Support. Structure. Stability

Our Programs

Creating programs that offer youths a nurturing, safe environment to heal, learn and grow towards a brighter future. Our youth face numerous challenges. LifeTies works with adolescents to manage and overcome the effects of physical, emotional and sexual abuse.

  • Triad House

    A 24-hour residential group home for youth aged 16-21. Triad House specializes in working with youth who identify as LGBTQ; and fosters an environment that is open and accepting of all youth.

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  • Rainbow House

    Rainbow House specializes in working with youth suffering from chronic health conditions. Started as the first group home in the nation for adolescents with HIV/AIDS and their children.

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  • Mary’s Place

    Mary’s Place is a supportive housing program for aging-out youth (male and female) ages 18-21. The program provides a myriad of support services aimed at empowering our residents and providing a safe and secure environment to grow into self-sufficient adults.

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  • T.I.L.T Mentoring

    T.I.L.T. (Teenage Independent Living Training) Mentoring goal is to provide a caring adult in youth’s life who are living in our group homes, supportive housing units and in the community.

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  • Clinical Services

    Our current clinical staff have expertise in the following areas: residential care, trauma, working with chronic medical conditions, LGBTQ+. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Grief/Loss Issues as well as with the specific diagnoses.

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  • Family Engagement for Families with Juvenile Justice Involved Youth

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Want to make a Youth Referral?

(Triad & Rainbow Houses are accepting referrals!)

All referrals will go through PerformCare's YouthLink. You can contact PerformCare to gain access to YouthLink via the number below.

(877) 652-7624

www.performcarenj.org

Questions? We would gladly accept questions regarding referrals, additional information and requests for presentation of services provided by LifeTies, Inc. by contacting the following:

  • Vivian Harmon, LSW

    Director of Group Home Services

    Triad: (609) 771-4221

    Rainbow:(609) 394-6747

    vharmon@lifeties.org
  • Emily Mattek, LCSW

    Clinical Services Director

    Clinical Services

    Phone: (609) 882-4485

    emattek@lifeties.org
  • Robin Wilkins, MSW

    Director of T.I.L.T. & Mary’s Place

    (609) 671-0040

    rwilkins@lifeties.org