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Help end youth homelessness, for good

If you’re in crisis and need help,
call: (609) 396-8329

Youth Homelessness accounts for 25% of total homelessness in Trenton, NJ

Over 50% of young people in shelters and on the streets reported that their parents told them to leave or knew they were leaving and didn’t care.  Homelessness is a public health issue.

We provide safe housing and supportive services to empower vulnerable youth and their families to succeed and thrive. Serving the community 45 years and counting.

45 years

serving youth and the community

Nearly 100

youth served and

More than 160 youth

placed in a stable environment


locations throughout the City of Trenton

How we make a difference

We provide a comprehensive and trauma-informed system of care for youth and young adults ages 12 to 24 who have runaway, are at risk of, or experiencing homelessness, neglect, or abuse. All services are free.

Safe Housing ➜
Street Outreach ➜
Counseling ➜
Life Skills & Education Assistance ➜
Youth Leadership Development ➜

Your gift today will help change their future.

$50 can provide one counseling session for a youth.

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Our Major Partners

Thank you to these generous partners

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Join Our Team!

Are you looking for a career with a purpose where your talents and skills are valued?  Are you looking to make a difference? If so, Anchor House is the perfect place for you!


Impact Reports

Learn about our impact and how your support makes a difference in the lives of young people.

The mission of Anchor House

is to provide a safe haven where abused, runaway, homeless, aging out and at risk youth and their families are empowered to succeed and thrive.