New Community Prepares for Staff’s Return to On-Site Work
Members of New Community’s Safe Reopening Committee assess workspaces at New Community Career & Technical Institute (NCCTI) July 9. The committee, tasked with helping department directors in their plans to bring employees back to their desks, conducted site visits throughout the NCC network to ensure social distancing was possible and determine the need for signage. Photo courtesy of Benjamin Galvez.

New Community Prepares for Staff’s Return to On-Site Work

As the COVID-19 pandemic persists nationwide, New Community continues to take steps to ensure its sites are as safe as possible for employees, residents and clients. The Safe Reopening Committee…

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NCCTI Welcomes Students Back to Campus
An Automotive Technician student works on a tire at the NCCTI Training Center.

NCCTI Welcomes Students Back to Campus

New Community Career & Technical Institute (NCCTI) opened its classrooms back up to students July 27 after having to suspend in-person instruction in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Because…

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NJ National Guard Assists Extended Care During Pandemic
Extended Care staff thanked members of the New Jersey National Guard for their assistance with a banner on their last day. Photo courtesy of Fred Hunter.

NJ National Guard Assists Extended Care During Pandemic

Members of the New Jersey National Guard provided assistance to New Community Extended Care Facility, 266 South Orange Ave., Newark, from June 10 to July 18. The service members engaged…

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Harmony House Thanks Donors, Community Partners
Food donations from a variety of places, including World Central Kitchen, have come in to Harmony House. Photo courtesy of Yonette Fredericks.

Harmony House Thanks Donors, Community Partners

Dear Donors and Community Partners: Harmony House management and the families would like to take a moment to express our deep appreciation for all the support and aid that have…

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Remembering Longtime Extended Care Housekeeping Staff Member
Dehab Teklit worked at New Community Extended Care Facility for about 23 years when she passed away June 19 at the age of 58. Photo courtesy of Fenan Hidrat.

Remembering Longtime Extended Care Housekeeping Staff Member

Those who knew Dehab Teklit remember a woman whose smile would light up a room and whose positive attitude and kindness stood out. She was a fixture at New Community…

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Extended Care Mourns Loss of Director of Social Services
Avril Cunningham worked at New Community Extended Care Facility for 25 years before she passed away in April. Photo courtesy of Marjorie Scarder.

Extended Care Mourns Loss of Director of Social Services

Avril Cunningham always had a warm greeting for those at New Community Extended Care Facility. She was committed to her job as Director of Social Services, working in her role…

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