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  • Construction Zone: ‘A Better Life’ Is In Progress

    The view from 14th Avenue: There’s visible progress made each day. A Better Life is New Community’s permanent supportive housing project for the chronically homeless, which officially broke ground on Sept. 28, 2016. Soon after that, the foundation was in place, beams were erected and walls stood where there once was an empty lot near the corner of 14th Avenue and ...

    Posted at February 7, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • NCC Offers Free Income Tax Prep

    New Community is offering free income tax preparation services to qualified individuals during tax season. The services are offered at the NCC Family Resource Success Center, located at 274 South Orange Ave.in Newark, through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program. For more information or ...

    Posted at February 7, 2017 | By : | Categories : Adult Learning Center,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Back To Basics

    Editorial By Monsignor William J. Linder Now that the pageantry of the president’s inauguration is over, the real work must begin. Let’s start with the basics, shall we? Many Americans have recovered from the Great Recession but some people are still reeling from its effects. The middle and upper classes have largely benefited from the growth but a Brookings Institute study shows ...

    Posted at February 6, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Bail Reform Takes Effect In NJ, Providers Gather At NCC To Learn Of Impact

    Take a moment to digest this startling statistic: One in eight inmates housed in New Jersey’s county jails was incarcerated because they ...

    Posted at February 6, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Family Resource Success Center Has New Location

    The  New Community Family Resource Success Center has moved! The same vital resources and friendly staff serving the community can now be found at ...

    Posted at February 5, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Better You, Better Me

    By Lesley Leslie If you are reading this article, consider the fact that unlike many others you are blessed and fortunate enough to have lived through another year. As you settle into 2017, you may have already begun to evaluate your life and perhaps you’re looking for ways to improve yourself. You could be someone who wants to go back to ...

    Posted at January 27, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Extended Care Listens To Our Residents

    At New Community Extended Care Facility, our staff takes the time to ask for input from residents. We really listen. Recently, in preparation for creating the holiday meal menu, residents participated in a meeting Extended Care staff Elizabeth Brookins, Jackie Henry and Delores Thomas to ...

    Posted at January 26, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • GED In Sight, Even At Age 61

    Rudy Campbell is determined to make up for failing out of high school. After skipping the last three weeks of school, Campbell did not receive his ...

    Posted at January 25, 2017 | By : | Categories : Adult Learning Center,Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • New Community Is Hiring: Open Positions

    New Community is hiring for the following open positions. To apply online, please visit https://newcommunity.submit4jobs.com. Due to the volume of applications, NCC will only contact candidates of interest. NCC is an equal opportunity employer. For more details on the requirements of each position, visit https://newcommunity.submit4jobs.com. Accountant Full Time Responsibilities include working with designated group(s) to help establish and maintain an accurate financial record of revenue and expenditures. Activity Assistant Full Time The Activity Assistant ...

    Posted at January 24, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Ladies Motorcycle Group Revs Up Holiday Cheer For NCC Families

    These ladies in leather jackets may look tough from the outside, but their hearts are only filled with generosity. H.O.O.D. Ryderz Ladiez Motorcycle Club hosted a holiday party for New Community families at the Neighborhood Center on Hayes Street. The festivities featured a buffet dinner, clothing distribution and toy giveaways. New Community expresses its gratitude to the H.O.O.D. Ryderz and wishes the ladies happy holidays! Photos courtesy of Dorothy Artis. [gallery columns="2" size="medium" ...

    Posted at January 24, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment