Rockaway Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Rockaway, New Jersey Homeless Shelters and Services for the needy page. Below are all of the homeless shelters and services for the needy that provide help to those in need for Rockaway, NJ and surrounding cities.



We also provide other homeless resources such as transitional resources for the homeless. Homeless clinic and treatment center resources are also provided on the right navigational bar.

Many shelters also provide services such as alcohol and drug rehab treatment along with clinics. I try to provide as much information as possible on my details pages.



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Homeless Solutions, Inc.

Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
5.85 miles from city center Rockaway
973-993-0900
 We provide four separate Shelter Programs, a Transitional Housing Program, and The Mt. Kemble Home, a program for senior women of limited means.Family & Single Womenís ProgramThe Family Shelter Program for women and their children provides case
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Interfaith Council for Homeless Families of Morris County

Morristown, NJ 07962
6.84 miles from city center Rockaway
973-998-0820
Interfaith Council for Homeless Families of Morris County (Interfaith Council) is a non-sectarian, not-for-profit organization dedicated to ending the crisis of homelessness faced by Morris County families by partnering with public and private agencies, religious congregations and community voluntee
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Salvation Army Morristown Emergency Assistance

Morristown, NJ 07960
7.09 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 539 - 2700
Short-term, non-permanent emergency assistance, including food, and utility and rental assistance, first months rent to individuals, families, and groups unable to provide such services for themselves. Participant in NJ Shares. Referrals to service units for those outside of Morristown area. Towns s
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Our Place Day Shelter

Morristown, NJ 07960
7.22 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 539 - 9920
A multi-service daytime drop-in-center for the homeless and poor. We provide a legal address for people to use to apply for social services, jobs, register to vote or personal reasons. We also provide free use of the telephone for both outgoing and incoming calls. Our goal is to empower people to be
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Market Street Mission of Morristown

Morristown, NJ 07960
7.36 miles from city center Rockaway
973-538-0431
Emergency Shelter, Meals and Substance Abuse Recovery program for men.
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Samaritan Inn Emergency Homeless Shelter Program

Franklin, NJ 07416
15.70 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 827 - 8911
Caller must be homeless in Sussex County and not have access to any other resource)financial or friends who can provide temporary shelter until business hours); must have valid identification; must be over 18 years old; assessed to be psychiatrically, medically and cognitively stable and self suffic
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Sussex County Homelessness Program

Newton, NJ 07860
16.58 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 383 - 3600
Provides emergency funds and services to eligible households for homeless prevention, becoming homeless. Assistance is subject to the availability of funds, and not an entitlement. Utility shut-offs, temporary rental assistance, relocation and permanent housing. Eligibility Homel
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Salvation Army Cornerstone Shelter

Montclair, NJ 07042
16.62 miles from city center Rockaway
973-744-8666
Emergency shelter for adults and families living in the suburban area of Essex County. Eligibility: Adults and Families.The Salvation Army operates an emergency shelter in Montclair with a 23 bed capacity. The program offers additional supportive services to facilitate independence and
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REAL House Inc. Juniper House

Montclair, NJ 07042
17.02 miles from city center Rockaway
973-746-2401
Juniper House is the Licensed Shelter operated under the REAL House umbrella of treatment services. Our goal is to provide a setting where residents learn to empower themselves through making positive choices for their future. We encourage women to slow down and take some time in getting to know wh
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Real House Inc Women Shelter in Montclair New Jersey

Montclair, NJ 07042
17.02 miles from city center Rockaway
973-746-2400
Real House was established 10 years ago. It is a shelter for women in the process of recovery from substance and domestic abuse. Here we strive to empower women through quality support services. We provide a clean and safe home base environment for our women, where they can do the necessary inner-wo
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Turning Point Community Services - Support Services

Maplewood, NJ 07040
17.24 miles from city center Rockaway
973-374-7838
Emergency residence dedicated to the provision of housing and support services to homeless single women and their children.We have NEVER accepted men in our facility. P Our primary mission commits us to empowering underserved individuals with an initial focus on homeless individu
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Hill Top Haven Family Shelter

Paterson, NJ 07522
17.78 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 279-2333
A residential shelter for homeless families (women and their children). Residents receive sleeping accommodations and three meals per day, as well as assistance with finding permanent housing and services. Arrangements are made for residents to receive employment opportunities, mental health treatme
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Sheltering Arms Affordable Housing For Homeless Families

