Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark – CCANNJ

Partner Overview

For 115 years, this local Church of Newark, through Catholic Charities, has worked to strengthen and preserve family life and restore the dignity of every individual. Through the people of Catholic Charities, we shelter the homeless, feed the hungry, care for the elderly and the ill, and educate children and adults.

Service Overview

-Adult Basic Education program provides on-site access to English as a Second Language and GED preparation. GED Preparation program offers GED in a classroom setting
-Adoption services
-Affordable, high-quality early childhood education to children in Newark, Bloomfield and Elizabeth
-Emergency shelter for the homeless and for those who are HIV-positive
-Affordable housing for low-income families
-Behavioral Health Services
-Children & Family Services
-Community Access & Volunteer Services
-Counseling and support services for at-risk youth and their families
-HIV/Aids Services
-Housing Services
-Immigration Services
-Job training
-Programs for the elderly
-Psychological and psychiatric help for those with mental illness
-Workforce Development