2NDFLOOR is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults (ages 10-24). We are here to help you find solutions to the problems that you face at home, at school, or at play.
These are all of our resources. You may find it helpful to view by selected Community and Health Services using the main navigation. Or, you can search by location and keyword!
4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship and life skills. The New Jersey 4-H Youth Development Program offers everyone in grades K-13, the opportunity to explore countless opportunities in science, arts, foods, outdoor adventure and more. 4-H is where there’s fun in learning and learning is fun!
The A.C.T. (Advocates for Community Task Force) advisory board meeting consists of individuals from the community coming together to address the needs of our community. The meeting takes places every first Thursday of the month in the evening. Interested parties are welcome to attend, please call 732-638-5063 ext. 106 or visit the office located at: 149 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ
AAA Counseling and Consulting Services, LLC is an Intensive In-Community service provider for youth ages 5-21, receiving services from the Children's System of Care (CSOC).
- Intensive In-Community (IIC)
- Behavioral Assistance (BA)
- Behavioral Assistance Group
- Bio-Psychosocial Assessments
- Parent Mentoring
- Parent Behavioral Management Training (PBMT)
He provides psychological evaluations (through psychological testing, interpretation of testing, review of records, mental status examination, interview of youth (as well as necessary collateral interviews as needed), and preparation of the report.
The Highland Park Art Gallery offers a variety of Summer Camp options- open for enrollment until late July! The Highland Park Art Gallery also has a variety of classes which a student can take throughout the year
60-bed family shelter providing temporary housing and case management to homeless families and individuals. Necessities such as food, clothing, child enrichment and transportation are available
The air-conditioned Metuchen campsite provides kids with a summer camp where they can express themselves through the art of theatre.
All Star Counseling offers a talented group of diverse clinicians with vast experience in their field. Intensive In-Community services are available to Middlesex County. Bilingual Staff: English, Korean, French and Creole.
- Person/Family Centered Therapy
- Anger Management
- Bio psychosocial Assessments & interventions
- Play Therapy techniques
- Art Therapy
- Chronic Depression
- Anxiety Disorders
- Substance Abuse Disorders
- Trauma and Phobias (EMDR certified)
- Childhood Sexual Abuse
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Cognitive-Behavior Therapy
- Emotion Focused Therapy
Our summer camp offers children the opportunity to engage in recreational programming while being supervised by an experienced, mature, qualified staff.
The Alliance Center for Independence (ACI) recognizes disability as a natural and beautiful part of human diversity. ACI is a 501(c)(3) community-based, grassroots organization that supports and promotes independent living for people with disabilities in Middlesex, Union and Somerset counties in New Jersey.
Alternatives, Inc. is a community-based; non-profit organization dedicated to assisting individuals with special needs reach their highest level of independence and integration into the community by providing residential opportunities coupled with comprehensive support services.
Transportation services available. $35 hourly
Contact: Assed Daoud
Founded on the principle that quality education should be accessible to all students - regardless of socio-economic background, American Tutor continues to impact the lives of students by focusing on our mission: To create and enhance educational opportunities for school districts and communities, particularly those that are economically-disadvantaged by responding to the unique challenges and goals of each district and community.
AmeriCorps, is a community-based, service learning initiative that will recruit, train, and place Members in agencies throughout Middlesex, Bergen, Essex, Union, and Monmouth counties, improving the quality of education and community assistance programs.
The Arc Middlesex County provides people with developmental and other disabilities, and their families, with supports and services which encourage personal growth and quality of life through empowerment and choice.
The Arc of New Jersey is the largest non profit advocacy organization for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in New Jersey. The Arc of New Jersey is committed to enhancing the quality of life of children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, through advocacy, empowerment, education and prevention.
Since 2004, ASAPP Healthcare, Inc. has been a New Jersey Children's System of Care (CSOC) authorized Intensive In-Community provider of behavioral & emotional health counseling services.
Intensive IIC/BA in-home services to children and families and DDD/DCF in-home Behavior Intervention Support and Clinical/Therapeutic Services, ABA Services, Functional Behavioral Analysis, and Psychiatric Evaluations.
The following link will lead you to the Autism Resource Directory for therapists and other necessary help when working with a youth with Autism.
The B.A.S.C. (Before and After School Care) Network, a provider of on-site before and after care for school age children since 1994, currently operates multiple sites across New Jersey. Staffed by certified teachers and teacher aides, the B.A.S.C. curriculum includes enrichment activities, supervised homework time, gym and outdoor sessions, arts and crafts, and special projects.
The Pennsylvania Beacons Lodge Camp is a beautiful 583-acre summer camp for children and adults with special needs including blindness, deafness, and many other physical and mental challenges.
Behavior Interventions, Inc., owned and operated by Board Certified Behavior Analysts, was founded in 2006 to support families and schools in need of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Services. Our focus on delivering quality ABA Services and their effect is strategically in line with our values.
We value expertise, effectiveness, and ethical conduct when providing quality ABA Services. Remaining in touch with current research and actively seeking out additional trainings is how we succeed in our expertise. Our data driven programs evaluate the effectiveness of any given procedure; specifically, how it is affecting the individual and supporting the desired outcomes. Ethics provides us with essential tools when deciding the best course of action and we thrive on remaining ethical in all of our decisions.
B-Men is a mentoring program aimed towards educating and creating positive influences for Perth Amboy’s male youth. It takes a village to raise our youth. Working together we can improve the lives of many who just need the positive outlook of mentors.