Description: needs —helping thousands of young people

Description: Our Purpose – Since 1918, YCS has brought life-changing success to New Jersey’smost vulnerable children. Today, YCS is one of New Jersey’s leading non-profit provider ofcomprehensive behavioral health and mental health services for children with special needs —helping thousands of young people build healthier, happier, more hopeful lives.Their Mission: To partner with at-risk and special needs children, youth and young adults to buildhappier, healthier, more hopeful lives within their families and communities.2. The name of the organization: Family Service League   Address: 60 S Fullerton Ave #109, Montclair, NJ 07042   Contact Number: (973) 746-0800   Description: Family Service League’s history begins with The Children’s Home Associationfounded in 1881 and the Altruist Society established in 1887. These organizations, among thenation’s first social service organizations, offered child care, counseling educational programs, jobtraining, and direct assistance to families in need.Their Mission: To help families identify and access their own strengths and resources that willnurture healthy relationships;To provide individuals, families, and communities with the tools they need to cope with crisis;To offer outstanding counseling, therapy and social and educational services without regard tofinancial status, gender, race, religion, ethnicity or sexual orientation;To be a leader in New Jersey and in the New York metropolitan area in the comprehensive trainingof counselors in Family Therapy;To provide free, confidential, round-the- clock access to support and services for survivors of sexualviolence, including advocacy, accompaniment, information, referrals, and counseling services;To provide and promote education about sexual violence prevention, outreach, and crisis services.3. The name of the organization: Interfaith Hospitality Network   Address: 46 Park St, Montclair, NJ 07042   Contact Number: (973) 746-1400   Description: They help homeless families — parents and children — who are in need of shelter.They give them a place to stay and three meals a day by housing them at our network of churchesand synagogues. While they’re in their shelter network, they work with moms and dads on a planthat addresses the issues that led to their homelessness. Goals are set and parents arecompassionately guided to take the steps necessary to find a home and become self-sufficient.4. The name of the organization: Real House Inc   Address: 31 N Mountain Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042   Contact Number: (973) 746-2401   Description: Their mission at Real House Inc. is to change lives. In addition, their purpose toempower people to improve their circumstances by providing temporary housing and treatment forthose suffering from drug or alcohol abuse. Conveniently located in northern New Jersey, REALHouse Inc. offers a unique, tranquil treatment environment for women to work on overcoming theirsubstance abuse issues.5. The name of the organization: Covenant House of Nj   Address: 32 S Willow St, Montclair, NJ 07042   Contact Number: (973) 744-8174   Description: Since 1989, Covenant House New Jersey has been providing food, shelter, immediatecrisis care, and an array of other important services to homeless, runaway and trafficked youthbetween the ages of 18-21. Also, they are proud to be the largest private sector in the nation to servethe runaway homeless youth. Their doors are open 24 hours a day for needy teens.