Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound assists DCPP referred adolescents age 15-21 out of the children’s system of care by developing independent living skills and providing case management services.

Program Goal

To empower youth by providing the tools and resources they need to successfully transition out of the children’s system of care and integrate into their communities as independent, self-sufficient adults.

Specialized Services

Life-Skill Evaluation and Training

  • Secure Access to Transportation
  • Money Management
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Housekeeping

Service Linkages

  • College Preparation
  • Job Training and Coaching
  • Driving Instruction
  • Mentoring
  • Mental and Physical Care
  • Long-Term Housing
  • Wraparound Assistance


Christina Altamura, LSW
Homeward Bound Case Manager
at 201-265-8200 x5560 or email ChristinaA@CarePlusNJ.org

Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 201-986-5000 for more information.

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