Welcome to New Community Corporation
New Community Corporation 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. Take a look at NCC's impact by the numbers.
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.
Register Today For Fabulous Me Womanhood Conference 2016
New Community's Family Service Bureau will host its annual Fabulous Me Womanhood Conference June 10, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Seton Hall University. The conference is designed to educate, empower and inspire young women, between the ages of 12 and 17, on topics such as healthy relationships, cyber-bullying, body image, self-esteem and more. Register online here. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. For more information, call 973-412-2056 or email email@example.com.
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.
More than 2,800 people received food at our emergency food pantry; 1,398 people received intensive case management at SAIF; 200 people attended a job training program; and 6,045 services were provided to nearly 2,000 people at our one-stop Family Resource Success Center from Sept. 2014 to Dec. 2015. Read more.
Since its formation, New Community has published studies, quarterly newsletters, a monthly community newspaper and editorials that serve to illustrate and provide insight into the community development movement. Read more.