Monmouth County’s Family Support Organization (FSO) is Family Based Services of New Jersey (FBSANJ). Their staff is comprised of caregivers of children with challenges related to mental health, behavioral health, substance use, and intellectual or developmental disabilities. Their organization is unique because they are PARENTS supporting PARENTS. They provide support, education, and advocacy to families in Monmouth County and have sister organizations in each county throughout New Jersey.
Family support is available regardless of family income or insurance eligibility and is part of the New Jersey Children’s System of Care.
Family Based Services Association of NJ provides telephone support to parents and / or caregivers who have children with behavioral challenges, mental illness, I/DD, and substance abuse challenges. We can help guide you through difficult times and help empower yourself to make a plan that best suits your family’s needs. We will help connect you to wraparound services, community resources, and / or support providers in Monmouth County including support groups in and around Monmouth County.
Families can call or visit their office, 9:00 am-5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, for questions they may have about their children or services in the community.