The Center Square Thrift Shop

Operated by

The Center in Asbury Park

The Center in Asbury Park, Inc., is a volunteer based New Jersey not-for-profit service organization, providing support services for people living with HIV/AIDS and their caregivers.  The Center in Asbury Park offers its clients and volunteers a safe haven in order to instill a sense of community and stability in their lives. The Center fulfills its mission by:

 - Housing Programs:  Center House, a permanent residence to 25 individuals living with HIV/AIDS; Emergency placement for homeless individuals; Rental and Utility subsidies to prevent homelessness.

 - Nutrition Programs:  Emergency Food and Nutrition pantry; Meals to Go, frozen home-cooked meals; a daily lunch program; Monthly Sunday dinners.

 - Referral Services; empowering clients by providing connection to other service providers and programs.

 - Transportation Services: Provide transportation for medical and other needs.

 - Education:  Lecture and forums for clients, staff and volunteers.

The Center in Asbury Park