19th of April 2018
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

National Child Abuse Prevention Month is an annual observance in the United States dedicated to raising awareness and preventing child abuse and neglect. April has been designated National Child Abuse Prevention Month in the United States dating back to 1983. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in four children have experienced […]

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26th of March 2018
How to Capture the Perfect Photos of Your Kids

There’s something special about this time of year that always makes me want to grab my camera and head out to adventure. We seem to be stuck inside so often over the winter, my two kiddos love to finally be able to explore the great outdoors. Photography really amps up around Spring. Parents everywhere are […]

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5th of March 2018
Chick-fil-A Partners with Robins’ Nest to Benefit New Moms

As part of their grand opening celebrations, the Chick-fil-a Restaurant located on Fire Road in Egg Harbor Township, NJ partnered with Robins’ Nest and other organizations in an effort to give back to the local community. Volunteers assembled on Wednesday, February 28 to assist with cleaning local parks, helping animals in need, and collecting baby […]

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28th of February 2018
Spring Family Fun in New Jersey

With the first day of spring just a few short weeks away, now is the perfect time to start planning out your weekend and day trips with your family.  New Jersey offers many fairs, festivals, and events that are enjoyable for the entire family.  Check out our list of exciting spring events happening in our […]

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21st of February 2018
Talking with Children in the Aftermath of a Trauma

The advancements in technology and the 24-hour news cycle that exist in today’s society have made it virtually impossible to avoid tragic news and images. While as adults, we may have come accustomed to recognizing these images and know how to react appropriately, the same can not always be said for young children and adolescents. […]

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25th of January 2018
Give Kids A Smile Day

Give Kids A Smile Day is a nationwide movement providing children with free dental care and examinations. Since 2003, this campaign has brightened more than 5.5 million smiles. In 2017 alone, over 30,000 dentists participated in the nationwide effort to give kids a smile! This year’s Smile Day is February 2nd at over 50 dental […]

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23rd of January 2018
Group of volunteers gathered together
New Year, New You: Transform Your Community

Looking to get involved? Jump-start your year by volunteering with Robins’ Nest! Whether it’s joining an event committee, guiding youth as a mentor, or sharing a new skill at one of our Family Success Centers, we offer many different programs and volunteer positions that might be the perfect fit for you.

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16th of January 2018
Volunteers celebrate MLK Day of Service
Robins’ Nest Partners with Community to Honor MLK Day of Service

Volunteers gathered at Robins’ Nest headquarters on Monday, January 15, to celebrate and honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of service.  Over 50 volunteers from the Gloucester County NAACP, Governor-elect Phil Murphy’s inauguration team, and state representatives including Congressman Donald Norcross visited Robins’ Nest headquarters to help assemble baby […]

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12th of January 2018
Health and Heroes Events sponsored by the Wawa Foundation

We were honored to have the Wawa Foundation sponsor two Health and Heroes events held at two of Robins’ Nest’s Family Success Centers, Bird’s Eye in Pennsville and Riverview in Penns Grove. Despite the cold and snow, over 100 people attended both events as well as 20 firefighters and police officers from both Salem County […]

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15th of November 2017
Adoption: An Intervention

Adoption: An Intervention By Candice S. Watkins, MS Foster, Kinship, and Adoption Services Program Supervisor The word intervention has been brought to the forefront of our society because of the popularity of shows like Intervention, Hoarders, and Celebrity Rehab. The notion behind these shows is that there is an individual that is headed on a […]

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