NJ Parent Link
Announcing NJ Parent Link, The State of New Jersey’s Early Childhood, Parenting and Professional Resource Center.
- Are you pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant?
- Are you the parent or guardian of an infant, toddler or preschooler?
If so, please log on to NJ Parent Link @ www.njparentlink.nj.gov
What is NJ Parent Link? NJ Parent Link is a broad based public/private initiative supported by a federal Health Resources & Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Block Grant (Title V of the Social Security Act) and is a recognized best practice model for innovative IT/digital communication between government and citizens. (National Association of State Chief Information Officers, 2011)
NJ Department of Health is the lead agency for the project, coordinating over 30 participating government service units.
The American Academy of Pediatrics, New Jersey Chapter is a participating agency on the NJ Parent Link Team.
Highlighting state services and resources, the goal of NJ Parent
Link is to improve the accessibility, coordination and delivery of
information and services to parents of young children, to improve the
communication capabilities between the public and private sectors, and
provide the IT foundation for inter/intra agency service collaborations
and policy development.
Innovative website features include: interactive consumer
content sections; tailored subscription services, a community calendar
of events; continuing education/leadership postings; a children’s art
gallery and streaming video for public service announcements.