Family Preservation Services

Family Preservation Services provides intensive in-home crisis intervention and family education for families at imminent risk of abuse/neglect or out of home placement or recently reunified with goals to ensure child safety, well-being, and permanency. Staff works with families to ensure child safety, create stability, prevent out-of-home placement, improve family functioning, and link families with appropriate community resources. Families living in Salem County meet with staff 5 to 20 hours per week over the course of 4 to 8 weeks, while families living in Atlantic County are eligible for up to 9 months of support through the Step Down program.

Age Group

Families with children ages birth to 17

County Served

Atlantic, Cape May, Mercer, Monmouth, Ocean, Salem

Length of Service

5 - 20 hours per week over 4 to 8 weeks; up to 9 months of Step Down Support in Atlantic County

Who Can Refer

Referrals are made through the Division of Child Protection and Permanency.

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