Family Success Centers are “one-stop” shops that provide wrap-around resources and support for families before they find themselves in crisis. The purpose of our Family Success Centers is to enrich the lives of children and adults by making families and neighborhoods stronger. Family Success Centers offer primary child abuse prevention services to families and bring together concerned community residents, leaders and community agencies to address the problems that threaten the safety and stability of families in the community. There is no cost to access services provided by the Family Success Centers (FSCs) and all of our services are Confidential and Free.

Program Goals

Family Success Centers seek to provide a warm and welcoming home-like environment that provides family-friendly activities and resources within communities to strengthen families.

Parent Education and Support Groups

  • Mommy & Me
  • Mommy Support Group
  • Polish Parent Education & Support Group
  • Father-Child Support Groups

Population Focus

Family Success Centers offer services to any children, youth, families, individuals, and communities with a focus on prevention.


  • Parent Advisory Council
  • Community Services
  • Interpretation and translation support
  • Assistance completing benefit eligibility forms such as WIC, SNAP, Medicaid and Childcare health Insurance (CHIP), Medicare, unemployment, TNAF

Program Services Include:

  • Access to information on child, maternal and family health services, economic self-sufficiency and job readiness
  • Information and referral services (connection to off-site public and private resources)
  • Life skills training
  • Housing services
  • Early Childhood and Parenting Education Services
  • Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Education Programs
  • Parent-child activities
  • Advocacy
  • Financial Management Training
  • Nutrition Education Groups
  • Fatherhood Focused Programs
  • Linkage to FREE Pregnancy Testing
  • Breastfeeding Education and Support
  • Parents Lounge
  • Access to Computer Lab
  • Linkage to CHSofNJ services

The Family Success Centers plan and facilitate center-based activities that support the five protective factors. For a list of specific activities, including times and dates, please call the center nearest you.

  • Nurturing and Attachment
  • Parenting and Child Development
  • Prenatal resilience
  • Social connections
  • Concrete Support Services for Parenting