Hope Through Care - Clifton, NJ
89 First Street
Clifton, NJ 07011
: (973) 262-5616
Description: 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:
to work individually with each family
to help families to find an affordable, permanent housing
to improve parenting skills
to provide opportunity for education
to move families toward financial independence
to encourage parents to play an active role in their children's lives through activities intended to promote family participation
to help children with homework through individual tutoring sessions provided by a local library,Tri-County Youth Services, Inc. and our volunteers
to provide extracurricular activities such as swimming, cooking, arts and crafts; karate, dance and music lessons sponsored by the local Rotary Club of Clifton, the Clifton Boys and Girls Club and private donors
to sponsor day trips for whole families to parks, museums, concerts and movies
to place children in summer camps through the "Royal Family Kids' Camp"and "Northern Frontier" boys' camp".
Donation Requests by Hope Through Care: new or used (in good condition):towels (white)dish towelsragsnew pillowsshower liners and curtains (white, blue or tan)1 vacuum cleanersclear storage Rubbermaid containers (different sizes also shoe box sizes)under the bed storage binslarge area rugs (8x10 or larger)liquid laundry detergent ('he' only)bleachdishwashing soapliquid hand soapshampoo cleaning chemicals (bathroom, kitchen, tiled and hardwood floors)movie, theatre and concert ticketssmall, two drawer file cabinetwrapping paper and tissues
If you have pictures of the shelter, I will upload them on this page. Please email me with the name of your shelter and the pictures to: HomelessSupport@gmail.com
Many of these shelters now have waiting lists. Please call before going to them. Many waiting lists are very long. Shelters and service also go out of business. Always call ahead to confirm that this location is still active. If you find that this location is no longer operating, please send us a comment using the form below.
Do you have items to donate? Contact Hope Through Care at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.