Self-Sufficiency Services

Community Based Program

General Information
Description of ServiceNESF works closely with city & county welfare agency’s to provide intensive case management services for those involved with the Supportive Assistance to Individuals & Families (SAIF) program. This program is available, by referral only, to those individuals who have or are about to reach their lifetime limit (60 months) of public assistance benefits.

The goal of this service is to assist clients in reaching a state of financial and residential self-sufficiency whether that’s through obtaining job training and employment or through securing another form of permanent income.

Clients are assisted in accomplishing these goals with the implementation of the “Adkins Lifeskills Training”. Clients are provided with training and information about basic life and work skills by trained NESF case managers.

NESF also works with the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) to provide permanent housing placement and continued supportive services to nine individuals for a period of up to five years.
LocationEssex County
Geographical AreaNorthern
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Client Information
Target PopulationFamilies
Languages SpokenSpanish, Creole
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesSliding scale
Insurance AcceptedMedicare, Medicaid, Private Ins.
Hours of Operation Mon - Thurs 9am-4pm Fri 1pm-4pm Closed every first Friday of the Month
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Contact Information
Contact's Phone 973-643-5727
Physical Site Address 1 982 Broad Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Newark, NJ 07102
Main Phone 973-643-5727
Fax 973-643-2842
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Newark Emergency Services for Families, Inc.-NESF
Affiliated Program: Community Based Program
This Service: Self-Sufficiency Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Outpatient ()
Child/Adolescents Outpatient ()
Community Mental Health ()