We care for young men and women who are aging out of the foster care system during a crucial period in their lives. Our Assistant Vice President of Northern New Jersey Community Support and Behavioral Health, Thea Jandzio, talks about our approach.
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Volunteers of America-Greater New York has been at the forefront of social service since 1896, and today, is one of the largest nonprofit developers and providers of permanent, supportive housing in the country.
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Create Your Operation Backpack® Fundraising Team Today!
We're gearing up for Operation Backpack® 2018 and so can you! Register your team now to be a part of this vital, city-wide campaign to provide brand new backpacks, full of supplies to children who are homeless.
Be Part of the #OBPFirstDay Campaign!
Support Operation Backpack® by sharing a favorite “First Day of School” photo on social media using the hashtag #OBPFirstDay, and our generous partner The Weeks Lerman Group will donate $2 to the campaign for every photo shared!
domestic violence survivors and their children found emergency housing as we guided them toward self-sufficiency
children began the school year confident and prepared thanks to Operation Backpack®
vets in our continuum of care, from homelessness prevention to permanent supportive housing
pre-school age children served by our two Early Learning Centers
at-risk youth find stability and support as we help them prepare for independent adulthood