These services include advocating for caregivers rights and keeping caregivers abreast of pending legislation and breaking news. We also actively promote the creation and maintenance of county-based caregiver coalitions in NJ.
The Support Coordinators work with individuals with developmental disabilities in creating and developing life plans. Currently, Caregivers of New Jersey supports the 1,850 individuals living in developmental centers who wish to be transitioned into the community.
Training & Events
The CNJ training department conducts interactive sessions intended to assist families of children with developmental disabilities targeting different age ranges in order to address unique needs. We also host the annual National Caregiver’s Conference for caregivers and professionals.