Community Resource

SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

(973) 642-8100
Newark

SPAN Parent Advocacy Network

Our Vision 

SPAN’s vision is that all families will have the resources and support they need to ensure that their children become fully participating and contributing members of our communities and society.

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower and support families and, inform and involve professionals interested in the healthy development and education of children and youth.

Our Commitment

Our foremost commitment is to children and families with the greatest need due to disability or special health/mental health needs; poverty; discrimination based on race/ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, language, immigrant or homeless status; involvement in the child welfare or juvenile justice systems; geographic location; or other special circumstances. 

Our motto is Empowered Parents: Educated, Engaged, Effective!

Over 30 Years of Advocacy

Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
Community Services
Basic Needs / Assistance
Community
Education
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Legal / Advocacy
Health Services
Intellectual and Developmental Needs
Treatment Services
In-Community Services
Payment Options
  • Free
Language Spoken
  • Creole
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Last Updated: 07/25/22