New Number: To apply for Kinship Navigator Services call “2-1-1”
If you cannot call
2-1-1 from your phone,
additional information and a list of local agencies that support Kinship
Orange Avenue, Suite 209 South Orange, New Jersey 07079 Fax: 973-378-9575
Toll Free Warm Line: 877-KLG-LINE (877-554-5463)
to KinKonnect, an
information center for Kinship
Legal Guardianship families.
Are you an adult raising your
relative's child or children?
Are you a Kinship Legal
Do you have Legal Guardianship
of your grandchild,
or family friend?
For more information click here:
IS KINSHIP CARE?
Article of the month:Helping With Your
Grandchild’s College Tuition
We are proud to announce that the NJ Adoption
Resource Clearing House (NJ ARCH) is once again the
NJ State-wide Coordinator for “A Home for the
the Dave Thomas
Foundation for Adoption TV Special,
featuring Older Child
Date: Friday, December 19th
Time: 9 pm EST
Raising your Grandchildren
or your Relative’s Children?
For Information and Services near you
“Grandfacts Fact Sheet”
download the National “Grandfacts Fact Sheet” please click
WHAT WE DO:
KinKonnect is a State funded
service devoted to families that have been formed through kinship.
Our goal is to direct families to appropriate services in New Jersey.
Are you touched by adoption?
Continued Medicaid Eligibility for Most
Who Have Aged Out of Foster Care
Starts January 1, 2014
here for details
To contact someone from the
KinKonnect staff or to submit a kinship-related question,
Pick of the Month...
Transition to Adulthood:
Resources for New Jersey's Youth
This New Jersey guide serves as a useful tool to assist you
through the transition into adulthood. The information in this guide outlines
resources as well as people who are available and willing to help you plan for
your future. Ultimately, we want you to reach adulthood successfully!