Strive For Independence

A dynamic supportive housing program servicing homeless youth that are aging out of the Children’s System of Care. This program serves males and females ages 18-21 and is designed to develop life skills and strengths to help youth reach their full potential.

Program Goal

To empower youth by providing the tools and resources needed to integrate into the community as independent, self-sufficient adults.

Specialized Services

Life-Skill Evaluation and Training

  • Secure Access to Transportation
  • Money Management
  • Self-Care
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Housekeeping

Service Linkages

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

For More Information, Please Contact…

Tatiana Garcia, LAC
at 201-265-8200 x5629
or email

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