Services for Youth and Families 

To report suspected child abuse or neglect, please call 1 - 877 - NJ Abuse (652 - 2873)

Atlantic County Department of Family and Community Development is an umbrella organization dedicated to the well being of all citizens of the county. This department strives to coordinate its effort with those of state and city officials, as well as other social service organizations. It attempts to solve the problems of TANF, Food Stamps and Medical recipients, also issues with housing and emergency assistance.

(609) 345 - 6700 ext. 2701

AtlantiCare Behavioral Health 

Child and Adolescent Services

Access                     

6010 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township

(609) 646 - 9159

www.atlanticare.org

The Alcove Center for Grieving Children 

Activity - Based bereavement peer support groups for children & families who have lost a loved one 

Northfield 

(609) 484 – 1133

376 Tilton Road (rear), Northfield

www.thealcove.org

Atlantic County Juvenile Family Crisis Unit Hotline

Assists families who are experiencing difficulties managing the behavior of children aged 10 - 17 

Northfield

(609) 645 - 5862

www.aclink.org/intergenerational

Jewish Family Service (JFS) 

A multi-service Family counseling agency 

607 N. Jerome Ave., Margate 

(609) 822 - 1108

www.jfsatlantic.org 

Parents Anonymous Hotline

Free community based peer support groups 

(800) THE – KIDS

127 Route 206, Suite 10, Hamilton

 www.pa-of-nj.org

Perform Care/Contracted Systems Admin. 

Assessment and referral to a full range of treatment and support services for children with emotional behavioral issues 

200 Valley Rd #406, Mt Arlington

(877) 652 - 7624

Cape Counseling 

Children's Counseling and partial care 

128 Crest Haven Road, Cape May Court House 

(609) 465 - 4100

www.capecounseling.org 

Children's Mobile Response Hotline

Rehabilitative interventions for youth to diffuse and resolve an immediate behavioral crisis 

Statewide

(877) 652 - 7624

Family Service Association (FSA)

Multi-service agency provides family counseling, children's partial care & case management services 

3073 English Creek Ave., Egg Harbor Township

(609) 569 - 0239

312 E. White Horse Pike, Absecon (609) 652 - 1600

www.fsasj.org 

Mental Health Association (MHA)

Advocacy, education, and support services 

4 E. Jimmie Leeds Rd #8, Galloway 

(609) 652 - 3800

www.mhaac.info

Youth Advocate Program (YAP) 

MERGE academic, employment &mentoring services for males age 14- 24

1125 Atlantic Ave # 711, Atlantic City

(609) 345-7333 

Atlantic Cape Family Support Organization 

Assistance for families who children with emotional and behavioral issues 

(609) 485 - 0575 

950 Tilton Rd #108, Northfield

1046 NJ-47, Middle Township

609-778-6222

www.acfamsupport.org

School-Based Youth Services 

Atlantic City High School 

AtlantiCare Behavioral Health 

1400 N Albany Ave, Atlantic City

(609) 345 - 8336

Buena Regional High School 

AtlantiCare Behavioral Health

125 Weymouth Rd, Buena

(856) 697 - 2400 ext. 8233 

Cleary Middle School 

AtlantiCare Behavioral Health 

1501 Central Ave., Buena

(856) 697 - 2400 ext. 8483

Egg Harbor Township High School 

Family Service Association

24 High School Drive, Egg Harbor Township

(609) 653 - 0100 ext. 2680

Oakcrest High School 

AtlantiCare Behavioral Health 

1824 Dr Dennis Forman Dr, Mays Landing

(609) 909 - 2677

Lower Cape Regional High School 

Cape Counseling Services 

687 U.S. 9, Cape May

(609) 884 -3475 ext. 361

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