Family First

Family First provides the support necessary for women to overcome addiction. The program provides specialized supports to mothers through on-site child care and transportation eliminating the common barriers mothers face when seeking help for problems with drugs or alcohol.

Services include:

  • Individual and group therapy
  • Psychoeducation group
  • Individual case management
  • Transportation
  • Outreach services
  • Special seminars

Family First provides an intensive, three level substance abuse outpatient treatment plan for women with children. The Intensive Outpatient Program is a minimum of 12 weeks.

Requirements include:

  • Three group sessions a week
  • One individual session a week
  • Two 12-step meetings a week
  • At least one urine drug screening each week

The Continuing Care Group is a minimum of 12 weeks. Individuals are required to attend one group meeting a week and three 12-step meetings a week. Individuals must also complete both levels of care to be considered as having successfully completed treatment. There is a third level of care that requires weekly contact and monthly urine drug screens. The length of time for this level is determined by the counselor and client and may last up to one year.

Women who have children and who reside in Camden or Gloucester Counties are eligible for this program. Priority admission will be give to women who are pregnant.

Contact Information

Phone: 856.963.0200 x116
Address: 594 Benson Street, Camden, NJ 08103 and 17 S. Delsea Drive, Glassboro, NJ 08028 
 

Referral Information

The program is open to women who reside in Camden or Gloucester Counties and are in need of substance abuse treatment services.

Funders

NJ Department of Children and Families, Camden County Department of Health and Human Services
Substance Abuse Services