“And the day came when the risk to remain in a tight bud was more painful that the risk it took to blossom.” – Anais Nin.
Have you lost your primary source of income due to separation, divorce, widowhood, spousal disability, spousal military deployment, or domestic violence, and need to transition into head of household?
You Are Not Alone!
Displaced Homemakers Services at Brookdale Community College offers women and men no cost, confidential, holistic, customized help to enable you to reach your full potential.
Our services include:
- Comprehensive Intake
- Personal coaching and emotional support
- Career Exploration and Development
- Job Skills Workshops
- Computer Training (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel)
- Workshops to support self-sufficiency
- Optional Support Group
- Access to Community resources and referrals
- Training Scholarships
The mission of Displaced Homemakers Services at Brookdale Community College is to assist individuals achieve their goals of emotional and financial self-sufficiency. We help people become empowered to make their own decisions, and upgrade and/or obtain skills to support themselves and their families.
Read the stories of former clients who successfully met their challenges!
Take the first step today! Call us to determine your eligibility and schedule an in-person appointment. If you are not eligible, we will do our best to point you in the right direction and locate additional resources.
Services are free and are provided at two convenient Brookdale locations.
Brookdale at Long Branch
Long Branch, NJ 07740
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ 07738
Displaced Homemakers Services at Brookdale Community College provides this no cost service through funding from the New Jersey Department of Children and Family Services Division on Women.