Center for Evaluation and Counseling Receives $1,000 Grant


MORRIS COUNTY — Center for Evaluation and Counseling, Inc. receives grant from Investors Foundation to assist with the cost of providing telehealth services to the children and families they serve in the community.

Center for Evaluation and Counseling, Inc. (CEC) received a $1,000 grant from Investors Foundation, presented to CEC’s Executive Director, Margaret Pittaluga, at CEC’s Sparta office by Alp Akturk, Assistant Vice President at Investors Bank.

During these unprecedented times, CEC has set up telehealth to provide services virtually. The grant will help support the cost of equipment and platforms to maintain the program. Given the current restrictions on families in New Jersey as a result of the public health crisis, telehealth has become the new means to deliver our services. Virtual therapy and other services allow CEC to continue supporting the families they serve. “We are grateful to Investors Bank and Investors Foundation for recognizing the needs we face in serving our community.”

The Center for Evaluation and Counseling is a non-profit mental health agency with an innovative approach and unmatched results. We are advocates for children. We are a community of helping hands, rebuilding the lives of children who have suffered abuse and neglect. Our mission is to provide mental health services to individuals and families in need of a supportive and safe place, free from stigmas, to promote healing and a sense of personal well-being, and to create positive change. We are the experts that offer an innovative professional team to help solves problem in a unique way. To learn more about CEC, please visit our website by clicking here or follow the agency on Facebook – Center for Evaluation and Counseling, Inc., or on Instagram @cecparsippanyandsparta.

About Investors Bank
Investors Bank, headquartered in Short Hills, New Jersey, is a full-service community bank that has been serving customers since 1926. With over $27 billion in assets and a network of more than 150 retail branches, Investors Bank delivers personalized services and products tailored to the needs of its customers. Investors Bank’s services include complete deposit, loan, and cash management products for consumers and businesses. Investors Bank. Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender.

About the Investors Foundation
Investors Bank created the Investors Foundation in 2005 to support the communities Investors Bank serves. Investors Foundation supports initiatives in the arts, youth development, health and human services, education, and affordable housing. The Investors Foundation works to improve the lives of its neighbors and communities across the bank’s footprint.

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