Project Sussex Kids is the Sussex County Council for Young Children, an initiative of the New Jersey Department of Children and Families spearheaded by Project Self-Sufficiency. County Councils for Young Children are being established in all 21 New Jersey counties to bring together parents, caregivers, health, education and social service professionals to enhance communication, coordination and collaboration of services for children from prenatal through age eight.
The county will be divided into 6 regions – Newton area, Sussex area, Vernon area, Hopatcong area, Montague area, and Ogdensburg-Franklin area – with monthly day and evening meetings rotating through different sites in addition to a regularly scheduled meetings at the Project Self-Sufficiency campus.
To get involved, contact Haley McCracken at 973-940-3500 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Haley McCracken, Program Coordinator
Upcoming Events/Topics of Interest
General Council Meeting, New Jersey Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - Education, Wednesday, October 19th, 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Child Trends, Ten Summer Child Safety Tips
New Jersey Department of Children & Families, Safe Sleeping Tips for Infants
NJ211 Partnership, Special Needs Registry
Child Trends, Parental Depression: A Multi-Generational Threat
New Jersey Department of Children & Families, Licensed Child Care Centers Explorer
Newton Medical Center, Calendar of Events
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