Youth Resource Center Bergen County, New Jersey

Youth Resource Center, Bergen County, New Jersey

Family Guidance Bergen County Department of Human Services

County of Bergen

Department of Human Services

Division of Family Guidance

Youth Resource Center

125 Essex Street

Hackensack, NJ  07601

http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/familyguidance

Phone: (201) 336-6938

Fax: (201) 646-2765

Overview:

We offer free after-school and summer programming for Bergen County youth ages 13 to 18 years old. The center provides a positive, safe, professionally staffed and supportive environment.

Young people can develop positive relationship, have structured and constructive use of their time, build communication skills, explore personal goals and have fun during after-school and summer hours.

We strive to help youth discover and cultivate their talents and interests; to be more socially competent, healthy, caring, connected and goal directed young adults.

Activities include: Visual Arts, Crafts, Music Studio, Writing, Acting, Dance, Marital Arts, Yoga and Non-electronic games, Basketball, Volley ball, Fitness, Cooking, Homework Help, Employment Counseling, Self-Exploration & Leadership, Counseling Referrals and Trips & Special Projects.

County of Bergen

Department of Human Services

Division of Family Guidance

Mission Statement

Bergen County’s Division of Family Guidance provides clinical, residential, educational, correctional, case management and monitoring services to at risk children, adolescents and families particularly those who are otherwise unable to receive needed services.

The Family Guidance Vision:

The Division of Family Guidance is Bergen County’s resource for youth and families in need.

Values:

*Collaborative, Creative and Empirically Driven Programming

*Safe, Respectful, Dependable and Therapeutic Environments

*Developmentally Appropriate Expectations

*Empowerment through Opportunity Community Safety

Youth Resource Center

125 Essex Street

Hackensack, NJ  07601

Phone: (201) 336-6938

Fax: (201) 646-2765

Disclaimer: This information is taken directly from the Department of Human Resources of Bergen County pamphlet and I give them full credit for the information. Please call or email them for more information.

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About jwatrel

I am a free-lance writer and Blogger. I am the author of the book "Firehouse 101" (IUniverse.com 2005) part of trilogy of books centered in New York City. My next book "Love Triangles" is finished being edited and should be ready for release in the Fall. My latest book, "Dinner at Midnight", a thriller is on its last chapter. My long awaited book explains the loss of the 2004 Yankee game to Boston. I work as a Consultant, Adjunct College Professor, Volunteer Fireman and Ambulance member and Blogger. I have a blog site for caregivers called 'bergencountycaregiver', a step by step survival guide to all you wonderful folks taking care of your loved ones, a walking project to walk every block, both sides, of the island of Manhattan "MywalkinManhattan" and discuss what I see and find on the streets of New York and three sites to accompany it. One is an arts site called "Visiting a Museum", where I showcase small museums, historical sites and parks that are off the beaten track both in Manhattan and outside the city to cross reference with "MywalkinManhattan" blog site. Another is "DiningonaShoeStringNYC", featuring small restaurants I have found on my travels in this project, that offer wonderful meals for $10.00 and under. So be on the lookout for updates on all three sites and enjoy 'MywalkinManhattan'. The third is my latest site, "LittleShoponMainStreet", which showcases all the unique and independent shops that I have found on my travels throughout and around Manhattan. I have started two new blog sites for the fire department, one "EngineOneHasbrouck HeightsFireDepartmentnj" for the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department to discuss what our Engine Company is doing and the other is "BergenCountyFireman'sHomeAssociation" for the Bergen County Fireman's Association, which fire fighters from Bergen County, NJ, go to the Fireman's Home in Boonton, NJ to bring entertainment and cheer to our fellow brother fire fighters quarterly.
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One Response to Youth Resource Center Bergen County, New Jersey

  1. jwatrel says:

    Please call the above number for more information.

    Liked by 1 person

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