Community Resource

Sierra House Inc.

(973) 678-3556
East Orange

Sierra House Inc.

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Agency COVID Status:

  • 50 % are servicing in home/hybrid
  • 67% vaccinated 33% not vaccinated
    • Vaccines are not mandatory; however, Techs are being vaccinated voluntarily. Some are still on a waitlist in their local area to receive a second dose.

Sierra House Transitional Program

The Sierra House Transitional Program is a structured two-year program that provides housing, counseling, and other critical social services to homeless, young women and mothers between the ages of 18 and 25, who are victims of abuse, neglect, or aging out of the foster care system. Participants of the program are economically disadvantaged and face barriers to employment, education, income and health.

Sierra House Individual Support Services (ISS)

Sierra House offers individual support services for eligible children, youth and young adults under age 21 with challenging behaviors and developmental disabilities.

The  purpose of this service is to transfer skills necessary to achieve and/or maintain the outcomes of:

  • Increased Independence 
  • Productivity
  • Enhanced Family Functioning 
  • Inclusion in the Community

Sierra House Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

Sierra House offers ABA services for eligible children, youth and young adults under age 21 with challenging behaviors and developmental disabilities.

The purpose of this service is to transfer skills necessary to achieve and/or maintain the outcomes of:

  • Improve social skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Learning skills through positive reinforcement
  • Improve attention
  • Focus  
  • Memory
  • Academics
Current Active MOU
  • Bergen CMO
  • Caring Partners of Morris & Sussex
  • Families and Community Together (Union)
  • Monmouth Cares
Eligibility The Sierra House Transitional Program is for homeless young women and young mothers, between the ages of 18-25, who are single, pregnant or have up to one child under age 5
Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Gender-Specific
  • Female Only
Community Services
Basic Needs / Assistance
Community
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Crisis / Safety
Intellectual and Developmental Needs
Treatment Services
In-Community Services
Outpatient Services
Payment Options
  • Medicare
  • System of Care (CSOCI Medicaid / FlexFunds)
Areas Served
  • Bergen County
  • Essex County
  • Hudson County
  • Monmouth County
  • Ocean County
  • Passaic County
  • Union County

Last Updated: 09/25/21