First Day Program

General Information
Description of ProgramFirst Day is a psychiatric recovery program for individuals who have been hospitalized for emotional problems. The emphasis in treatment is to assist consumers in developing the skills needed to maintain their living in the community. The program attempts to maximize an individual's potential and abilities.

The program provides services to meet the needs of individuals suffering from psychiatric illness and various addictions. The Twelve Step recovery model is an integral part of treatment. Recovery is seen as a lifelong process.

The "steps" facilitate the learning of new skills to assist an individual in dealing with his/her dysfunctional behavior.

First Day provides transportation along with breakfast and lunch for program participants.
LocationAtlantic County
Geographic AreaSouthern
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
Fees or Charges
Types of Feessliding scale
Insurance AcceptedMedicaid, Medicare, Private Ins.
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 8am-4pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone609-569-0239 or 609-652-1600
Physical Site Address 1312 E. White Horse Pike
Physical Site Address 2PO Box 404
Physical Site City, State, ZipAbsecon Highland, NJ 08201
Main Phone609-569-0239 or 609-652-1600
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Family Service Association
This Program: First Day Program
Affiliated Services: First Day Program