Programs

Founded in 2002, HelpSelf is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is committed to serving the youth and families of Trenton, NJ. Our programming includes:

  • Generation Summer Camp: Sponsored in conjunction with the Chosen Generation Church, HelpSelf annually hosts an eight-week, low-cost, Generation Summer Camp program. The camp includes field trips, educational enrichment, mentorship, and nutritious meals. 

 

REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER CAMP 2021 IS NOW OPEN.

Generation After-School Program: HelpSelf’s tutoring and mentoring program offers high-risk, inner-city youth with a positive alternative to the pressures of the streets. Through the guided influence of our mentors and tutors, participants in the program are enriched academically and empowered socially to grow into productive leaders in their community. Participating students receive educational assistance, effective life skills and fitness training Monday through Friday from 3:00 – 6:30 p.m. The program reaches high-risk, inner-city youth through music therapy, community service, academic enrichment, and counseling.

  • ​Generation Licensed Early Learning Program: Serving children between the ages of 2½ and 5 years old. Providing opportunities for children to develop into confident, competent human beings in all four growth areas: physical, social, intellectual, and emotional. The program hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

  • School Aged Day Program: Supporting students grades K-8 with online learning amidst COVID-19. A new and special offering to support working parents in ensuring that their children are able to continue learning in a safe, caring, and structured environment. The program hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • Nutrition Education & Fitness Classes: Participants engage in fun, physical fitness by enjoying the camaraderie of team sports (football or basketball). The aim is to promote a healthy lifestyle of physical wellness.

  • Monthly Community Meals and Care Basket Giveaways

  • Clothing Giveaways

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