NJ 211 Community Resource Website
on NJ 211
NJ 211 is a free, confidential information and referral service that connects families and individuals in need of help to community resources. Areas of referral include financial assistance, emergency food and shelter assistance, affordable housing, abuse/neglect, childcare, disability, education, emergency services, employment, health/medical care, mental health, special transportation needs, substance abuse treatment
and prevention services.
NJ Children System of Care: PerformCare
1-877-652-7624 and follow the menu prompts provided for an
For a life-threatening emergency, always dial 911.
When a child is facing challenges to their functioning and well-being, finding the right services and support can be overwhelming. The NJ Children System of Care is committed to helping families access the right services for your child.
NJ Child Abuse / Neglect Hotline
1-877 NJ ABUSE
All reports of child abuse and neglect, including those occurring in institutional settings such as child care centers, schools, foster homes and residential treatment centers, must be reported to the State Central Registry (SCR). This is a toll-free,
24-hour, seven-days-a-week hotline.
Camden County Addiction Awareness Taskforce
Click here: Addiction Resource Services to visit our website or
The mission of the taskforce is to increase awareness among county residents of heroin and prescription drug abuse and the devastating effects on our community.
A Better Me – Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative
Website: A Better Me
A Better Me encourages and assists women of Camden County to improve their physical and mental wellbeing. The program provides free individual and group education with a focus on helping women become healthy throughout their lives.
Camden City Public School Enrollment
Explore your public school options by: visiting CamdenEnrollment.org;
calling 856-536-3999; or by visiting any public school in Camden.
Need help? Give us a call at
856-536-3999 or visit the
Enrollment Center, at
201 N Front St, Camden.
Looking for a great school? Camden has a new tool! Using a single application, students can apply to attend any public school in Camden, including traditional District schools, renaissance schools, and charter schools. The 2017 Camden Enrollment application opens on
February 1st and closes on March 31st.