Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless
118 Division St
Elizabeth, NJ - 07201
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 full and fair opportunity to secure safe, decent, affordable, permanent housing;
Are treated with dignity and respect by all throughout the process of obtaining shelter and/or permanent housing;
Are advocated for and protected from discrimination as they assert their civil and constitutional rights;
Are assisted in their effort to self-advocate and are empowered to become self-sufficient.
The homeless advocacy program intercedes on the behalf of the homeless individual or homeless family to ensure all possible entitled benefits or programs that might render assistance are received. If a situation is legal in nature, then the appropriate referral will be given.
Telephone or walk-in for more information.
business hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 4:00pm.
Other Services provided at this location:
The homeless transitional housing program offers individuals that are between temporary shelter and permanent housing a place to live. The residence provides 16 beds.
Emergency Warm Shelter. An emergency winter shelter open December through March.