Read more about the article New Community Helps Connect Newark Residents to Rental Assistance
New Community Family Resource Success Center Director Joann Williams-Swiney, left, helps Newark resident Anisha Mohammed apply for the city’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). New Community is one of the community-based organizations that partnered with the City of Newark to help connect residents financially impacted by COVID-19 to emergency rental assistance.

New Community Helps Connect Newark Residents to Rental Assistance

Updated December 9, 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic has not only been a health crisis, but it has also had a devastating financial impact for many. One of those people is…

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Read more about the article NESF Day of Service: Recognition of World Homeless Day
Harmony House Director Yonette Fredericks at Newark Emergency Services for Families Event in Newark on Oct. 8. Photo courtesy of Yonette Fredericks.

NESF Day of Service: Recognition of World Homeless Day

Newark Emergency Services for Families (NESF) acknowledged World Homeless Day on Friday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Lincoln Park, Downtown Newark. The annual event was coordinated…

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Read more about the article Family Service Bureau Employee Promoted to Executive Director
Vito Andrisani was promoted to Executive Director of Family Service Bureau (FSB) on May 15. He previously served as the Site Director for FSB’s Kearny location and Administrator of both Newark and Kearny locations. Photo courtesy of Vito Andrisani.

Family Service Bureau Employee Promoted to Executive Director

Family Service Bureau (FSB) has a new Executive Director with a familiar face in the agency. Vito Andrisani first joined FSB as the Site Director for the Kearny location in…

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Read more about the article New Community Participates in Newark Equitable Vaccine Initiative
Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, United Way of Greater Newark President and CEO Catherine Wilson, New Community Chief Operating Officer Fred Hunter, University Hospital President and CEO Dr. Shereef Elnahal, Newark Department of Health and Community Wellness Director Dr. Mark Wade and IHOP Multi-Franchise Owner and Cornbread Co-Founder Adenah Bayoh, left to right, at the kickoff to the Newark Equitable Vaccine Initiative. Photo by RyArMo Photography Studio.

New Community Participates in Newark Equitable Vaccine Initiative

New Community is one of the community organizations working to ensure residents of color have access to COVID-19 vaccines through the Newark Equitable Vaccine Initiative. The initiative kicked off on…

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Free COVID-19 Crisis Counseling Services Available to Residents of Bergen, Essex, Hudson and Passaic Counties

Family Service Bureau of Newark, an affiliate of New Community Corporation, is offering the NJ Hope and Healing Crisis Counseling Program (CCP) for residents of Bergen, Essex, Hudson and Passaic…

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Read more about the article Coping with COVID-19: How New Community is Helping During the Pandemic
NCC’s Resident Services Department has continued providing food to those in need throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. From left to right: Manor Senior Resident Services Coordinators Erika Furcal and Guadalupe Cepeda and Home Friend Program Coordinator/Food Pantry Representative Flavia Pinheiro. Photo courtesy of Resident Services.

Coping with COVID-19: How New Community is Helping During the Pandemic

The global COVID-19 pandemic has impacted many aspects of life for people and businesses around the world. New Community has had to make adjustments to its operations, but it has…

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