Community Resource

Comprehensive Adolescent Program

(973) 829-6960

Program Goal

CAP’s main goal is to provide psycho-educational and support services to court involved or at risk juveniles and their families. The goal of CAP is to reduce recidivism and problematic behaviors while maintaining the juvenile in the community.  Grant funding is provided by the New Jersey Juvenile Justice Commission (JJC). CAP services are free to juveniles and their families in need of grant funded programs.

Target Population

High risk and/or court-involved juveniles both male and female, ages 12-18 in Sussex/Morris County.

Referrals to CAP are made by:

  • Superior Court, Family Division
  • Department of Probation
  • Juvenile Conference Committee (JCC)
  • Intake Service Conference (ISC)
  • HDP/HSP/Youth Review Team
  • Family Crisis Intervention Units
  • School Guidance/Child Study Team
  • Police Departments
  • Care Management Organization (CMO)

CAP Coordinator will contact the family of the juvenile to schedule an intake appointment within 72 hours of receipt of referral.

CAP Key Components

Case Management

Maintains regular contact with system providers involved with CAP participants in order to maximize the clients’ potential to succeed, and provides linkage with other community services as needed

Individualized Case Plan

Weekly minimum of two face to face and one collateral contact with staff is required

Individual Case Management and Family Support Sessions

Psychoeducational Groups:

Anger Management     Conflict Resolution

Coping Skills                  Healthy Choices

Job Skills                        Life Skills

          Positive Decision Making

Parent Participation

Parent Participation is mandatory.  Parents are required to have weekly contact with the juvenile’s primary CAP Case Manager.

Supervised Community Service

CEC provides opportunities for adolescents to complete court-ordered community service hours through CAP.

Treatment Services
Outpatient Services
Treatment Setting
  • Office / Practice
Payment Options
  • Free
  • State Funding
Language Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
Areas Served
  • Morris County

Last Updated: 01/31/19