Jewish Family Services

www.jewishfamilysvc.org 150 W. High Street #A Somerville, NJ 08876 Contact Person: Jerry Starr Phone Number: 908-725-7799 Volunteer Opportunities: Adult volunteers of all backgrounds, male and female, are sought for matching with Somerset County families with preschool and elementary age children.

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Family Support Organization

http://fso-hsw.org 315 West Washington Ave. Suite 3 Washington, NJ 07882 908-223-1191 Contact:  info@fso-hsw.org

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Family and Community Services of Somerset County

www.fcssomerset.org 339 West 2nd Street Bound Brook, NJ 08805 732-356-1082 Contact Person: Eric Harris Volunteer Opportunities: Board of Trustee Members Guest speaker for FYPEP (Franklin Youth Prevention and Empowerment Program), program for at-risk adolescents in Franklin Township directed by Ms. Doris

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Catholic Charities

www.ccdom.org 540 Route 22 East Bridgewater, NJ 08807 908-722-1881 Contact Person: Volunteer Opportunities: Catholic Charities Connections Program is actively recruiting volunteers to work as mentors with children ages 5-17. Mentors offer support, guidance, and education as a youth goes through

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Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

www.casashaw.org 150 Boulevard, Suite 4B Washington, NJ 07882 908-689-5515 Contact Person: Tracey Heisler Volunteer Opportunities: CASA volunteer advocates are appointed by family court judges to ensure that the best interests of children who have been abused or neglected and are

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Brahma House (Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children)

www.somersethome.org 49 Brahma Avenue Bridgewater, NJ 08807 908-526-6605 Contact Person: Marshall Christie

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Proactive Parenting

A Parents Anonymous of New Jersey Chapter If you are a parent or caregiver of a child with emotional, behavioral, or mental health needs, Proactive Parenting is a way to gain knowledge of positive, proactive strategies for handling your child’s

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Children’s Hope Initiative

The Children’s Hope Initiative would like to assist you by linking you with the group that you most want to help. Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Jessica Marinaccio, 908-304-3626 or jvmarinaccio@gmail.com so that she can help pave the way to

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Child abuse statistics

Children who experience abuse and neglect are 11 times more likely to be arrested as a juvenile, 2.7 times more likely to be arrested as an adult, and 3.1 times more likely to commit a violent crime. (1) About 30%

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