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Emergency Housing Needs

Although NJ Citizen Action does not provide homelessness prevention counseling or services, you may want to contact an agency that provides Family Shelter (03), Transitional Housing (04) and/or Homelessness Counseling (10). In the following list, the numbers after the type of service correspond to those noted below each agency. We hope that this information will assist you in finding the help you need. Resources are organized by county:

Atlantic BergenBurlingtonCumberlandEssexGloucesterHudsonHunterdonMercerMiddlesex (New) • MonmouthMorrisOceanPassaicSalemSomerset (Updated)SussexUnion (Updated)


Atlantic — Essex
Gloucester — Ocean
Passaic — Union

Atlantic County

Atlantic City Rescue Mission
2009 Bacharach Blvd.
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
(609) 345-5517
02,03,08,09,10

Covenant House of New Jersey
929 Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
(609) 348-4070
02,03,09,10,08

Institute For Human Development
1315 Pacific Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
(609) 345-4035
02,10

Salvation Army
22 S. Texas Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
(609) 344-0660/345-8078
02,03,07,09,10

Foundations
PO Box 829
Pomona, New Jersey 08240
(609) 348-0615
04

Family Development Center
1421 Pacific Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
(609) 348-8335
03

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Bergen County

Center For Food Action (Emergency Rental Assistance)
192 W. Demarest Ave.
Englewood, New Jersey 07631
(201) 569-1804

Community Action Program
Drop-In Center/ Warner House/ Ladder Project
67 Orchard Street
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
(201) 488-5100
07,08,02,10,09

Community Action Program
Family Shelter
40 Passaic Street
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
09,10

Interreligious Fellowship Family Shelter
479 Maitland Ave
Teaneck, New Jersey 07666
(201) 833-8009
03,04,05,08,10

Mid-Bergen Community Mental Health Center
610 Industrial Ave.
Paramus, New Jersey 07652
(201) 265-8200
04

Shelter Our Sisters
PO Box 217
Hackensack, New Jersey 07602
(201) 836-1075
04,05,03,08,09,10

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Burlington County

Burlington County Action Program
718 Route 130 South
Burlington, New Jersey 08016
(609) 386-5800
02,03,04,09,10,08

Delaware House
25 Ikea Drive
West Hampton, New Jersey 08060
(609) 267-9339
06,09,10

Drenk Mental Health Center
45 High Street
Mt. Holly, New Jersey 08060
(609) 267-1377
09,10,08

Group Homes of Camden Co., Inc.
Primarily Youth 18-23
35 South 29th Street
Camden, New Jersey 08105
(856) 541-9283
06,02,08,09,10

Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center
1600 Haddon Avenue
Camden, New Jersey 08103
(856) 757-3500
08,10,11

North Camden Land Trust
644 North State Street
Camden, New Jersey 08102
(856) 966-4596
04

State Street Housing
532 State Street
Camden, New Jersey 08102
(856) 365-4400
04

My Brothers Keeper
40 York Street
Camden, New Jersey 08102
(856) 365-1336
02,04

Volunteers of America
408 Pine Street
Camden, New Jersey 08102
(856) 854-4660
03

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Cumberland County

Cumberland County Women Center
PO Box 921
Vineland, New Jersey 08360
(609) 825-3144
03

Cumberland Family Shelter
6140 Mays Landing Road
Vineland, New Jersey 08360
(609) 825-3144
03

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Essex County

Choices, Inc.
199 Roseville Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07
107 (973) 481-1889
04

First Hopewell Baptist Church
525 Orange Street
East Orange, New Jersey 07107
(973) 485-8100

Lighthouse Community Services
487 Washington Street
Newark, New Jersey 07102
(973) 802-1802
03,07,08

Salvation Army Cornerstone House
13 Fullerton Street
Montclair, New Jersey
(973) 744-3312
02,03,08

Apostle's House
16-24-Grant Street
Newark, New Jersey 07104
(973) 482-6609
03,04

Isaiah House
85-89 North 14th Street
East Orange, New Jersey 07018
03,04

NCC Harmony House
278-282 S. Orange Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07103
(973) 623-8555
04

