NJACP Board Takes Provider Issues to Washington

NJACP Board members, staff and lobbyist Peter Lillo, spent two days in Washington meeting with Congressional leaders from New Jersey and other states to begin a national dialogue on two issues affecting providers and the people they serve with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  NJACP President Vicky Calabro called the trip “a historic opportunity for NJACP read more


Message from the CEO

ValValerie Sellers

There’s No Turning Back

On my first day at NJACP, a letter was issued by Commissioner Jennifer Valez announcing the transition to fee-for-service (FFS).  I didn’t understand the significance of this but after talking to members, I understood that there had been talk about FFS for years, hence the cynicism as to whether there truly would be movement this time.  Clearly there has been.  To someone coming in from the outside, a shift to FFS seemed like a natural progression taken by not only New Jersey, but states throughout the country.    read more


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DDD Releases Second Draft Supports Program Manual and FFS Rate Schedule

DDD Releases Second Draft Supports Program Manual and FFS Rate Schedule After preliminary stakeholder feedback, the Division of Developmental Disabilities released the second draft version of the Supports Program Policies and Procedures Manual. This version of the Supports Program Policies and Procedures Manual is being released at this time in order to solicit additional feedback read more


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Member Spotlight

2015 Annual STARS Dinner
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NJACP held its annual Community Stars Award Dinner on May 12 at the Stone Terrace in Hamilton in what was a spectacular evening filled with inspirational stories of personal achievement. Friends, family and caregivers joined together to celebrate the accomplishments of 23 recipients of NJACP’s Community Stars Award. The award honors people with intellectual and read more


Who We Help

NJACP provides support and services to its member agencies that serve our neighbors, family and friends living with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  NJACP is an association with its members reflecting a dynamic community of diverse providers dedicated to advancing sustainable community based services and supports that enrich lives and build futures for people.  People with read more