Clients receive assistance with a variety of crisis situations. Assistance includes food vouchers to avert hunger and emergency motel shelter or temporary housing for those displaced by fires or sudden building closures. Location: 7007 Polk Street, Guttenberg, NJ 07093 Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm Contact: 201-210-0333 Ext. 22105
Eligible individuals and families can receive short-term financial assistance if they are at risk of becoming homeless. Client must be facing eviction, and have no means to pay the past due rent. Clients must have sufficient income to continue paying their rent once assistance is provided. Clients also receive strength-based case management and referrals to other services to assist with maintaining long-term stability. Location: 7007 Polk Street, Guttenberg, NJ 07093 Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm Contact: 201-210-0333 Ext. 22105 and 22108
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have transitioned to working remotely. No client office appointments are available at this time. Please call to speak to a housing counselor during our M-F office hours for further assistance and information.
* HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agency * HUD Certified Housing Counselor on staff Housing Counseling/Tenant Advocacy offers a wide range of housing counseling services:
All of our housing counseling services are provided in English and Spanish, and our facility is handicap accessible. However, if you need assistance due to other language barriers, to visual/hearing limitations or other impairments, let us know in order to make the necessary accommodations for you.
Location: 407 39th St, Floor 2, Union City, NJ 07087 Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm | Tuesday: 10:30am—7:00pm Call for an appointment: 201-866-3140
The program of Immigration and Naturalization Services helps people to complete their applications for Naturalization, Adjustment of status as a Permanent Resident, Employment Authorization, Family-based Petitions, Fiancée Petitions, Renew Permanent Resident Cards, Removing Conditional Resident Cards, Travel Permits, Affidavit of Support, National Visa Center and Consular proceedings, translations, letters, Immigration Requests, Renewing DACA, TPS, Abused people by U.S or LPR spouses, Replacing certificates of naturalization, Renewing expired paroles, Changes of Address for Lawful Permanent Residence or pending applications, Notices of Appeal for Motions, etc. This program has more than 50 years of experience helping people throughout the United States. Location: 7007 Polk Street, Guttenberg, NJ 07093 Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm Contact: 201-210-0333 Ext. 22101/22102
|Location: 7007 Polk Street, Guttenberg, NJ Hours: Wednesday – 4:00am—8:00pm; Saturday 10:00am – 2:00pm Contact: 201-941-2977 for an appointment|
Job Placement Services places individuals with various abilities into positions throughout the community by partnering with local businesses needing qualified and motivated employees at no cost to the applicant and employer. Career Specialists work closely with businesses in all sectors to match the job seeker’s skills and abilities to specific job demands of the partner employers.
Location: 400-38th Street, Suite 214, Union City, NJ 07087 Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm Contact: Olga Velez, 551-888-0398 or Santy Baez, 551-888-0397
Project SHAPE is the North Hudson Region’s single point of contact agency for all information pertaining to senior citizens. As qualified Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counseling Agency, the program assists seniors with insurance matters as well as provides a wide variety of information, resources, and screenings for residents 60 years of age and older:
Location: 400-38th Street, Suite 213 & 219, Union City, NJ 07087 Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm Contact: 201-867-0002 (English) or 201-867-7175 (Spanish)
Rapidly connects families and individuals experiencing homelessness to permanent housing. The program is tailored to provide supportive services in order to resolve barriers and challenges to obtain and maintain housing. The following is the criteria for eligibility: (1) family or individual must have a household annual income less than or equal to 50% of Area Median Income**, (2) no current residence, (3) lack resources and support networks needed to obtain other permanent housing and (4) meets one of the following homeless situations:
Location: 7007 Polk Street, Guttenberg, NJ 07093 Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm Contact: 201-210-0333 Ext. 22103
The Residential Maintenance Program provides free home repairs for seniors. The criteria are basic: a senior 60 years or older who is a home owner of (a) 1-4 family residences or a tenant with a repair not the responsibility of the landlord; no income requirements; the repair should be related to a health or safety issue, but can also involve simple tasks as raking leaves or snow removal.
Location: 7007 Polk Street, Guttenberg, NJ 07093 Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8:30am—5:00pm Contact: 201-210-0333 Ext. 22106