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  • Wellness Tip: Flu and Cold Season are Here!

    Here are some important tips to prevent colds and flu: •  Wash your hands frequently with disinfectant or anti-bacterial soap – Most cold and flu viruses are spread through direct contact. If you are around someone who is sick, wash your hands even more frequently. • Don’t cover your sneezes and coughs with your hands – This may seem like a polite gesture but sneezing or coughing in your hands spreads germs. Turn your head away from people and use your inner ...

    Posted at December 23, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Teodoro Rivera

    When you live where Teodoro Rivera lives, it’s hard not to lend a helping hand. Rivera lives directly across the hallway from the Health and Social Services office on the first floor of New Community Roseville Senior, where ...

    Posted at December 23, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Social Security News: Help Social Security Help The Homeless

    By Ammy Plummer Social Security District Manager Springfield Avenue, Newark NJ December 21 is National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day. Since 1990, on or near the first day of winter and the longest night of the year, the National Coalition for the Homeless brings attention to and seeks compassion for the homeless who have died because they didn’t have a warm, safe place to sleep. Even as the recovery works its way through the entire economy, no one is ...

    Posted at December 22, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • NCC Tackles Topic Of Homelessness On Lisa Durden Show

    Kim Davis-Phillips and her family ...

    Posted at December 19, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
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  • Tis The Season

    Dear Friend Of NCC, Since Gregory enrolled in our Community Hills Early Learning Center at age 3, the transformation ...

    Posted at December 16, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,Events,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Employee Of The Month: Nelly Payen

    Nelly Payen has her finger on the pulse of Community Hills Early Learning Center. On a given day, she juggles tuition payments from parents, checks classrooms for adequate heat and will even troubleshoot an afternoon snack that needs more fruit (to meet state-mandated nutrition guidelines). If there are issues to be resolved, Payen, an Administrative Assistant at Community Hills, is soon ...

    Posted at December 15, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Shop Online This Holiday Season, Support NCC

    Did you know that your online holiday shopping can help support New Community? Yes, that’s right! Online retail giant Amazon gives back .5 percent of each purchase to New Community through its Amazon Smiles Program. Visit http://smile.amazon.com and select “New Community Corporation, Newark, NJ” and start shopping! Also, GoodShop and GoodSearch contribute a percentage of your online purchases ...

    Posted at December 14, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Story Time At NCC Gardens Senior

    Eighth grade students from Marion P. Thomas Charter School in Newark recently brought their favorite stories to read to residents of New Community Gardens Senior. The students spent time with the seniors as part of their community service hours. Gardens Senior resident Patricia Murphy, in bottom left photo, listens as Assata Al’Sincere, 13, reads. Bottom right photo: Thirteen-year-old Ari-Yonnah Paige, holding book, reads to resident Tammie ...

    Posted at December 13, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • New Community Gospel Choir Belts Out Praise

    New Community Gospel Choir celebrated its 17th anniversary by holding a concert at Congregational Baptist Church in Newark recently. The singers and musicians, which included former NCC employees like Christina Robinson, top left, filled the sanctuary with gospel worship and were joined by performers from three other groups: the Golden Lights, top right, My Sister’s Keeper Praise Dancers, bottom right, and Blessed Assurance Praise Team, not ...

    Posted at December 12, 2014 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment