The mission of the Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation Inc., is to provide the opportunity for children to creatively express themselves by taking lessons in the various disciplines of the performing arts.
These are all of our resources. You may find it helpful to view by selected Community and Health Services using the main navigation. Or, you can search by location and keyword!
IS YOUR CHILD IN NEED OF DENTAL CARE?
Give Kids A Smile Day is designed to offer dental care to children who otherwise do not see a dentist.
Dental services may vary by location.
SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT FOR YOUR CHILD TODAY.
Parenting groups are run in 12 week cycles provided throughout Ocean County funded by the Department of Children and Families.
You’ve gained a lifetime of experience. Now is the time to put your skills and talents to good use by volunteering through RSVP.
Lakewood Phone Directory
God's got the answer for whatever is bothering you. Celebrate Freedom is about so much more than addictions. It's about being set free from life's challenges through the incredible power of God's extreme Love!
A commitment to provide high-quality culturally responsive clinical support services, in a safe, secure and healing environment to individuals and families with behavioral or mental health care needs; we provide collaborative opportunities that empower individuals to transform their lives by making healthy choices, and developing skills to make adaptive behavioral changes that strengthen families and support positive community living.
Crisis Text Line serves young people in any type of crisis, providing them access to free, 24/7, emotional support and information they need via the medium they already use and trust: text. WE’RE HERE FOR YOU. TEXT “NJ” TO 741-741.
Trans Lifeline operators are available 18 hours a day every day of the week.
Pacific time: 8am to 2am
Mountain time: 9am to 3am
Central time: 10am to 4am
Eastern time: 11am to 5am
Volunteer operators may be available during off hours.
The Arc, Ocean County Chapter provides opportunities and supports necessary for all individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to be accepted and valued as citizens of the communities in which they choose to live, learn, work and play.
The NJ Health Care Network is a free networking organization for all New Jersey health care professionals, including those who provide ancillary products and services.
For over 30 years Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services has been providing compassionate and dependable medical and non-medical home health care in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services assists our clients in a one-on-one home setting 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by offering non-medical and medical home health care services for infants, children, adults and seniors.
Say It With Clay helps people with diverse special needs benefit from the therapeutic power of clay. Revealed through a level of relaxation, this approach creates pride, success, motivation for healing, and is an effective alternative channel for communication.
The Financial Success Center provides comprehensive resources under one roof to help Monmouth and Ocean County residents move from financial difficulty to economic well-being. These free services range from career, budget and home ownership counseling to tax return preparation and assistance in finding quality childcare.
Individual and family counseling for adolescents
You qualify for help if you meet the following requirements:
• Your household income is within the low-to-moderate income limits (see table within brochure)
• You live in a 1 to 2 unit residential home built before 1978
• The property is current on real estate taxes, water and sewer
• The property is structurally sound
Open the second and fourth week of the month. Starting December 10, 2017 ending March 31, 2018
Piano lessons for all ages and any level
CHSSPS is a network with community organizations, resources and public institutions whose goal is to ensure access to health and social services.
A helpful guide for parents to being an advocate for your child with special needs.
Are you between the ages of 5-12? Want to learn how to cook?
The goal of this practice guide is to offer educators specific, evidence-based recommendations that address the challenges of preventing dropout in secondary schools. This guide synthesizes the best publicly available research and shares practices that are supported by evidence. It is intended to be practical and easy for teachers and school leaders to use.
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy services.
Free preschool services for children born in 2013 and 2014.
Free home visiting services for children born in 2015-2017 and pregnant women.
Discover scholarships, both narrowly- and broadly-focused, that can help students with disabilities pay for their educations, as well as additional resources for obtaining funding.