Parents Anonymous of New Jersey, Inc.
- Children & Youth
- Crisis Support
Location127 Route 206 South, Suite 10Trenton, NJ 08610 United States
The mission of Parents Anonymous of New Jersey, Inc. (dba Parents Inc.) is to prevent and treat child abuse and neglect. Parents Anonymous Promotes mutual support and parent leadership in order to build strong, safe families. To carry out its mission, Parents Anonymous offers free, professionally facilitated self-help groups for parents statewide. Parents Inc. also has the only 24-hour Helpline dedicated to parents.
Parents Anonymous offers a unique, supportive, free, and effective approach to strengthening families. Parent leaders and professionally trained facilitators co-lead weekly meetings. The meetings are focused on helping parents become their own vehicle for change. Support is available twenty-four hours a day through the Parent Stressline / Family Helpline. The following four principles are key to the philosophy of Parents Anonymous: 1. Parent Leadership 2. Mutual Support 3. Shared Leadership 4. Personal Growth