Ocean County CAP Project

CAP County Coordinator:

Barbara Gitelson

Contact: 732-270-0056
Email: oceancountycap@yahoo.com

Host Agency:
Preferred Behavioral Health Group
1500 Route 88
Brick, NJ 08724


Programs offered to schools and community groups with a three prong approach which includes workshops for staff, parents and students:

  • CAP for Early Childhood, Elementary, Teen, Special Needs Students
  • CAP’s Bullying Prevention Program
  • “Cyber-Empowerment” – about cyber-bullying and safety

School Implemented

  • Stafford Township
  • Berkeley Township
  • Eagleswood Township
  • Lavallette
  • Point Pleasant Beach
  • Central Regional
  • Lakewood
  • Ocean Gate
  • Jackson
  • Tuckerton
  • Bay Head
  • Little Egg Harbor
  • Lakehurst
  • Brick
  • Ocean Township
  • All Saints Regional Catholic
  • Saint Peter School
  • Saint Joseph’s Grade School
  • Saint Dominic’s School
  • Saint Aloysius School
  • Holy Family School
  • Ambassador Christian Academy
  • Calvary Academy
  • Lighthouse Christian Academy
  • Leap Inc. Head Starts
  • O.C.E.A.N. Inc. Head Starts

About Ocean County CAP:

Our CAP team is comprised of caring and compassionate professional child advocates.
For over 30 years we have been working diligently to bring CAP’s empowerment message to the communities across our county.
Yes, “All Children Deserve To Be Safe, Strong & Free”.
Since 1985, 100% of our counties public schools and Head Start Programs, as well as many private school, have implemented CAP programs

What People are saying about Ocean County CAP!

“I am a police officer and very familiar with the topic, the information provided was excellent.”
-Parent from Bayville Township Elementary

“I thought the program was very informative. The ladies had a lively approach to dealing with and talking to the students.”
-Teacher from H&M Potter Elementary

“Professionalism and confidentiality of presenters was awesome!”
-Administrator at Spruce Street Elementary

“It was a real eye opener; I hope they have it more often this program is so important to our children.”
– Teacher from Ocean Gate Elementary School

“The program far exceeded our expectations. The classroom program was very age appropriate and the children enjoyed the “shows”.”
-Administrator from Berkeley Head Start

“I feel they need to reinforce this vital issue every year at all age levels. I am extremely happy our school is involved in keeping children safe and informed. Proactive approach is the way to go. The parent workshop was great.” -Parent from St. Peter Grade School

NJ CAP is a RTC of the International Center for Assault Prevention. It partners with state, national and worldwide prevention advocates.