Paterson, NJ 07505
17.80 miles from city center Rockaway
(201) 684 - 5998
Affordable housing for homeless families. Must be homeless & head of household must be disabled. Residents are chosen based on their expected rate of success in this type of housing program. Medical and dental care for residents, day care services, after school programs, and recreational activities
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Eva's Village Shelter, Addiction Treatment, Soup Kitchen

Paterson, NJ 07501
17.84 miles from city center Rockaway
973-523-6220
Has a men's shelter 40 beds, women's shelter 36 beds and shelter for women with children 18 mothers and up to 42 children. Eva's Village is a uniquely progressive and comprehensive non-profit social service organization dedicated to fighting homelessness and poverty. Our mission is to
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Passaic County Interfaith Hospitality Network

Paterson, NJ 07501
17.87 miles from city center Rockaway

Emergency Shelter
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Essex County Citizen Service - Emergency Assistance

East Orange, NJ 07018
18.23 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 395 - 8400
This Division serves as the County's anti-poverty agency and provides a number of valuable emergency assistance and social services to individuals facing crisis situations. This Division: Offers Emergency and Home Energy Assistance (NJ Shares) Promotes Homelessness Preve
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Safe House Shelter For Victims of Domestic Violence

Bloomfield, NJ 07003
18.36 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 759 - 2154
Victims of domestic violence. Emergency shelter, medical attention, case management, legal advocacy, court accompaniment, 24-hour hotline & shelter admission, food, clothing, comprehensive children's program, support group & individual counseling, housing advocacy, information & refer
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Gospel Services Benevolent Society Inc

Irvington, NJ 07111
18.62 miles from city center Rockaway
973-375-8900
70 bed Men/Women ages 18+ double/triple room occupancy, newly installed handicap accessible elevator,24 hour staff & surveillance system, free laundry service, internet access, etc.
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St. Paul's Community Development Corp - Emergency Men's Shelter

Paterson, NJ 07501
18.65 miles from city center Rockaway
(973)278-7900
Emergency shelter, clothing, and food are provided to homeless men at a capacity of 40 beds. For men entering the shelter, a comprehensive assessment is done to determine what is needed beyond the immediate night off the street. Referrals are provided for housing, employment, mental health services
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Path - Homeless Case Management

East Orange, NJ 07018
18.66 miles from city center Rockaway
973-266-4481
Agency: East Orange General Hospital. Homeless case management services for patients residing in Essex County who suffer from mental illness. Patient advocates and linkages to financial, medical and psychiatric services provided.
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Village for Humanity Homeless Services

irvington, NJ 07111
19.54 miles from city center Rockaway
973 399 1393
A village for humanity provides men whom have in some way lost their footing an opportunity to re-establish and/or find their proper place in society by providing the basic necessity of supportive and stable housing.In our residential facility, we offer comprehensive services in a "homey" yet struct
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Hope Through Care

Clifton, NJ 07011
19.55 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 262-5616
Transitional housing. Aimed at homeless families with children transitioning into independent living. Hope through Care, Inc. is an independent, non-profit organization that serves families with children in Passaic County community of Northern New Jersey.The objectives are:   See more details

ANSWERS Moving Forward Inc.

newark, NJ 07103
19.56 miles from city center Rockaway
9734162679
ANSWERS Moving Forward (AMF) is a nonprofit corporation formed to serve the male population in need of temporary shelter. Our facility is centrally located in Newark and is close to mass transportation We provide a clean and safe environment for our residents. We specifically focus on the clients n
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Salvation Army Emergency Assistance

Union, NJ 07083
19.58 miles from city center Rockaway
(908) 851 - 9300
Short term emergency assistance to individuals, families or groups. Eligibility Low income individuals - people in need especially those who fall through the cracks Business Hours 8:30 am - 4 pm, Mon - Fri. 24 hours emergency access by volunteer not clie
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Emergency Housing Services/ Urban Renewal Corp Myrtle Avenue

Newark, NJ 07103
19.59 miles from city center Rockaway
9738089300
This is a 21 bed facility open to women who are homeless or in the need of housing.
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Emergency Housing Services/ Urban Renewal Corp South 16th Street

Newark, NJ 07103
19.68 miles from city center Rockaway
973-483-2882
Emergency Services973-483-2882Currently URC maintains over 600 beds in 9 facilities servicing emergency, transitional, and permanent housing needs.Social ServicesURC offers a broad-based menu of social service programs. These include prompt intake and evaluation o
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Harmony House Transitional Living Facility

