Admission into Collier Group Home a NJ Adolescent girls residential program

Candidates are referred to the Group Home through the Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS), Unified Case Management, Care Management Organizations, and Youth Case Management. Girls may also be identified as needing this service by schools, mental health centers,social service agencies, the courts, and private practitioners.

A referral packet should contain:
◊ Social History
◊ Mental Health Evaluation (if applicable)
◊ Educational Evaluation and IEP (if applicable)
◊ Complete Health History
◊ Birth Certificate
◊ Social Security Card

An intake interview will be scheduled to provide the candidate a chance to view the program and to determine if placement in the program is appropriate. Upon entry, each new resident is also interviewed by the consulting psychologist.

For information regarding referral and intake procedures, contact Annmarie DeRosa, Group Home Social Worker, during business hours at 732-842-8337 or e-mail at