Back on Track
Provides an alternative to Family Court for young people, ages 9-17, who have committed one minor offense. The program, which takes place after school and during the summer, offers group and individual counseling, educational and cultural enrichment, and recreation and community service.
222 North Hermitage, Trenton, NJ 08611
Phone: (609) 396-1507
Catholic Charities Milepost Program (formerly the
Juvenile Intervention Program)
Provides treatment and support services for high risk children and youth who have demonstrated sexually assaultive or potentially assaultive behavior.
39 N. Clinton Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08609
Phone: (609) 586-4123
Is an excellent resource for recently released inmates or those who will be released soon. There is a post-release checklist as well as a lot of helpful and practical information on getting a job, cleaning up your record, and applying for support services.
Mercer County One Stop Career Center
Provides employment training and job search assistance as well as helping with driver's license restoration. Former inmates also have access to the Workforce
Learning Link, which provides adult learners with instruction in reading, writing, math, communication, financial literacy, job search, employability, and life skills. Visit their website for more information
26 Yard Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08650
Phone: (609) 292-3096
NeighborCorps Reentry Services
Provides free, supportive services that help inmates transition back into society and find work. NeighborCorpswill visit individuals while they are in jail and help provide support for their family members.
19 S. 2nd Avenue, Highland Park, NJ 08904
Phone: (732) 675-1452
New Jersey Department
of Corrections Office of Transitional Services
Has programs to help former inmates transition back into society by connecting them with social services, anger management, family reunification, and obtaining employment.
Whittlesey Rd., P.O. Box 863, Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: (609) 826-5632
New Jersey Association on Correction
Is a non-profit organization that provides residential re-entry programming; HIV/AIDS discharge planning, domestic violence safe shelters and non-residential support services; subsidized permanent housing program; residential housing for HIV/AIDS infected men; permanent housing for formerly incarcerated, homeless and disabled women; and self-sufficiency and employment programming. Their residential facility in Mercer County is Clinton House, a 40 bed residential pre-release program in Trenton for adult males.
986 South Broad Street, Trenton, NJ 08611
Phone: (609) 396-8900
Provides jail diversion and correctional case management to divert nonviolent mental health clients from the jail system in Burlington, Camden, and Mercer counties to appropriate mental health services. They also offer supportive housing, homelessness prevention, and family support services.
770 Woodlane Road, Mount Holly, NJ, 08060
Phone: 1 (800) 963-3377 or (609) 267-5928
Volunteers of America's Correctional and Re-Entry
Provides halfway houses and work-release programs, day reporting, diversion and pre-trial services, residential treatment, case management, family support services, dispute resolution, and mediation services to reduce the risk of re-offending.
Volunteers of America Delaware Valley
235 White Horse Pike, Collingswood, NJ 08107
Phone: (856) 854-4660