A Children's Legal Resource Center

KidLaw is New Jersey’s foremost online information source on children and the law.

Thousands of parents and caretakers, children, service providers, educators, attorneys, court staff and volunteers and others contact the KidLaw Legal Resource Center for information and assistance, publications and training on legal issues affecting children.

Our library of publications, fact sheets, training manuals and other resources is available free of charge, organized by various issues.   Find publications.

The KidLaw Legal Resource Center also provides individual help with education related issues. Click here for education resources to help children with special needs and struggling students.

If you have a question concerning the legal rights of New Jersey’s children and do not find the answer here, e-mail Center Director Mary Coogan at mcoogan@acnj.org.