Preventive Services

  • F.O.R.W.A.R.D.

    An Educational Group for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention CarePlus presents F.O.R.W.A.R.D. (Focus on Resilience with Assistance, Resources & Determination), an 8-week psycho-educational group for youth 12-18 years of age who have begun to use or experiment with drugs and/or alcohol. The group is designed to educate youth on the potential dangers of substance use […]

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  • Families First

    Building Relationships, Preserving Families Families First is Bergen county’s Family Preservation Services Program. It provides goal-oriented services to reduce the risk of out-of-home placement for children with DCP&P involvement. Program Goal To prevent out-of-home placement by providing short-term, intensive in-home family education and crisis intervention to families with children at risk of out-of-home placement, or […]

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  • Healthy Families

    Serving Bergen & Hudson Counties Healthy Families – TIP is a voluntary home-based program designed to support and educate new parents to promote healthy families. It serves prenatal families, as well as TANF, GA and Emergency Assistance (EA) recipients with a baby under 12 months of age. Program Goals Increasing positive childhood outcomes and family […]

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  • Kinship Care Services

    The Kinship Navigator Program provides Wraparound and Kinship Legal Guardianship services to non DCP&P-involved relative caregivers. Servicing the following counties: Bergen, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and Warren Counties. Program Goal The goal of the Kinship Navigator Program is to partner with Kinship Caregivers and to provide services and support that will enrich the lives of […]

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  • Parent Guidance

    In-Home Parenting Support and Education The Parent Guidance Program is a psycho-educational program dedicated specifically to the enhancement of parenting skills through the provision of in-home support, mentorship, empowerment, and education. Program Goal To improve the quality of family life through support and education for families struggling with effective parenting skills, or children’s/parents’ behavioral/emotional issues […]

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  • Partnership for Children

    In-Community Behavioral Health Services The CarePlus Partnership for Children program supports the Wraparound Model of Care Philosophy to provide families with a solution-focused therapeutic intervention to address the emotional and behavioral health needs of children and adolescents. Program Goal Prevent placement and reduce hospitalization while maintaining family safety by providing wrap-around clinical services in a […]

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