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Program Name: Camden County Youth Partnership
Agency Name: Camden Family Support Organization
Year the Program was Started: 2005
Address: 23 West Park Avenue
Merchantville , NJ 08109
Telephone #: (856) 662-2600
Email Address: peter.burgos@camdenfso.org
Program Category: Peer Support, Support Group
Target Participants:
Young Adults
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: $10,000-$40,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: 3-5
Paid Part-Time: 1-2
Volunteers: None
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: Some
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Usually
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Some
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Individual training, Program brochure, Guides/Manuals, Website
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: To break the stigma associated with mental illness.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? Yes
If Yes, details: ETO
Program Mission Statement: Our mission is to educate people about mental health issues in today’s teens. We want to help eliminate the stigma of mental illness by advocating for each other around the community. This is another way for us to open pathways to other resources and to increase the knowledge about mental health throughout the world. We are a group of young leaders that wants to make a difference in our community. We want to reduce the stigma associated with mental health. We work together to promote change in the “System of Care”. This organization is about us, run by us, and for us. So, if you are someone between the ages of 13-21, then come out and join our group of talented leaders.

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