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Compassion Café is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit, in Southern Ocean County, founded to provide meaningful employment and job training for adolescents and adults with disabilities.

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Compassion Cafe seeks the integration of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities through hands-on training and employment in a small coffee shop environment.  By providing meaningful, paid employment for teens and adults with special needs, our employees will gain independence, self-confidence, and work skills for a successful future.


We offer part-time summer employment

in a small coffee shop setting while partnering with

local businesses in a true non-profit model.

Open for the season May 14th, 2024!

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Monday thru Thursday

7:00 -11:00 a.m.


Located at the Sea Shell Resort & Beach Club

10 S. Atlantic Ave.

Beach Haven, NJ 08008


Hot coffee, cold brew, tea, bagels, pastries, quiche, and a dog bakery

Click here for the full menu.

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Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @compassioncafelbi

Interested in learning more, employment or volunteering?

Email us at

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