Welcome to New Community Corporation
New Community Corporation (NCC) is recognized as one of the largest, most comprehensive community development corporations in the U.S. We have been at the vanguard of providing safe, decent and attractive housing for low-income residents for more than 45 years. Our vast array of services are provided "Under One Roof" and reach every stage of life. We offer a one-stop resource center, early childhood development, youth services, workforce training, adult continuing education, family transitional housing, food pantry, mental health services, extended care for seniors, a community newspaper and arts and cultural events.
Automotive, Building Trades Programs Accepting Applications
NCC Workforce Development Center is currently recruiting students for its Automotive Technician Training and Building Trades Training programs. Automotive is open to all applicants ages 18 and older. Successful graduates will receive 31 industry-recognized credentials. Building Trades is accepting applications from Newark residents between the ages of 16 to 24. The course covers basic carpentry, electricity plumbing and an internship. For more information, call Workforce at 973-824-6484 or visit the center at 274 South Orange Ave. in Newark, NJ, 07103.
Now Open: Financial Opportunity Center At NCC
New Community's Financial Opportunity Center helps low to moderate income families boost earnings, reduce expenses and make sound financial decisions that lead to asset building through an integrated service model approach. The Financial Opportunity Center is proud to offer employment services, financial coaching, access to income supports, credit counseling, financial literacy, job preparation, referrals to job training programs and more. The center is located at 274 South Orange Ave. in Newark, on the first floor of the Workforce Development Center. For more information, call 973-824-6484.
Established in the midst of civil unrest in Newark in 1968, New Community was founded by Monsignor William J. Linder and a small group of civic-minded residents. Since then, New Community has grown into one of the largest and most comprehensive community development corporations in the country. (read more)
Since its formation, New Community Corporation has published studies, quarterly newsletters, a monthly community newspaper and editorials that all serve to illustrate and provide insight into the community development movement. (read more)