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Goodwill Rescue Mission Inc.

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.

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  1. Good

    Answer posted on Apr 21, 2023 0

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  1. Yes

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  1. No

    Answer posted on Apr 21, 2023 0

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  1. Safe

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  1. Three years

    Answer posted on Apr 21, 2023 0

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  1. Daniel
    Apr 21, 2023Reply
    Served it's purpose

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