Direct Support Services

Caring For Families Social Services has Direct Support Professionals to provide Direct Care Services in Passaic, Hunterdon, Warren, and Mercer Counties through the NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities.​

COMMUNITY BASED SUPPORTS: One-on-one direct support that promotes increased independence, productivity, enhanced family functioning, and inclusion in the community.

COMMUNITY INCLUSION SERVICES: Direct support to assist a group of 2-6 individuals in educational, enrichment, or recreational activities.

INTERPRETER SERVICES: Face-to-face support to assist an individual to integrate more fully with community-based activities and employment.

RESPITE: Short-term care/support of an individual due to the absence or need for relief of the usual caregiver(s).

SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT – INDIVIDUAL: Assists an individual to get and/or keep a job in the general workforce at or above minimum wage.

SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT – SMALL GROUP: Training activities in business, industry, and community settings for a group of 2-8 individuals.

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