New Jersey Children’s Alliance, Inc.

New Jersey Children’s Alliance promotes hope, healing and justice for victims of child abuse throughout New Jersey by supporting Child Advocacy Centers with training, resources, advocacy, and leadership. We actively support and promote New Jersey’s 12 accredited Child Advocacy Centers (CACs), and is working toward the mission of ensuring that every child in the state has access to a CAC. In support of that mission, we have set the goal of having 21 CACs in New Jersey by 2021.

New Jersey Children’s Alliance is the New Jersey Chapter of the National Children’s Alliance (NCA). 

2019 CASES REVIEWED

3574

Total Cases Reviewed by MDT

Total cases reviewed in 2019
by multidisciplinary teams.

2019 CHILDREN REFERRED

2114

2019 Children Referred

Children referred for and/or
received mental health services in 2019.

2019 EXAMS/TREATMENT

1273

Exams-Treatment

Children received medical exams
and/or treatment in 2019.

Nydia Y. Monagas | Executive Director

A Message from the
Executive Director

Welcome to our newly redesigned website! We are excited to provide robust information and resources for parents and caregivers to help you keep children safe, recognize the signs of abuse, and intervene when appropriate, in an accessible, easy-to-find structure. This site also contains many useful resources for our member CACs, including training opportunities and registration, online learning resources, and information on accreditation.

Nydia Monagas
REPORT
CHILD
ABUSE
THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY REQUIRES EVERYONE TO REPORT SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE

NEW JERSEY STATE HOTLINE:
(877) NJ ABUSE
(877) 652-2873

A Resource For Children, Families And Advocates
– Hope
– Healing
– Justice
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CHILD ADVOCACY CENTERS

Child Advocacy Centers (CACs) are child-friendly centers where a multidisciplinary team (MDT) consisting of Department of Children and Families workers, police, prosecutors, victim advocates, medical and mental health professionals meet to coordinate a response to allegations of child sexual and severe physical abuse.

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PROJECTS AND INITIATIVES

The New Jersey Children’s Alliance provides training, technical assistance, resources, and advocacy to New Jersey’s Child Advocacy Centers (CAC) that directly serve child victims of abuse and raise awareness about child abuse and the CAC response.

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KEEPING CHILDREN SAFE

The New Jersey Children’s Alliance has created and collected a variety of resources for parents and caregivers to protect children from abuse and to know when to seek help.

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