Community Resource

SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

(973) 642-8100
Newark

SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

Providing information, resources, support, and advocacy assistance to families, professionals, policymakers, and our Parent Center colleagues.

Our foremost commitment is to those with the greatest need due to:

  • Disability or special health/mental health needs
  • Navigating the education system
  • Material poverty or financial instability
  • Discrimination (race, sex, language, immigrant status, homelessness, etc.)
  • Involvement in the foster care, child welfare, or juvenile justice systems
  • Geographic location
  • Other special circumstances

Our motto is Empowered Parents: Educated, Engaged, Effective!

Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Basic Needs / Assistance
Community
Education
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Crisis / Safety
Intellectual and Developmental Needs
Areas Served
  • State-Wide

Last Updated: 05/13/22