Take the #SHINEaLight Pledge!

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month! Join NJCA and the Division of Children and Families in taking the pledge to #SHINEaLight on child abuse. Download the #SHINEaLight toolkit toolkit to get started.

New Jersey Children’s Alliance, Inc.

New Jersey Children’s Alliance is a statewide non-profit membership organization whose mission is to support the development, growth, and continuation of Children’s Advocacy Centers and related initiatives throughout the state of New Jersey by providing support, training, guidance, technical assistance, networking and mentorship opportunities, and public policy advocacy. New Jersey Children’s Alliance is the New Jersey Chapter of National Children’s Alliance (NCA). 



  • Neglect
  • Multiple Types
  • Physical Abuse
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Emotional Abuse

Report Child Abuse

The state of New Jersey requires that you report any suspected cases of child abuse.
New Jersey State Hotline: (877) NJ ABUSE
(877) 652-2873
A Resource for Children, Families and Advocates

Child Advocacy Centers

Child Advocacy Centers and Multi-Disciplinary Teams are community-based organizations providing solutions to caring for victims of child abuse throughout the state of New Jersey.


Legislation Updates

New Jersey Children’s Alliance, along with partner organizations, actively advocates for stronger laws to help prevent child abuse and improve response and services. We help support legislation at the state as well as national level.



Heroes 5K/Family Fun Run-Walk

NJCA’s 6th Annual Heroes 5K Run/Family Fun Run-Walk will take place on September 28, 2020 at the beautiful South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange! Registration opening soon! Sponsorship opportunities are available.