Many people with legal problems need other types of non-legal help as well. The resources listed on this site provide a wide range of aid and information to people in need. They are broken down into three categories: Emergency Resources, Aid and Services, and Information Only. Some of the links will take you away from LSNJ's website, and you will access an external website that LSNJ does not control. LSNJ cannot attest to the accuracy, timeliness, or completeness of the information provided by these outside links. Linking to a website does not constitute an endorsement of any of the products or information presented on the site by LSNJ or any of its employees.
Covenant House: Largest privately-funded childcare agency in the US providing shelter and service to homeless and runaway youth
New Jersey Youth Resource Spot (NJ.Gov)
National Runaway Switchboard: Gives help and hope to youth and their families by providing non-judgmental, confidential crisis intervention and local and national referrals through a 24-hour hotline
AA meetings in Northern New Jersey
Al-Anon and Alateen meetings in NJ
Casey Life Skills: Casey Family Programs website for youth transitioning out of foster care
Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN): A network of parents, students, educators, and others to end discrimination
International Children’s Digital Library
Kids Health (from Nemours)
Loveisrespect.org: Web Search for Kids about healthy dating and relationships.
Narcotics Anonymous of New Jersey
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG): A national non-profit that promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons
The Cool Spot: The young teen’s place for information about alcohol and resisting peer pressure.