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In this section, DDS has compiled a list of various other services and supports available to NJ Residents with disabilites.  The programs have been categorized by target disability as a matter of reference, although some may serve multiple populations.  Where a NJ Website was not available, a national website has been provided.    

Please note: While DDS Information and Referral Specialists are familiar with each of the programs listed and can provide general information, these programs are not adminsitered by DDS.  Please follow the links on each page to learn more about and/or to apply to a particular program.

AIDS/HIV

Hyacinth AIDS Foundation

 
 
Alzheimer's Disease

The Alzheimer's Association-Greater NJ Chapter

 
 
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Neuromuscular and ALS Center, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

ALS Association-Greater Philadelphia Chapter (Serves Central and Southern NJ)

 
 
Arthritis/Fibromyalgia

Arthritis Foundation, NJ Chapter

 
 
Autism/Aspergers/ASD

Asperger Autism Spectrum Education Network (ASPEN)

Autism Family Services of New Jersey

Autistic Self Advocacy Network

POAC (Parents of Autistic Children)

Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN)

 
 
Autoimmune Disorders

American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association

 
 
Blind/Visually Impaired

National Federation for the Blind, NJ Chapter

National Federation of the Blind, Parents of Blind Children/NJ

NJ Council of the Blind

NJ Foundation for the Blind

New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center

The Friends of the NJ Library for the Blind and Handicapped (NJLBH) 

 
 
Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy League

Cerebral Palsy of North Jersey

Githens Center (Burlington County CP Association)

 
 
Cancer

American Cancer Society, NJ Chapters

 
 
Cardiac/Heart Disease

American Heart and Stroke Association

 
 
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

NJCFSA (New Jersey Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Association, Inc.)

 
 
Crohn's Disease

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America

 
 
Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Greater NJ Chapter

 
 
Deaf-Blind

Support Service Providers NJ (SSP-NJ)

iCanConnect/NJ

American Association of the Deaf-Blind

Helen Keller National Center

 
 
Deaf and Hard of Hearing

New Jersey Division of Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DDHH)

Alexander Graham Bell Association

Better Hearing Institute

Hearing Loss Association of America, NJ State Association

Association of Late-Deafened Adults-Garden State (ALDA-GS)

North West Jersey Association for the Deaf (NWJAD)

NJ Association of the Deaf, Inc. (NJAD)

 
 
Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities

The ARC of New Jersey

NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)

PerformCare

Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities

 
 
Diabetes

American Diabetes Association, NJ Chapter

 
 
Down Syndrome

Global Down Syndrome Foundation

 
 
Dwarfism

Little People of America

 
 
Eating Disorders

Food Addicts Anonymous

 
 
Ehlers-Danlos

The Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation

 
 
Epilepsy

Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey

 
 
Hepatitis

Hepatitis Foundation International, National Headquarters

 
 
Huntington's Disease

Huntington's Disease Society of America-NJ Chapter

 
 
Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities Association of America, NJ Chapter

The International Dyslexia Association-NJ Branch

 
 
Lupus

Lupus Foundation of America-NJ Chapter

 
 
Mental Illness

New Jersey Mental Health Cares

New Jersey Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services

Menthal Health Association in New Jersey

National Alliance on Mental Illness of New Jersey (NAMI NJ)

 
 
Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular Dystrophy Association-NJ Office

 
 
Multiple Sclerosis

National Multiple Sclerosis Society-NJ Metro Chapter (serves Northern NJ)

National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Greater Delaware Valley Chapter (serves Southern NJ)

 
 
Parkinson's Disease

New Jersey American Parkinson Disease Association

 
 
Polio/Post-Polio

New Jersey Polio Network

 
 
Respiratory Disease

American Lung Association-NJ Chapter

 
 
Sickle Cell Disease

Sickle Cell Disease Assocation of America (SCDAA)-Delaware Valley/Phialdelphia

 
 
Scleroderma

Scleroderma Foundation-Delaware Valley Chapter (Southern NJ)

Scleroderma Foundation-Tri-State Chapter (Northern NJ)

 
 
Sensory Impairments

New Jersey Speech-Language-Hearing Association

 
 
Spina Bifida

Spina Bifida Resource Network

 
 
Spinal Cord Injury

Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Reseource Center

Central Jersey Spinal Cord Association

 
 
Stroke

New Jersey Stroke Activity Center, Inc.

American Stroke Association

 
 
Traumatic Brain Injury

Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey (BIANJ)

Division of Disability Services (DDS), TBI Services

 
 
Tourette Syndrome

New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome

 
 
Transplant

NJ Sharing Network

 
 
 
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