St. Ann's
103 16th Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07102
(973) 242-6646
03

YMWCA of Newark/Vicinity
600 Broad Street
Newark, New Jersey 07103
(973) 624-8900
03

St. Rocco's Family Shelter
355 South 6th Street
Newark, New Jersey 07102
(973) 242-7242
03,07

Salvation Army Feeding Program
13 Trinity Place
Montclair, New Jersey 07042
(973) 744-3312
02,03,08

Interfaith Hospitality Network
47 Cleveland Street
Orange, New Jersey 07018
(973) 414-9856
03

Mt. Calvary Mission
1114 Broad Street
Newark, New Jersey 07103
(973) 621-2873
03

Missionaries of Charity
60 Jay Street
Newark, New Jersey 07103
(973) 483-0165
03,08

Catholic Community Services
1160 Raymond Blvd.
Newark, New Jersey 07102
(973) 596-4040

The Restoration Center
300 South 12th Street
Newark, New Jersey 07103

Offender Aid and Restoration
303 University Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07102

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Gloucester County

Lighthouse Community, Inc.
682 N. Broad Street
Woodbury, New Jersey 08096
(609) 856-1761
04

Tri-County CAP
143 West Broad Street
Bridgeton, New Jersey 08032
(609) 451-6330
04

Volunteers of America
Road - 1 Box 269A
Glassboro, New Jersey 08028
(609) 881-5550
03

Volunteers of America
St. Paul's Methodist Church
Church Street
Thorofare, New Jersey 08086
01,02,04

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Hudson County

Catholic Community Services
Anthony House
246 Second Street
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
(201) 420-1070
03,04,07

Catholic Community Services
Franciska Residence
615 Grove Street
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
(201) 653-3366
03,04,08

Catholic Community Services
Neuville Housing
619 Grove Street
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
(201) 656-5771
04

North Hudson, CAC
507 26th Street
Union City, New Jersey 07087
(201) 866-2388
01,04

Seton House
181 Carteret Avenue
Jersey City, New Jersey 07305
(201) 451-6199
04

Lutheran Social Services
St. Paul's Shelter
657 Bergen Avenue
Union City, New Jersey 07087
(201) 348-8150
03,08

York Street Project
St. Joseph's Home
81 York Street
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
(201) 431-9280
04

Salvation Army Adult Rehab. Center
248 Ere Street
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
(201) 653-3071
04

The House of Faith, Inc.
713 Washington Street
Hoboken, New Jersey 07030

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Hunterdon County

Interfaith Hospitality Network
10 East Main Street
Flemington, New Jersey 08822
(908) 782-2490
03

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Mercer County

Mount Carmel Guild
73 N. Clinton Avenue
Trenton, New Jersey 08638
(609) 392-3402
04

Doorway to Hope, Inc.
827 East State Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08609
(609) 396-5579
04

Exchange Club of Princeton
PO Box 6094
Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648
04,08

Lifeline Emergency Shelter
300 South Clinton Avenue
Trenton, New Jersey 08609
(609) 392-7665
03

Catholic Charities
319 East State Street
City Hall Annex
Trenton, New Jersey 08608-1865Middlesex County

Catholic Charities Ozanam Family Shelter
89 Truman Drive
Edison, New Jersey 08827
(908) 985-0327
03

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Middlesex County

FISH Hospitality Program
P.O. Box 170
Dunellen, NJ 08812
(732) 968-5957
02,03

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Monmouth County

Interfaith Neighbors, Inc.
1208 Main Street
Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712
(732) 775-0525
04

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Morris County

Eric Johnson House
44 South Street
Morristown, New Jersey 07960
(201) 326-9636
04

Hope House Homesharing
19-21 Belmont Avenue
Dover, New Jersey 07801
(201) 761-5555
04

Interfaith Council for the Homeless
51 Washington Street
Morristown, New Jersey 07960-6811
(201) 644-2757
03

