NJ ARCH Credits
following people and organizations have been instrumental in making this
web site happen:
Crummy, Acting Director of
Adoption Operations at Division of Youth and
Family Services (DCP&P) and her staff at Adoption Operations who obtained funding
for the program under Title IV, Adoption and Safe Families Act.
Paice, Ellen Kelly and the staff at DCP&P Adoption Operations,
provided us with vision, advice and support in developing the program.
who masterfully managed and wrote with the assistance of
Children’s Aid and Family Services, Inc. team members to create the Request for
Proposal response for this Title IV Grant.
Pingitore, our webmaster, who
patiently and cheerfully followed through on
all our changes, deletions, corrections and “unattached” attachments.
To contact our webmaster, e-mail Pingitore Associates at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stevens and TAPLINK for
creating and modeling what an adoption resource
web site should be.
Phelan of Children's Aid and
Family Services, Inc., who labored long and hard
to create and annotate our adoption book list.
Matthews, who designed our
logo and promotional materials and assisted us
in being more creative.
Books, which allowed us to
use its book notes and generously discounted
many of the books we purchased for the lending library.
Bennett, who shared with our team her
comprehensive list of NJ based doctors,
therapists and professionals who specialize in adoption services.
of the NJwARCH
Advisory Board who have
support and feedback from the beginning of this project and continue to have a keen
interest in having it succeed.
members of the “adoption constellation” in New Jersey and elsewhere,
who have graciously responded to our requests for information, assistance, meeting
space and encouragement:
Division of Youth and Family Services (DCP&P)
Concerned Persons for Adoption (CPFA)
Morristown Post-Adoption Support Group
NJ Coalition for Adoption Reform and Education (NJCARE)
African American Adoption Network
Connected Hearts in Adoption Triad Support (CHATS)
TREND Support Group
NJ Families for Russian and Ukrainian Adoption
Latin American Adoptive Families
Stars of David, NJ Chapter
The above are only a few
of the many supporting our NJ ARCH Program.
Our apologies for any persons or organizations that we have overlooked.
We thank you all for your ongoing support and guidance!