Professional and Organizational Development
NJ Adoption Resource Clearing House
NJ ARCH is a State-Funded service that provides support to all individuals concerned with adoption. The organization's goal is to direct people to appropriate adoption services in New Jersey.
DYFS/Pregnancy Counseling/Adoption Resource
Services include counseling and exploring various options prior to and following the birth of the child. Placement and financial assistance are provided when needed.
Jewish Family Service/Adoption Services
Licensed by state of NJ to do home study evaluation for adoption and post placement supervision. Offers information groups to learn about adoption; counseling and consultation to new families; support groups for infertile couples, couples awaiting adoption, and children who have been adopted. Also offers birth parent services and post-placement supervision.
National Adoption Center
Expands adoption opportunities for children with special needs and children from minority cultures. Special needs children include those who are older or brothers/sisters who need homes together. Many have emotional, mental, or physical disabilities.