• Greater Bergen Community Action

The Ladder Project gets $55,000 allocation from Bergen County Freeholders


HACKENSACK, NJ — The Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders has adopted a resolution allocating $55,000 in trust funds to authorize a contract with Greater Bergen Community Action to provide transitional housing services for men through GBCA’s Ladder Project in Hackensack.

In operation for more than 20 years, the program’s halfway house, a state-licensed residential substance abuse treatment facility consisting of 20 beds, provides supervised, substance-free residence, as well as associated case management and group-centered support services, to clients referred by the County of Bergen, Drug Court, other nonprofits and self-referrals.

Residents typically stay for three to six months and are required…click here to read more.