Hunterdon County NJ DCP&P Information

Hunterdon County DCP&P (DYFS) Attorneys

Handling Child Abuse and Neglect Allegations in Flemington, New Jersey

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Local Hunterdon County DCP&P Help

If the Division of Child Protection and Permanency (“DCP&P”), formerly known as the Division of Youth and Family Services (“DYFS”), is involved with your family in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, you are definitely facing an overwhelming and stressful situation.  But, you don’t have to deal with the Division on your own because the Hunterdon County DCP&P defense lawyers at the Tormey Law Firm are ready to help get DYFS out of your family’s life as soon as possible. There is one DCP&P local office in Hunterdon County, located in Flemington, and whether you are being investigated by the Division, if DCP&P took custody of your children and filed a complaint against you in Hunterdon County Family Court, or if you have already been substantiated for abuse or neglect and you want to appeal the finding, the Hunterdon County DCP&P defense attorneys at the Tormey Law Firm are ready to assist you. We represent clients in Clinton, Readington, Raritan, and Lebanon. Contact our offices now for a free initial consultation at (908)-356-6900.

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DCP&P cases and hearings in Hunterdon County will be heard at the Hunterdon County Superior Court.  The Hunterdon County Superior Court is located at 65 Park Avenue, Flemington, NJ 08822, is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and can be contacted at 908-237-5800.  Click here for more information regarding the Hunterdon County Superior Court.  For directions to the Hunterdon County Superior Court, click here.


Any DCP&P matter in Hunterdon County Superior Court will be handled by a Judge who sits in the Family Part of the Chancery Division of the Hunterdon County Superior Court.  The Presiding Judge of the Hunterdon/Somerset/Warren Vicinage Family Part is the Honorable Hany A. Mawla, P.J.Fp., whose chambers are located in the Somerset County Courthouse and can be contacted at 908-231-7647.  The Hunterdon County Family Part also has a Children in Court unit within the Family Case Management Office with court staff dedicated to care and supervision, abuse, neglect and guardianship cases.  The Family Case Management Office can be contacted at 908-237-5920.  Click here for more information on the Hunterdon County Family Division.


There is one DCP&P Local Office in Hunterdon County located at 84 Park Avenue, 1st Floor, Flemington, NJ 08822, phone: 908-782-8784.  Click on the following link for more information regarding the Hunterdon Local Office.


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 Hunterdon County.  In fact, getting help now may be the key to getting DYFS out of your family’s life sooner rather than later.  The Hunterdon County Family Success Center is located at 87 Park Avenue Flemington, NJ 08822, phone: 908-237-0465.  In addition to the family success center in Hunterdon 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 Hunterdon County who need addiction services, treatment is available through Hunterdon Prevention Resources, 4 Walter E. Foran Blvd., Suite 410, Flemington, NJ 08822, phone: 908-782-3909.  For a list of the licensed substance abuse treatment centers in Hunterdon County, click here.  In addition to the substance abuse services in Hunterdon County, the New Jersey Prevention Network focuses on providing substance abuse and addiction services throughout the State of New Jersey.   If you need immediate help for a substance abuse issue, you can dial the confidential Addictions Hotline 24/7 at 1-844-276-2777 which provides information and referrals to substance abuse treatment agencies statewide.

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