Homeless Solutions, Paula Barber
PO Box 282
Morristown, New Jersey 07960-0282
(201) 993-0833
03

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Ocean County

Amity House
211 Garden Street
PO Box 751
Mount Holly, New Jersey 00860
(908) 775-0720
04

Transitional Housing Program
Department of Community Affairs
1510 Hooper Avenue
Toms River, New Jersey 08753
(908) 255-0828
04

Catholic Charities of Ocean County
383 West State Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08618

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Passaic County

Eva's Sheltering Programs
Family Shelter
38 Elm Street
Paterson, New Jersey 07505
03

Paterson Coalition for Housing
262 Main Street
Patterson, New Jersey 07505
(201) 684-5998
04

Paterson Task Force
Hilltop Haven
36-38 Circle Drive
Paterson, New Jersey 07522
(201) 279-2333
03

St. Joseph's Hospital
Harbor House
703 Main Street
Patterson, New Jersey 07503
(201) 977-2000
04

Hispanic Multi-Purpose Service Center
911 East 23rd Street
Patterson, New Jersey 07513
(201) 684-3320

St. Paul's Community Services, Inc.
449-456 Van Houten Street
Patterson, New Jersey 07055
(201) 278-7900
02,04

St. Peter's Haven
390 Clifton Avenue
Clifton, New Jersey 07011
(201) 546-3406
03

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Salem County

Community Outreach, Inc.
168 East Broadway
Salem, New Jersey 08079
(609) 935-2940
04

Open Door Outreach, Inc.
55 Walnut Street
Penns Grove, New Jersey 08069
(609) 299-9638
03

Tri-County Action Agency
14 New Market Street
Salem, New Jersey 08079
(609) 395-8919
04

Inte Agency Council of Human Services
98 Market Street
Salem, New Jersey
(856) 935-7510

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Somerset County

Alternatives, Inc.
Franklin House
558 Madison Avenue
Somerset, New Jersey 08873
(908) 685-1444
04

Alternatives, Inc.
Transitional Housing III
224 Charlotte Avenue
Somerset, New Jersey 08873
(908) 685-1444 XT. 248-Lynn Kovich
04

Alternatives, Inc.
Transitional Housing I - Warehouse Apartments
New Street
Somerville, New Jersey 08876
(908) 685-1444
04

Interfaith Hospitality Network of Somerset County
98 West End Avenue
PO Box 575
Somerville, New Jersey 08876
(908) 704-1920
03

Lyons VA Medical Center
Domiciliary Operations
Knollcroft Road
Lyons, New Jersey 07939
(908) 647-0108
04

Volunteers of America
Agape House
128 East Main Street
Somerville, New Jersey 08876
(908) 707-9753
03

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FISH Hospitality Program
P.O. Box 170
Dunellen, NJ 08812
(732) 968-5957
02,03

Plainfield YMCA
YMCA Emergency Services
518 Watchung Avenue
Plainfield, New Jersey 07060
(908) 756-6060

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Sussex County

Samaritan Inn, Inc.
103 Route 23
Hamburg, New Jersey 07419
(201) 827-8911
04

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Union County

Alternative Living Program
118 Division Street
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201
(908) 352-2966
02,03,04

THE FOLLOWING ENTRY IS UPDATED:
FISH Hospitality Program
P.O. Box 170
Dunellen, NJ 08812
(732) 968-5957
02,03

Interfaith Council for the Homeless
PO Box 569
120 West 7th Street
Plainfield, New Jersey 07061-0569
(908) 753-4001
02,03,04,07

Proceed, Inc.
815 Elizabeth Avenue
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201
(908) 351-7727
04

Repheal's Life House
231 Court Street
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201
(908) 354-4750
04

Salvation Army of Plainfield
615 Watchung Avenue
Plainfield, New Jersey 07060
(908) 355-9622
02,03,07

YMCA of Plainfield
518 Watchung Avenue
Plainfield, New Jersey 07060
(908) 756-6060
02,03

YMCA of Eastern Union County
1131 East Jersey Street
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201
(908) 355-9622
03,05

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