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If you know of any youth between the ages of 10-21
who is homeless and in crisis, please call
the Shelter hotline at (732) 929-0660.

To reach the administration office, please call 732.929.0096


Save the Date for the 22nd Annual Ride for New Beginnings: July 11-15, 2018.

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"It’s time to come in out of the darkness."

We understand that it’s not your fault, and the world when you are unprepared is indeed dark, cold and loud. Harbor House, an IRS certified 501(c)(3) non-profit agency, staffed by caring experts, provides you with more than shelter. We freely give you the full, individualized support you need to begin your healthy, happy and ultimately successful life’s journey.

Through generous community donations and involvement, Harbor House provides life assistance for homeless youth or those living in troubled circumstances. Please explore our site and contact us with any questions.

About Harbor House


We have the following career opportunities available:

Full-time Resident Counselor / Overnight Counselor
Part-time Resident Counselor / Overnight Counselor

Latest News

We took a trip to Jon Bon Jovi’s Soul Kitchen

L to Right: Dawn Samaritano, Finance Manager, Jhanna Even, Director of Development, and Mary Teresa Bijeau, Director of Administration recently visited Jon Bon Jovi’s Soul Kitchen where patrons can have a three-course meal for $20 or, if unable to pay, can volunteer their time at the restaurant.

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The Metedeconk Sailing Club in Brick raised over $6,200 at a women’s sailing event on Sunday benefitting Harbor House.  Linda Francese Giordano presented the check to John J. Piscal, Executive Director and Jhanna Even, Director of Development. Linda was the co-chair along with Janet Urbanowicz.  The event to benefit Harbor House was spearheaded by Jarrett Lynn, Harbor House Board member.

The event was a tremendous success entailing dozens of volunteers and supporters.

We are so grateful for the donations and the opportunity to tell our story of helping homeless youth in crisis in Ocean & Monmouth Counties.


Thank you to Two River Community Bank!

They presented Harbor House with a $1,000 check in conjunction with their Grand Opening in Toms River.

The check was presented to Jhanna Even, Director of Development, Harbor House and John J. Piscal, Executive Director, Harbor House by Bill Moss, President, Two River Community Bank.

Toms River Door and Window Donates $500 to Harbor HouseTHANK YOU!

Toms River Door and Window Donates $500 to Harbor House!

Toms River Door and Window presented Harbor House with a $500 donation.  Standing with Jhanna Even, Director of Development, are Robert and Jerry Mikaelian, owners.


Open Arms and Extended Arms Donates $27,500 to Harbor House!

On December 8, Harbor House was presented with a check for $27,500 from Open Arms and Extended Arms, a nonprofit that has been supporting us for over 30 years. It was a wonderful event and we are so grateful for all their efforts. Thank you to all of the Open Arms and Extended Arms members on behalf of everyone at Harbor House.

Feeling Swell Presents $10,000 donation to Harbor House


Feeling Swell Donates $10,000 to Harbor House!

Brian Barr from Feeling Swell T-Shirts presented a check to Ocean’s Harbor House for $10,000 through t-shirt sales over the summer. He will continue supporting Harbor House through a food drive in the fall and winter. Thank you Brian for your tremendous efforts and your support of the kids at Harbor House. Learn more about Feeling Swell here: https://feelingswell.org

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