Home and Community Based Services

Home and Community Based Services

First Children Services is an approved provider by the New Jersey Department of Children and Families to provide Intensive In-Home (IIH) clinical and behavioral services,  Intensive In-Community (IIC) services, and Individual Support Services (ISS) services throughout New Jersey. In addition to center based services, First Children Services is a licensed IBHS provider for in home and community services in Pennsylvania.

Our Behavioral Health Treatment Services (BHTS) division provides effective behavioral health treatment and support services to children with emotional and behavioral health challenges and/or  intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.  Our services are accessible, accountable, and efficient.

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Accessible Services 

First Children has created an unparalleled statewide fabric of behavior professionals and paraprofessionals. Our staff represents the best that NJ has to offer and have the training and experience to work effectively with children and families with the most challenging of situations.

Accountable Services

First Children Staff is thoroughly screened, trained, certified and as required, licensed. Excellence in communication with families and caregivers, physicians, referral sources, and payers is a hallmark of our services.  Real time data collection and monitoring of progress by experienced supervisors assures that our clients’ needs are paramount and outcomes are achieved. Families and caregivers are seen as intrinsic members of the treatment team and their satisfaction and approval are #1.

Efficient Services 

Remaining focused on client outcomes means that First Children’s services produce meaningful results in less time and less cost than other providers.  We use state of the art technology for scheduling, monitoring progress and we are in a position to respond quickly and effectively to changes in client situations, including crises. First Children Services is an approved provider by the New Jersey Department of Children and Families and the New Jersey Department of Education.  We are also in-network with most major NJ health insurance plans for applied behavior analysis (ABA) services. As such, we are in a position to direct these resources toward effective outcomes for clients.