“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.” —Maya Angelou
In honor of all the incredible things moms do in the world, we want to wish you a very happy Mother’s Day!
We want to give a special shoutout to these 5 amazing agencies that help moms and women reach their full potential.
- Zoe’s Place | Children’s Aid and Family Services
Provides safe, 24-hour supervised housing to young mothers and pregnant young women in northern New Jersey.
- Strong Mothers | Family Connections
Delivers therapy and treatment for mothers living with a mental health or substance abuse disorder.
- Women’s Group | Nutley Family Services
A bi-weekly support group for women experiencing major life transitions and changes.
- Parent Aide Program | Newark Day Center
Works with families to provide direct assistance, parenting skill training and education, information, and referral services.
- Rachel Coalition | Jewish Family Services
Assists victims of domestic violence and those living in high-conflict households.
Visit the links to learn more about each program and the impact they’ve made on the lives of moms and women in our community!