Public Health Nursing
700 Oxford Road
Oxford, NJ 07863
Phone: 908-475-7960
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 

Special Child Health Services

Who is eligible for services?

  • An infant with a birth defect, serious medical illness, or one born "at risk" for a developmental delay.
  • A toddler having difficulty walking, talking, playing and/or understanding. A child diagnosed with a serious of life threatening illness or who has been seriously injured in an accident before 21 years of age.
Regardless of the financial status of the family, any child with special needs is entitled to receive services from the case management unit.

The Case Management Unit serves as the single point of entry into the health case system for Warren County families of children with special needs and for infants and toddlers receiving early intervention services

A Case Manager will:

  • Assess each child, (birth to age 21), to determine how needs are being met and discuss ways to fulfill unmet needs.
  • Provide information about NJ Family Care Program.
  • Provide information about the Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund Program.
  • Develop and review an Individual Service Plan.
  • Refer to appropriate federal, state, and local resources.
  • Coordinate and monitor the delivery of services.
  • Serve as an advocate for the child and family.

To request services, contact us at 908-475-7960