HELPING THE PEOPLE OF BURLINGTON COUNTY AND BEYOND. SINCE 1972.
CONTACT of Burlington County provides assistance in the following program areas:
• Crisis Helpline (856-234-8888): Immediate access to telephone support and crisis intervention to anyone in need of guidance, comfort or emergency help. Approximately 25,000 calls are received each year on our helplines. Callers come from all walks of life and economic backgrounds, but all are in need of assistance.
• Sexual Assault Services (856-600-4800): 24/7 Services to victims of sexual assault by specially trained confidential advocates who offer telephone support and accompaniments at hospitals, police stations and court. Specialized counseling available for victims and their significant others. Outreach Education staff provide presentations throughout the community on victim services and primary prevention of sexual violence.
• Information and Referral (856-234-8888): Immediate access to community resources serving Burlington County. CONTACT maintains a comprehensive database of organizations that serve Burlington County. CONTACT participates with other providers to address the needs of our community.
• PetFriends (856-234-4688): A statewide grief support helpline offering information and referrals to people mourning or anticipating the loss of a pet through death or any other kind of separation.
Contact of Burlington County is a 501(c)3 non-profit that has served the community since 1972. Our agency believes that all people should have access to support. No one should be denied help due to their socioeconomic standing, color, religion, immigration status, gender expression, sexual orientation, or dis/abilities. We train staff, volunteers, and communities to elevate voices and connect them to the right resources free of charge. Our agency is nationally accredited and part of a network of crisis centers and sexual violence providers.