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.
A Medical Miracle: Caring Medical Team To NCC Founder’s Rescue
Monsignor William J. Linder, the founder and board chairman of New Community Corporation, called it a miracle. His three doctors and the director of nursing at New Community agree. After months of painstaking medical attention, doctors say Monsignor Linder is in the clear after being at risk of having his left leg amputated, above the knee. Each of the doctors—Monsignor's primary care physician, cardiologist and podiatrist—all played a crucial role on the medical team. However it was Director of Nursing Veronica Onwunaka who stepped in as the role of "coach," said Dr. Mark Granata, podiatrist and wound care specialist. Read more.
How Are We Doing? Extended Care Facility Satisfaction Survey
New Community's Extended Care Facility staff deeply value the feedback received from family members, friends and visitors who have a loved one here at Extended Care. Please take a moment to fill out the Family/Responsible Party Satisfaction Survey, which will help us evaluate your satisfaction in all areas of your loved one's care—from medical attention to resident rights and amenities. Your response plays a key role in our mission to deliver quality care. Find the survey online here or download the PDF and return to Facility Administrator Robert Smolin.
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)