Community Resource

Homeward Bound (Care Plus NJ)

(201) 265-8200 x5620

Homeward Bound (Care Plus NJ)


Homeward Bound assists DCP&P referred adolescents age 18-21 out of the children’s system of care by developing independent living skills and providing case management services.

Program Goal

To empower youth by providing the tools and resources they need to successfully transition out of the children’s system of care and integrate into their communities as independent, self-sufficient adults.

Specialized Services

  • Life-Skill Evaluation and Training
  • Secure Access to Transportation
  • Money Management
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Housekeeping
  • Service Linkages
  • College Preparation
  • Job Training and Coaching
  • Driving Instruction
  • Mentoring
  • Mental and Physical Care
  • Long-Term Housing
  • Wraparound Assistance
Current Active MOU
  • Bergen CMO
Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Basic Needs / Assistance
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Crisis / Safety
Treatment Services
In-Community Services
Out-of-Home Services
Outpatient Services
Payment Options
  • DCP&P Contracted Service
  • Medicaid
  • System of Care (CSOCI Medicaid / FlexFunds)
Areas Served
  • Bergen County

Last Updated: 05/16/24