Birth Haven is an independent, nonsectarian, non-profit organization that provides shelter, support, and education for homeless, pregnant women and girls. Established in 1985, Birth Haven, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization which supports pregnant girls and young women throughout the state of New Jersey and the surrounding Tri-State area. The program operates a transitional living facility in Newton, New Jersey. Birth Haven can house 9 mothers and their babies at any given time. Most residents are between the ages of 17 and 21, and represent the fullest diversity in race, ethnicity, religious beliefs, and life circumstances.
A Message from the Founder, Elizabeth Sutherland