To provide assist and support families and individuals in crisis. Assisting the homeless, low income and unemployed with their basic needs and support to gain self sufficiency.
To create and establish, a greater Essex County community where the well-being of children, families, and individuals are valued, nurtured and supported to maintain an improved quality of life through self-sufficiency.
Programs & Services
Newark Emergency Services for Families, Inc. (NESF) provides programs and services to residents throughout Essex County. We provide support to our families and individuals in the community through many of our programs and services at NESF. Programs and services dual Homeless Drop-in Center, Emergency Housing Assistance, SAIF program, Re-Entry and off-site location Weequahic Family Success Center (WFSC). With our Intensive Case management and our referral network we are able to assist families and individuals who face multiply barriers to achieve self-sufficiency by providing them with the resources to maintain stable housing and income.