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Hudson County NJ DCP&P Information

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The Division of Child Protection and Permanency (“DCP&P”), formerly known as the Division of Youth and Family Services (“DYFS”) has three local offices in Hudson County:  the Hudson Central Local Office in Jersey City, the Hudson North Local Office in Secaucus, and the Hudson South Local Office in Bayonne.  Regardless of which DYFS local office you are dealing with in Hudson County, the knowledgeable DCP&P defense attorneys at the Tormey Law Firm are ready to help you manage the stressful situation.  Any level of DCP&P involvement with your family is hard to handle on your own and it is important to have an experienced DYFS lawyer help you to ensure that your rights are being protected and that Division is not overstepping any boundaries.  The Hudson County DCP&P defense attorneys at the Tormey Law Firm are ready to help you get DCP&P out of your family’s life as quickly as possible whether you are being investigated by the Division, if DCP&P took custody of your children and filed a complaint against you in Hudson County Family Court, or if you have already been substantiated for abuse or neglect and you want to appeal the finding.

If you or a loved one needs assistance with a DCP&P case in Hudson County NJ, contact the Tormey Law Firm now for a free initial consultation at (908)-356-6900.

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DCP&P cases in Hudson County will be heard at the Hudson County Superior Court, located at, 595 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306, which is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and can be contacted at 201-795-6600.  Click here for more information regarding the Hudson County Superior Court. For directions to the Hudson County Superior Court, click here.


Children in court cases, or DCP&P cases, in Hudson County Superior Court are handled by a Judge who sits in the Family Part of the Chancery Division of the Hudson County Superior Court.  The Presiding Judge of the Hudson County Family Part is the Honorable Maureen Mantineo, P.J.F.P. whose chambers can be contacted at 201-795-6775. The Hudson County Family Part also has a Children in Court Unit with court staff dedicated to managing DCP&P cases.  The Children in Courts Unit is located in the Hudson County Administration Building, 595 Newark Avenue, Room 201F, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306, and can be contacted at 201-795-6786.  For more information on the Hudson County Children in Court unit, click here.


There are three DCP&P local offices in Hudson County: the Hudson Central Local Office, 438 Summit Avenue, 4th Floor, Jersey City, NJ  07306, phone: 201-795-0423; the Hudson North Local Office, Gateway Plaza 4th Floor, 1 Harmon Meadow Blvd., Secaucus, NJ 07094, phone: 201-590-6700; and the Hudson South Local Office 690 Broadway, 4th Floor, Bayonne, NJ  07002, phone: 201-823-5500.  Click on the following link for more information regarding the DCP&P local offices in Hudson County.


Whether the Division is involved with your family because of allegations of substance abuse or any other parenting issues, there are many resources and family support services including counseling, therapy, and parenting education available to parents in Hudson County.  In fact, getting help now may be the key to getting DYFS out of your family’s life sooner rather than later.  There are three Family Success Centers in Hudson County: the Liberty Family Success Center, 341 Kearny Avenue Kearny, NJ 07032, phone: 201-622-2210; the Horizon Health Center Family Success Center, 115 Christopher Columbus Drive Jersey City, NJ  07302, phone: (201) 451-4767, and the Palisades Family Success Center, 1408 New York Avenue Union City, NJ 07087, phone: (201) 758-8792.  In addition to the family success centers in Hudson County, the New Jersey Parent Link has valuable information for parents regarding health and wellness, developmental and behavioral health, parenting education and family support services.


For parents in Hudson County who need addiction services, treatment is available through Partners in Prevention, 37 Harmon Cove Towers, Suite 37, Secaucus, NJ 07094, Phone: (201) 552-2268.  For a list of the licensed substance abuse treatment centers in Hudson County, click here.  In addition to the substance abuse services in Hudson County, the New Jersey Prevention Network focuses on providing substance abuse and addiction services throughout the State of New Jersey.

If you or a loved one needs assistance with a DCP&P case in Hudson County NJ, contact the Tormey Law Firm now for a free initial consultation at (908)-356-6900.

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