About Us


Healing the Children New Jersey (HTCNJ) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit founded in 1981 with the vision to create a world where every child has access to quality medical care.  Since its inception, HTCNJ has provided care to more than 37,000 children, helping nearly 1,000 children each year.  Headquartered in Passaic County, NJ – HTCNJ is highly efficient, allocating 91% of all funds to programs and services.

HTCNJ is led by a volunteer Board of Trustees along with a small staff of administrators whose charge is to fulfill the mission.

Our mission is to provide access to quality medical care and related services to children in need around the world.

HTCNJ focuses on three main phases of service.

By providing access to quality medical care through our three unique programs
we strive to help children live normal lives that are healthier, happier, and more optimistic.

Medical Teams Abroad

HTCNJ sends volunteer medical teams overseas to provide pro-bono medical care to children in need.

International Inbound

HTCNJ hosts children from around the world while they receive medical treatment not available in their native countries.

Domestic Aid

HTCNJ helps children with complex medical diagnoses by providing specialized equipment, therapeutic care, OTC supplies, and financial assistance.

Our Values


We provide the highest standards of medical care to the children we serve.


We are enterprising in delivering volunteer medical care to children abroad and in our local communities.


Our selfless compassion stems from our belief that every child deserves quality healthcare and the opportunity to thrive.


Our volunteers and employees are committed to helping needy children.


We are honest and fair in all that we say and do.


Since 1981 Healing the Children New Jersey has partnered with dedicated individuals, groups, service organizations, corporations, hospitals, and charitable foundations to meet its mission.