Helping Families Across NJ
PerformCare is the single point of entry for the NJ Children's System of Care. Help is available for children, adolescents, and young adults (up to age 21) seeking behavioral health, intellectual/developmental disability, or certain substance use treatment services.
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - 1-877-652-7624
Families can also visit PerformCare's website at www.performcarenj.org
Families should call if their child's behavior has changed or if they are overwhelmed by challenges at home or in the community. Some common reasons to call PerformCare include:
- Depression and/or anxiety.
- Bullying or being bullied.
- Physical or verbal aggression.
- Intellectual/developmental disabilities.
- Substance use.
- Inattention or hyperactivity.
- Oppositional or defiant behavior.
- Grief from major trauma.
- Concerns from teachers.
This is a community resource guide for any services for all families in Salem County, NJ.
Salem County Council for Young Children
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Teachers and Parents can also find a copy of the NJ Birth to Three Early Learning Standards on this website. Just click on the link above and then there is a tab to the left called "NJ Birth to Three Early Learning Standards."
For information about SCCYC Meetings and events contact: Shantay Clark, Project Cordinator,
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