NJPIRC will provide high-quality training, education, technical assistance to facilitate parent involvement. Along with a social marketing campaign providing information to all parents in New Jersey, the NJPIRC will provide services to thousands of parents through three regional PIRC centers serving the northern, central and southern areas of the state - with intense support to urban and rural students in NJ's high poverty districts.
NJPIRC produces and disseminates resources, materials, and information geared toward parental involvement and student achievement. The NJPIRC operates on three levels:
Information is made available through this Web site, library partnerships, public service announcements, print media and a toll-free parent information hotline.
NJPIRC provides training and technical assistance for parents and educators through both nationally and internationally recognized parenting programs!
EPIC - Every Person Influences Children, Inc. is a national not-for –profit prevention program whose mission is to help parents,
teachers and community members raise children to become responsible adults.
Vision: Encourage parents and teachers to proactively develop the foundation of character in children to maximize their academic success.
For more information about EPIC services through NJPIRC call 1-877-9NJPIRC or download the following documents:
Parents as Teachers (PAT) is an international early childhood parent education and family support program serving
families from pregnancy through kindergarten. The Program is designed to enhance child development and school achievement through parent education and support services via personal visits, group meetings, developmental screenings and links to a referral network.
PAT training available through NJPIRC.
For more information about PAT services call 1-877-9NJPIRC.