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  • Employee Of The Month: Leiron Flournoy

    It’s easy to see why young people gravitate towards Leiron Flournoy. With eight children of his own, Flournoy ...

    Posted at February 8, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Time To Zumba: Seniors Exercise At NCC

    Residents of New Community Manor Senior got up and danced to the beat during a recent session of Zumba. The popular aerobic fitness routine features dance moves choreographed to upbeat Latin music. Manor Senior residents, which includes both senior citizens and disabled adults, participated in the session held in the building’s newly renovated community room. The Department of Health and Social Services organized the event. Photos courtesy of Donnette Burrowes-Williams.

    Posted at February 8, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • 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