Matheny is a special hospital and school for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities and a comprehensive healthcare center meeting the needs of people with all types of disabilities in the community.

Matheny Hospital for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities is specialized in treating associated clinical conditions, such as vision and hearing deficits, seizure disorders, intellectual disabilities and dysphagia, with resulting aspiration problems.
The Matheny School serves students with a wide range of disabilities. Through our innovative team approach, combining academics, technology and related services, we provide our students with the opportunity to reach their highest potential.
Matheny reaches out to partners in the community through a very special program called Community Connections, helping public school districts better manage the challenges of educating their special needs students.
Arts Access empowers individuals with disabilities to create art without boundaries. Through the use of innovative systems and techniques, participants can take part in the visual, performing and literary arts.

What's Happening

Halloween 2023

Halloween is an extra special time of year at Matheny! Trunk or Treat, the Halloween Parade, and a special “Cabinet Read More

Photo Album – Fall Formal

On Tuesday, September 12th, the Matheny community gathered with friends, family, and loved ones to enjoy the 2023 Fall Formal! Read More

NJ awards $72K to arts program for people with disabilities

The New Jersey State Council on the Arts (NJSCA) awarded Matheny − a Somerset County-based hospital and school for people Read More