Our Mission

EIRC is a public agency specializing in education-related programs and services for parents, schools, communities, nonprofit organizations and privately held businesses throughout New Jersey. Our programs also reach into more than 36 states and 8 foreign countries.

We offer a great many resources under one roof. These range from gifted and special education services to creative problem solving…from nationally validated programs in science, mathematics and geography to child care and child assault prevention … from web development, graphics and printing to computer instruction … and from teacher in-service and curriculum design to international exchange programs.

“Helping People Help Kids”

EIRC is committed to continuously improving the education, safety, physical and emotional health of children. EIRC meets this commitment by developing and delivering a comprehensive array of support services to those who teach, raise, care for and mentor children. The Center accomplishes its mission while meeting or exceeding the highest standards for client service, product/service value and employee-job satisfaction.

Operating Hours

The Center’s hours will be from 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday and also until 8 pm in the LRC on Tuesday and Thursday evenings during the school year.

Early Closings  July 2015 – June 2016

  • 1 PM – July 2
  • 1 PM – November 25,  closed Thanksgiving
  • 1 PM December 23, Winter Break
  • 1 PM – March 24, Spring Break

Days Closed July 2015 – June 2016

  • July 4, 2015 – Independence Day
  • September 7, 2015 – Labor Day
  • October 12, 2015  – Columbus Day
  • November 26, 27, 2015  – Thanksgiving
  • December 24, 2015 thru January 1, 2016 – Winter Break
  • January 18, 2016 – Martin Luther King Day
  • February 15, 2016 – Presidents’ Day
  • March 25-28, 2016  – Spring Break
  • May 30, 2016  – Memorial Day


The Educational Information & Resource Center  is located at the South Jersey Technology Park.

* GPS devices may not always recognize our address.  As an alternative, use 721 Mullica Hill Road, Mullica Hill (08062). Some GPS devices may read Edison Parkway as Gilbreth Parkway. The Tech Park sits back off the road.  Coming from Route 55, Exit 50 towards Glassboro, we are on the left-hand side, just past the gas station. EIRC is located on the second floor.

Our mailing address is:

Educational Information & Resource Center
South Jersey Technology Park
107 Gilbreth Parkway, Suite 200,
Mullica Hill, NJ 08062-4446
856-582-7000 (Mullica Hill location)

Google Map Directions to South Jersey Technology Park at Rowan University

Parking: There is ample parking available.

Please be aware that First Steps (formerly part of Southern Regional Child Care Resource Center (SRCCRC)  has remained at their location at 900 Hollydell Drive in Sewell, NJ 08080, 856-582-8282 .

Board of Directors 

Rena Alpert Non Profit, Non Public/Deptford Township Schools
Todd Bonsall Voc Ed/Middlesex County Tech Center
Holly Bush Non Profit, Non Public/Gateway  Regional High School
Rene Candelori Grades 3-5 Teacher/Early Childhood Development Center, Camden
Thomas Coleman Curriculum Supervisor/Woodstown-Pilesgrove Schools
Diane Cummins Parent/Clearview Regional High School
John Deserable Business Administrator/Evesham Township Schools-Retired
Charles Highsmith Secondary Principal; Retired Assistant Superintendent
Jack Hill Rowan University: Women’s Choir; Grades 6-8 Teacher, Clearview Regional High School- Retired
Frank Jankowski Elementary Principal/Bellmawr
Linda Martins Grades 6-8 Teacher/Washington Township
David Piccirillo Parent/DuPont
Grace Romeo Paulsboro Board of Education; Retired Guidance Counselor; Business/Industry
Judy Varallo Special Ed/Camden City Schools-Retired
Karen Wolf Grades K-2; Executive Director/Goddard School, Mullica Hill
Robert Wooton * Board of Education/Superintendent of Schools- Retired
* Chairperson