Goodwill Rescue Mission Inc. - Newark, NJ

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79 University Avenue
Newark, NJ 07107
: Phone: (973)621-9560
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Description: 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. We also serve breakfast daily to our shelter guests and those participating in our residential programs.
- Emergency Shelter & Showers: We have 43 beds available to shelter men every night for up to 7 seven nights. When the temperature falls below freezing, we make 100 beds available for men and the 7 night limit is temporarily lifted. Check-in every evening is at 6:30 pm.

Comprehensive Life Transformation:
- Gateway: A 30 - 90 day residential discipleship program introducing and enabling access for up to 32 men to the longer term Going D.E.A.P.E.R. Program.
- Going D.E.A.P.E.R. Program: Focused on Digging in, Embracing Accountability, Planning for the future, and Employment Readiness, this 9 - 12 month comprehensive residential life-transformation program is spiritually rich and vocationally focused to help up to 60 men rebuild their lives, their families, and their futures as productive members of the community.

Do you have items to donate? Contact Goodwill Rescue Mission Inc. at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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Do you have items to donate? Contact Goodwill Rescue Mission Inc. at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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