Information & Resources
A Calendar of Fun for Kids of All Ages
Calendar for Kids is a website where parents are sure to find a comprehensive calendar of kid events and kid activities listed by date and by time. Parents can find things to do today or plan ahead by seeing what is going on in the future. In addition, Calendar for Kids offers many other features, such as listings of camps, pick your own farm locations, kids eat free locations, local fundraisers, kid’s websites and more!
Keeping Our Kids Safe, Healthy and In School
The website was updated to include six major areas – Student Health, Student Behavior, Safe & Positive Learning Environment, Afterschool Programs, Social Services, and Other Educational Services.
KIDSHEALTH.ORG is a website designed as a resource for parents, children and teens regarding a variety of health-related issues. Parents and students will find factual information about a variety of health-related issues. Helpful information includes most common and not-so-common child/adolescent health conditions and how to prevent and treat them.
Minimal Immunization Requirements for School Attendance in New Jersey
NJDOE: Health & Safety
This website is the NJDOE site for rules and regulations regarding health and safety of students in New Jersey schools.
The Pediatric/Adult Asthma Coalition of New Jersey
This is a website for statewide resources programs and services for persons with asthma. Asthma is the #1 chronic health conditions of school age children. 908- 687- 9340 (ext. 320).
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
This is the website for Centers for Disease Control.
NJ Family Care
Multi-cultural website for affordable health insurance (1-800-701-0710) or Edison Health Department (732-248-7285)
NJ Department of Health and Senior Services
New Jersey official website for information about preventing and treating the flu.
Edison Township website. Look at health department for immunization clinic, school age physical exams, etc. (732-248-7285).
Food Allergy Network
Parent and student resource for persons with mild to severe allergic conditions.
National Council of Alcoholism and Drug Dependence of Middlesex County
National Council of Alcoholism and Drug Dependence website with resources for parents, students and educators. Information and Referral Helpline.
Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey
Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey website with resources for parents and schools. (201-798-7171)
Parentally Speaking is targeted to parents and caregivers in Middlesex County as well as educators, government officials, service providers and anyone who impacts the lives of our youth.
Sports-Related Eye Injuries
An Educational Fact Sheet For Parents.
Eyewear Law PL 2013c. 183
AN ACT concerning protective eyewear for children participating in sports and supplementing chapter 40 of Title 18A of the New Jersey Statutes.
https://www.edison.k12.nj.us/cms/lib/NJ01001623/Centricity/Domain/55/PL 2013 c_183 - Eyewear.pdf
Health information for 7th Grade Parents and Guardians
Health information for 6th Grade Parents and Guardians