Join our Social Media Challenge and help us house more kids this year. A generous supporter has challenged us to harness the power of social media to help build awareness of New Jersey's homeless youth. Click here to learn more!

Following our annual Candlelight Vigil in Times Square, this event welcomes business leaders to sleep outside in New York City for one night in solidarity with homeless youth.  Join Us!

Covenant House Turns 25!

And to celebrate, we want to house more kids! Join our Anniversary Campaign  to be a part of this year's special activities or make a donation to help us reach our $1 million goal to fund the creation of 82 new, safe, and affordable housing opportunities for hardworking homeless young people! 

Covenant House New Jersey

Since 1989, Covenant House New Jersey has been providing food, shelter, immediate crisis care, and an array of other important services to homeless, runaway and trafficked youth between the ages of 18-21. Today there are 21 Covenant House locations in the USA, Canada and Latin America. Together we serve more than 56,000 homeless young people each year.

We are proud to be the nation’s largest privately funded agency serving homeless, runaway and at-risk youth. Our doors are open 24 hours a day for youth in need.

Need help? Call 973-621-8705, or come to CHNJ in Newark or Atlantic City

News and Events

Jack and Jill of America created Public Service Announcements for CHNJ!

A local chapter of Jack and Jill of America took time during their summer break to create several Public Service Announcements for Covenant House that will be aired on a local network. We are so thankful for their support of our kids!

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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Presents - Sleep Out: NY Red Bulls Edition

More than 70 people slept outside Red Bull Arena on October 17 to raise awareness and show solidarity with homeless youth in New Jersey!

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Mansion to become 'Gatsby Gala' in Covenant House benefit on October 3

This Friday, Oct. 3, the 125-year-old marble halls of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Hennessy Hall Mansion at 285 Madison Ave. will be filled with guests attending the Covenant House Auxiliary of Morris County’s 31st annual Fall Benefit, “Gala at Gatsby’s.”

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A Change at Covenant House New Jersey

An open letter from Jill Rottmann to all friends of Covenant House New Jersey.

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Annual golf outing raises money for Covenant House

The Joseph C. Nugent 36th Annual Covenant House Golf Outing and Dinner was held earlier this week at the Spring Lake Golf Club in Spring Lake Heights.

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