Contact Person: Ifeanyi Pole, Acting Executive Coordinator
Contact Address: New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect Department of Children and Families PO Box 711 Trenton, NJ 08625-0711
Contact Phone: 609-292-0888
Funding: The New Jersey Department of Children and Families established the three mandated citizen review panels described below as part of 2010 reorganization:
New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect
The New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect (NJTFCAN) studies and develops recommendations to improve the quality and scope of child protective and preventative services provided or supported by State government. Click here to view the NJTFCAN reports.
Staffing and Oversight Review Subcommittee
The Staffing and Oversight Review Subcommittee (SORS) reviews staffing levels and makes recommendations on recruitment, hiring and retention methodology. In addition, SORS reviews department performance and issues an annual report. Click here to view the SORS reports.
New Jersey Child Abuse Fatality and Near Fatality Review Board
The New Jersey Child Fatality and Near Fatality Review Board (Board) reviews child fatalities and near fatalities to identify their causes, relationship to support systems, and methods of prevention. Click here to view the Board reports.