information about health, wellness and safety.