The Transitions Program is an educational program for students with school refusal due to anxiety challenges.  Our South Jersey school refusal Transitions Program serves students in grades 5-12. 


Cherry Hill Transitions Program Facts:


  • The Transitions Program is an educational program for children with anxiety and school refusal.
  • We are a New Jersey Department of Education approved clinic and agency.
  • Program hours are 8:45 am-2:45 pm.
  • The Transitions Program employs only New Jersey Department of Education certified teachers.
  • Our Curriculum follows the NJ Student Learning Standards.
  • Counseling is provided in an individual and group setting by a licensed social worker.
  • Our counseling has an emphasis on Mindfulness to help the students cope with anxiety.
  • Transportation is the responsibility of the sending district or parent.
  • Related services are available on an individual basis.
  • We offer an extended school year program. 

South Jersey school refusal transitions program









1256 Marlkress Road

Cherry Hill, NJ 08003


Contact the Transitions Program:

Valery Bailey

Phone: (856) 888-1097 Ext. 315



First Children Services also offers several home instruction programs for students who are not able to attend the Transitions Program.