Newark, NJ 07103
19.98 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 623-8555
Harmony House is a transitional housing program with the primary goal of helping families move from homelessness to permanent housing and from dependency to self- sufficiency.  With the capacity to house 102 families in individual apartment units and host of on-site social services,  Harmo
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Community Service Program Assistance

Passaic, NJ 07055
20.05 miles from city center Rockaway
973-472-2478
Homelessness prevention activities include rental assistance to those who are eligible (funding permitting), vouchers for emergency hotel or rooming house shelter, and the Specialized Shelter Program. There are twenty-eight units for single people and some social services are provided to residents.
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Helping The homeless III LLC

Newark, NJ 07104
20.22 miles from city center Rockaway
973-732-9200
Open 24/7 Men & Women 18+ Walk in's accepted
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Peace House Inc.

Newark, NJ 07104
20.22 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 732-5129
Peace House Inc. provides a temporary shelter for women who are homeless, released from substance abuse treatment programs or justice system. Women who are ready to make the transition to self-sufficiency and become productive members of society. Peace House Inc. is an eight bedroom home that house
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Strengthen Our Sisters Emergency Shelter

Hewitt, NJ 07421
20.33 miles from city center Rockaway
973-728-0902
Provides emergency and transitional shelter programs for homeless and/or battered women and children. Transportation (including Freedom Drive to transport TANF recipients to work) and a range of case management services are available, including child care, welfare to work program, positive parenting
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Goodwill Rescue Mission Inc.

Newark, NJ 07107
20.80 miles from city center Rockaway
(973)621-9560
Here at Goodwill Rescue Mission on 79 University Avenue in Newark, NJ, we currently offer the following services to the poor and homeless: Compassionate Care: - Hot Meals: We are open to serve men, women and children lunch (12:00-12:30) and dinner (5:45-6:30) seven days a week
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Apostles' House Emergency Shelter

Newark, NJ 07104
20.82 miles from city center Rockaway
(973)482-8865
42 bed facility that serves 3 meals daily for women & children only. Case management, parenting skills, and budget counseling. Substance abuse counseling and mental health services are available on site. Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm Program Director 24 hours a day /7 days a week M-F
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Samaritan Inn Newton

Newton, NJ 07860
20.85 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 827-8911
Samaritan Inn provides emergency food and temporary shelter to homeless families in Sussex County as well as a program of counseling and skill building in family maintenance and growth. Samaritan Inn provides other services through its varied programs. These include: -24
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Covenant House New Jersey Newark

NEWARK, NJ 07102
21.08 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 621-8705
In 1989, Covenant House began its work in New Jersey by providing basic services to homeless youth on the streets of Newark and Atlantic City. Over the past 25 years, we have grown by creating more services and enhancing the quality of those services. Our focus is always on m
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Emergency Housing Services/ Urban Renewal Corp Washington Street

Newark, NJ 07103
21.13 miles from city center Rockaway
9732715802
We are a 48 bed facility open to men and women who are homeless and need a place to live.
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Shelter for Single Adults

Newark, NJ 07102
21.13 miles from city center Rockaway
973-621-0181
Thirty day emergency shelter for homeless single men and women. Residents must arrive by 5 pm an leave in the morning by 7 am. No meals provided. Languages other than English: Spanish. Eligibility: Men or women that are in need of shelter from Essex County with ID.
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Newark Emergency Services for Families Inc

Newark, NJ 07102
21.24 miles from city center Rockaway
(973) 639-2100
We provide support to individuals and families through programming in six areas: emergency services, workforce development, housing, prisoner re-entry, health, and family development.  With intensive and holistic case management and our referral network, we help resilient individuals and famili
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Family Promise of Bergen County

Ridgewood, NJ 07450
21.36 miles from city center Rockaway
201-833-8009
Emergency Shelter for homeless working families. The Family Promise Network is a sheltering program for homeless families with dependent children, accommodating up to 14 people at a time. Local congregations host the families overnight on a weekly rotating basis. Volunteers from hos
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Amazing Grace Mission

Sussex, NJ 07461
22.03 miles from city center Rockaway
(973)875-6358
Emergency food and clothing
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YMCA of Eastern Union County Shelter

