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Bergen Volunteers

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Bergen Volunteers

Bergen Volunteers turns caring into meaningful action by engaging volunteers to meet community needs. Programs include:

  • Mentoring Youth (Mentor program for adolescent youth between 12-21, priority for foster care youth in out-of-home placements)
  • Mentoring Moms and Dads (Mentors for moms, dads, expecting moms and grandparents who could use some more support)
  • CHORE (volunteers offer senior home owners minor home repairs)
  • CHEER (Provides seniors with a weekly grocery shopper)
  • VITA (provides free tax preparation to low-income families and individuals)
  • Making-It-Home (collects gently used furniture for formerly homeless families in need)
  • Redefining Retirement (Volunteer Liaisons connect retirees to volunteer opportunities that fit their availability, skills, and interests)
  • Bergen Reads (trains Reading Buddies to work one on one with students in grades K-4)
  • Campership Fund (Provides day camp scholarships to children age 3-12 living in lower income Bergen County working families)
  • Bergen LEADS (a 10 month civic leadership program for adults who live or work in Bergen County)

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Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Seniors
Community Services
Basic Needs / Assistance
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Seasonal Programs
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Crisis / Safety
Treatment Services
Outpatient Services
Treatment Setting
  • In Community
Payment Options
  • DCP&P Contracted Service
  • Free
  • Low Cost / Donation
  • State Funding
  • State-Public Contracted Service
Areas Served
  • Bergen County

Last Updated: 05/17/24