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With specialized backgrounds in addiction/recovery, sexual violence, domestic violence, human trafficking, trauma and loss, counseling, early childhood education, and more, our staff are experts in their fields. We invite the media to connect with our experts for interviews on topics in their respective field. 

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News Items

February 19, 2019 | Camden, NJ-based Human Services Organization Recognized for Excellence in Elevating Community Health and Well-Being
CLEARWATER, FL - Center for Family Services, Inc. (CFS), a Camden, NJ-based organization providing a wide range of integrated resources and services to empower individuals and families, was awarded the 2018 Aramark Building Community Organizational Leadership Award, in recognition of its excellence...
January 31, 2019
Special thanks to our partners at Subaru of America, Inc. and for the donation of cuddly Vermont Teddy Bears for children and families at the Promise Neighborhood Family Success Center. Megan LePore, Director of Development and Sustanability, was on hand to accept the bears on behalf of...
January 25, 2019 | Mantua Sun/Krystal Nurse
GLASSBORO, NJ - As the nation and the state are dealing with the opiod crisis, a support group has launched on Delsea Drive to allow families to seek anonymous help for their loved ones battling addiction. On every second and fourth Wednesday, people from all over meet at Bethel United Methodist...
October 9, 2018 | George Woolston/
CAMDEN, NJ— A Camden nonprofit just received a huge boost from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help cleanup and prevent illegal dumping in the City of Camden. On Thursday, the EPA announced it awarded $120,000 in funding to the Center...
July 13, 2018 | Kristen Dowd/Haddonfield Sun
The Haddon Fortnightly may not be holding formal meetings throughout the summer, but that hasn’t kept its members from continuing the organization’s philanthropic efforts. When Fortnightly EMD Education Chair Denise Sellers heard three children separated from their parents crossing the southern...

Press Releases

October 15, 2018 | Center For Family Services’ COO Eileen Henderson honored with Alliance for Strong Families and Communities Award
CAMDEN, NJ – Eileen Henderson, COO of Center For Family Services was named winner of the Samuel Gerson Nordlinger Child Welfare Leadership Award by the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities. The award was formally presented to Eileen on Tuesday, October 16 during the Alliance National...
October 1, 2018
When speaking about domestic violence, we often hear about the men who perpetrate these crimes. However, we know there are many more men who are concerned about this epidemic and want to do something to help.  That is why Center For Family Services, Services Empowering Rights of Victims program has...
July 26, 2018 | Two leading nonprofit social services organizations are joining together to better serve New Jersey's southern region
Center for Family Services and Family Service Association of South Jersey have formally agreed to merge operations, creating one of the largest nonprofit organizations in New Jersey’s southern region. The merger plan has been approved by both organizations and will become effective October 1,...
June 21, 2018 | Center For Family Services offers a safe place for young people to live while awaiting family reunification
CAMDEN- Center For Family Services, a human services nonprofit with more than 70 programs dedicated to helping children and families living in South Jersey, is also helping children who have crossed the southern border into to the United States by giving them a safe place to live and resources to...
November 3, 2017 | Center For Family Services' Peaceful Tomorrows program will co-share space with Daniel's Den Community Center
VINELAND- Victims of domestic violence often face an uphill battle as they work through the emotional, physical, and mental effects of their experience. Children who have witnessed violence in their households are even more likely to experience a broad range of behavior that affect their ability to...