Elizabeth, NJ 07201
22.66 miles from city center Rockaway
908-355-9622
Shelter for single men age 18 and over and female heads of household families. Services provided are emergency food, housing search, referrals to medical and counseling services. Homeless female head of household must be referred by the Division of Social Services. Single men over 18 ye
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Salvation Army Emergency Shelter - Elizabeth Shelter

Elizabeth, NJ 07201
22.82 miles from city center Rockaway
908-352-2886
Emergency shelter for single adults. 45 bed capacity. Also provides additional supportive services to facilitate independence and self sufficiency.
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Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless

Elizabeth, NJ 07201
23.28 miles from city center Rockaway
(908) 355-2060
The mission of the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless is to ensure that homeless individuals and families, and those persons who imminently face homelessness in Union County: Obtain safe, sanitary, and adequate temporary or emergency shelter; Are provided with a
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Somerset County Social Services Emergency Assistance

Somerville, NJ 08876
23.40 miles from city center Rockaway
(908)526-8800
Pays for temporary emergency shelter and food. Also available to TANF and SSI recipients who are victims of domestic violence. Also temporary assistance with rent, security deposits or utilities can be provided for certain homeless persons who are not recipients of above programs. busi
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Samaritan Homeless Interim Program - Emergency Shelter Rent Assitance

Somerville, NJ 08876
23.40 miles from city center Rockaway
908-393-9545
Provides emergency shelter and rental assistance to homeless or near homeless individuals and their families who are unable to obtain assistance from government or other agencies. SHIP provides emergency housing and associated services for those that are homeless, or in eminent danger
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Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children

Bridgewater, NJ 08807
24.79 miles from city center Rockaway
908-526-6605
Somerset Home serves teenagers ages 13 - 21. It offers street outreach, emergency shelter, group home housing and support services, residential transitional-living programs, nonresidential independent-living skills workshops and supportive housing for homeless young adults.
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BEOF Community Action Partnership Emergency Services

Bayonne, NJ 07002
26.03 miles from city center Rockaway
(201) 437 - 7222
To provide programs geared primarily for low income citizens, senior citizens and the handicapped. Information and referral is given to any citizen of Bayonne who needs our assistance. The B.E.O.F.'s programs range from pre-natal through the "Golden Years". Multi-purpose community servi
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Trinity Soup Kitchen (Woodbridge) Trinity Episcopal Church

Woodbridge, NJ 07095
26.45 miles from city center Rockaway
(732)634-7422
Food
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Ozanam Family Shelter

Edison, NJ 08817
26.52 miles from city center Rockaway
(732)985-0327
Emergency Shelter for Women and Children. Ozanam Family Shelter in Edison provides emergency shelter for 16 single women and 26 families. The facility has 14 emergency shelter beds and 26 transitional housing beds. While living in the shelter, program residents work with case managers
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Project Hospitality

Staten Island, NY 10302
26.94 miles from city center Rockaway
(718)448-1544
Emergency Shelter Clothing or Vouchers.Need Help? 
If you are in Staten Island, New York, and you need help, please contact the following programs as appropriate:Need food?Please contact Project Hospitality’s Community Services Center, which is located at 514 Bay Street,
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State Street Transitional Housing, Perth Amboy

Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
28.76 miles from city center Rockaway
(732) 826-7711
The State Street Program has 25 transitional housing rooms, 27 studio apartments and three one-bedroom apartments for low-income singles and couples. Many of the men and women tenants once resided in Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen shelters. Services: Services include case man
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Salvation Army Perth Amboy Shelter Jermeiah's Refuge

Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
29.69 miles from city center Rockaway
(732) 826-7040
The Salvation Army Perth Amboy Corps offers state-of-the-art Shelter Programs, including 24-hour supervision, meals, case management and advocacy for homeless men, including Veterans. Shelter clients will receive help in locating permanent housing, learn money management skills and receive on-going
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Jeremiah's Refuge Emergency Shelter

Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
29.71 miles from city center Rockaway
732-826-7040
The Salvation Army Perth Amboy Corps offers state-of-the-art Shelter Programs, including 24-hour supervision, meals, case management and advocacy for homeless men, including Veterans. Shelter clients will receive help in locating permanent housing, learn money management skills and receive on-going
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SAFE in Hunterdon Women's Domestic Violence Shelter

Flemington, NJ 08822
32.02 miles from city center Rockaway
(908) 788 - 7666
Safe house for women who are victims of domestic violence. Serving women, men and families in crisis. Programs available: Emergency safe house; legal advocacy, individual counseling & support groups, crisis intervention teams, domestic violence & sex education
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