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Find resources and contacts from federal and local agencies in each state.

These state programs and contacts can be a resource to you as you build your school safety plan. The contacts are state emergency planners that can provide school safety expertise specific to each state.

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New Jersey

New Jersey

New Jersey has many agency programs and contacts that can help your school build a school safety plan. Check out these resources as you develop your plan.

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State Programs

New Jersey Start Department of Education

State Board of Education

The New Jersey Department of Education supports schools, educators and districts to ensure all of New Jersey's 1.4 million students have equitable access to high quality education and achieve academic excellence.


Office of School Preparedness & Emergency Planning

State Department of Education

The Office of School Preparedness & Emergency Planning protects the health, safety, and welfare of the school population by providing direct support to schools to establish safe and secure school environments and increasing their capacity to respond in the event of crises.


Office of School Facilities

State Department of Education

The Office of School Facilities ensures that every child attends an educational facility in the state that is safe, healthy and educationally enhanced. 


School Safety & Outreach Unit

New Jersey State Police

The School Safety and Outreach Unit fosters ongoing communication and cooperation between the State Police and school districts served by the State Police. They also develop and facilitate traffic safety strategies directed at teen drivers. 


Contact Information


Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Mailing address:
One World Trade Center
52 Floor – Mail Room
New York, NY 10007


The Cybersecurity and Infrastrucure Security Agency (CISA)
Email address:

Claremont Tower
11 Centre Place
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 792-3000

Covers the state of New Jersey except for three counties covered by FBI Philadelphia (Camden, Gloucester, and Salem)

William J. Green, Jr. Building
600 Arch Street, 8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 418-4000

Covers eastern Pennsylvania and three counties in New Jersey

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
26 Federal Plaza
Suite 3835
New York, NY 10278
Phone Number: 212-264-4600