Child Care

On Campus

HigherEd EAP
1-800-252-4555 or 1-800-225-2527
Employee Assistance Program
Area Served: William Paterson University
Eligibility: Faculty, staff and their household members
Fees charged: Free

Counseling Benefits:  Help with personal issues from relationships to stress and substance abuse.
Work/Life Benefits:  Assistance for other personal, financial and legal issues.
Information Resource Benefits:  Access a vast collection of self-help tools and articles.
Lifestyle Benefits:  Discounts to help with fitness, nutrition and weight management.
Personal Development Benefits:  Help balancing your work, life and career.
Wellness Benefits:  Information and resources to improve your overall wellness.

Off Campus

Child & Family Resources/Child Care Resource & Referral
111 Howard Boulevard, Suite 201
Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
Phone: (973) 398-1730
Hours: M-F 9-4
Area Served: Northern New Jersey and Morris County
Eligibility: No restrictions
Fees Charged: None

Maintains a database on all Morris County child care programs including centers, school-age programs, camps, family child care programs, nursery schools, and special needs programs; provides child care referrals and counseling to parents regarding quality child care; offers consultation/training/;technical assistance to parents

Community Coordinated Child Care (CCCC)
225 Long Ave., Building #15
Hillside, NJ 07205
Phone: 973-923-1433
Hours: M-F 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Area Served: Union
Eligibility: No restrictions
Fees Charged: Call for more information

Provides free resource and referral services for parents seeking child care, recruits and trains family child care providers, conducts workshops and educational programs for child care staff and parents. Coordinates a variety of programs involving children and child care. Free referrals to licensed child care centers and registered family child care homes. Early childhood and parenting skills training, child care start up and needs assessment, coordination of a variety of programs involving children and child care such as WorkFirst New Jersey, Family Childcare Registration, NJ Cares for Kids, CDA and Corporate child care referral services.


Literacy Volunteers/Family Literacy
36 South Street
Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-984-1998
Hours: Vary
Area Served: Morris County
Eligibility: No requirements
Fees Charged:

Volunteers work with preschool-age children in area day care centers to promote reading readiness and to encourage the children and their families to share a positive literacy experience.

North Jersey 4Cs/Parent Resource and Referral
101 Oliver Street
Paterson, NJ 07501
Phone: (973) 684-1904
Hours: 7 am - 7 pm, Mon, Wed; 8 am - 5 pm, Tue, Thu, Fri; 9 am - Noon, Sat
Area Served: Passaic County and Northern New Jersey
Eligibility: Passaic County residents needing child care. Financial aid varies according to income
Fees Charged: None

Offers counseling to parents on child care options, linkage to child care services, and information on available financial aid.