Helping the people of Burlington County and beyond. Since 1972.
CONTACT of Burlington County provides assistance in eight program areas.
Crisis Helpline: Immediate 24/7 access to telephone support and crisis intervention to anyone in need of guidance, comfort or emergency help.
Information and Referral: 24/7 access to information and/or referrals to resources in the community. Information & Referral maintains an extensive up-to-date information bank on human services available locally in Burlington County.
Sexual Assault Services: Services to victims of rape and any type of sexual assault. Trained Advocates offer hospital and/or legal accompaniments and support by telephone. Specialized crisis counseling for victims and their families. Preventive Education is offered in school systems and the community
TeenLine: A safe place where teens can talk to other teens about the stresses in their lives and discuss ways to manage those stresses.
KidsLine: A “warmline” for elementary school children, a place where children can call if they are home alone, lonely, scared or just need to talk to someone.
PetFriends: 24/7 grief support helpline providing information and referrals to people mourning or anticipating the loss of a pet through death or separation.
Reassurance: A daily “care-call” by a volunteer to verify the well-being of a homebound person, primarily serves the elderly.
Outreach and Education: Service Presentations and Educational Workshops.
We do not provide on-line crisis intervention.