LINKS & RESOURCES

Looking for services or resources for a loved one with developmental disabilities?MomwithAdultSon

The Arc’s department of Individual and Family Supports (IFS) is available to guide you through The Arc’s services and Medicaid eligibility.  They also possess a wealth of knowledge about other resources in the community.

For assistance, contact Sarah Logan at (732) 493-1919 ext. 700 or slogan@arcofmonmouth.org.

To report a broken link, or inquire about your service being listed on this page, please contact development@arcofmonmouth.org.

The Arc and Neighboring Chapters

autismNOW – an initiative by The Arc:            

http://autismnow.org

Dental Care in Monmouth County
For patients with Medicaid or no dental insurance.

Monmouth Family Health Center
270 Broadway, Long Branch.  (732) 413-2030   www.mfhcnj.org

The Family Support Center of New Jersey maintains an online calendar of trainings, seminars and workshops throughout the state, covering a variety of topics of interest to families, caregivers and professionals in the developmental disabilities field.

The ABLE Act

Now that President Obama has signed the ABLE Act into law, the National Disability Institute has six steps you can take to become ABLE account ready.  Click here for a video.
Brief Summary of the ABLE ActClick here for more detailed Information.

Monmouth County Special Needs Registry “SNR”:            

The Special Needs Registry (www.mcsnrnj.org) allows citizens with special needs who reside, attend school or work in Monmouth County to voluntarily provide information about their special needs to law enforcement officials. The SNR enables first responders and emergency personnel to better assist the individuals with special needs in their time of need.

My Social Security:            

Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are significant sources of income for retirees and people with disabilities. When applying for a mortgage, public, private or subsidized housing, applicants generally must provide proof of income as part of their application. For people who receive a monthly Social Security or SSI benefit, My Social Security (www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount) a secure, online service, is the fastest way to obtain a Benefit Verification or Proof of Income letter.

National Disability-Related Websites

New Jersey Disability-Related Sites

New Jersey Government

Federal Government

Assistive Technology / Rehabilitation / ADA

Domestic Violence Prevention / Intervention

Summer Camps for Individuals with I/DD

  • A residential and day summer camp for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the beautiful Pocono Mountains. We accept campers from all over the tri-state area!

We welcome suggestions of internet resources not listed here that may contain information of benefit to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families or professionals in the field.