Statement of Purpose 

The Central Jersey Animal Shelter seeks to serve domestic animals and the people who care for them, implementing best practices in the animal welfare field.


 Open a no-kill shelter in southern Middlesex County
 Provide return to owner and surrender/intervention services.
 Offer low-cost spay/neuter and wellness assistance.
 Adopt out domestic animals in need of new homes.
 Serve as a resource for central New Jersey residents and their pets.
 Support community cats and their caretakers through TNR.
 Work with local municipalities as an impound facility for animal control.


About Us

1/10/2017             Incorporation and NJ Business Registration
1/15/2017             By-laws adopted by the Founding Board
2/2017                  501(c)3 status approved

In 2017 an Advisory Committee was formed to provide feedback, ideas, and assistance during formation. The diverse group of six women and men, from various backgrounds, all have an interest in animal welfare and live in the tri-state area. We are thankful for their support and dedication.

Founding Board Members
Dee Ann Belsky
Theresa Spataro
Gail White

We are working hard to establish this organization.