2022 Partners

UCC works in partnership with a wide range of local, county and state organizations and agencies. We are always looking for more opportunities for collaboration that will help us to join forces with others to better serve our community needs.

  • AAA NorthEast
  • Alcoholics Anonymous 
  • Amerigroup
  • Answers Moving Forward
  • APS
  • Arman Roy Foundation
  • Arts for Kids
  • ATT Prairie Street
  • Audible
  • Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)
  • Barringer High School
  • Beauty for Ashes
  • Bessie Green Community, Inc.
  • Bethel Counseling Service
  • Bloomfield Presbyterian Church 
  • Bridges Outreach (Project Connect)
  • CarePoint Health Mobile Screening Van
  • Casa de Oracion
  • Center for Great Expectations
  • Central Ward’s Woman’s Shelter
  • Chase Bank
  • Choose Healthy
  • Circle of Life
  • City Help Center
  • City of Newark 
  • City of Newark Department of Health
  • City of Newark Wic Office
  • Coalition for the Homeless
  • Community Food Bank of New Jersey
  • Cornerstone Shelter (Montclair)
  • County of Essex - Department of Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs
  • County of Essex - Division of Training and Employment
  • Covenant House
  • Department of Labor
  • "Diocese of Newark Episcopal Church Women"
  • EC Strategies, LLC. 
  • ECW (World of Women)
  • Elmwood United Presbyterian
  • Episcopal Diocese of Newark
  • Essex County Community Action
  • Essex County Legal Aid Association
  • Essex County LGBT RAIN Foundation
  • Essex County One Stop
  • Fed Ex Ground Delivery
  • FEMA Emergency Food and Shelter Program
  • First Presbyterian Church Irvington 
  • First Presbyterian Church of Arlington
  • First Presbyterian Irvington
  • First United Tabernacle International Ministries
  • FOCUS Hispanic Center for Community Development, Inc.
  • Girls, Live, Love, Laugh, Inc 
  • Girls Scouts Heart of New Jersey
  • GlassRoots
  • Good News Sounds Of Pentecost
  • Goodwill Rescue Mission
  • Grades 4 Life 
  • Greater Liberty Temple
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Hands In 4 Youth 
  • Harriet Tubman Elementary School
  • Hawthorne Avenue Elementary School
  • Head Start Program
  • Hearts that Care Agency
  • Homes 4 the Homeless
  • Hope Bridges US
  • Hyacinth AIDS Foundation
  • Hyde and Watson Foundation
  • Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss
  • Impac/Innovation Music Performing Arts Conservatory
  • Integrity House
  • International Youth Organization Newark
  • Jersey Cares
  • Joshua Ministry CWW
  • La Casa de Don Pedro
  • League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
  • Light House
  • M & T Charitable Foundation
  • Mental Health Association of Essex
  • Missionaries of Charities Shelter
  • NAACP
  • NAN Newark Tech World
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • National VISTA/AmeriCorps 
  • Navy Recruitment Office Broad Street
  • New Jersey Department of Community Affairs
  • New Jersey Department of Education
  • New Jersey Department of Laws and Public Safety
  • New Jersey Department of State - Office of Faith Based Initiatives
  • New Jersey Institute for Social Justice 
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)
  • New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund
  • New Jersey State Council of the Arts
  • New Psalmist Worship Center
  • Newark Boys Chorus School
  • Newark Economic Community Development Corporation
  • Newark Emergency Services for Families
  • Newark Housing Authority
  • Newark Public Library
  • Newark Public Schools
  • North Jersey Community Research Initiative (NJCRI)
  • Nubian Family Chiropractic Center
  • Option 1 Realty Group
  • Per Scholas
  • Planned Parenthood of the Metropolitan Area
  • Programs for Parents
  • Project Impact
  • Project Live
  • Project ReDirect 
  • Quality Dental
  • REACH for Recovery Outreach Program
  • Rivers of Water Project
  • Rutgers NJ Agricultural Experiment Station
  • Rutgers University School of Social Work 
  • Salvation Army 
  • Second Chance Community Services 
  • Shani Baraka Women’s Resource Center
  • Shekinah Glory Christian Church
  • Sierra House
  • Soldier On
  • South 17th Street School
  • St. Andrews Episcopal Church
  • St. Bridget’s Residence
  • St. James Healthcare Services 
  • St. James Social Services
  • St. Paul’s Unified Freewill  
  • Street Smart / Easy Ride
  • Tri-City Peoples Corporation
  • True Fellowship Baptist Church
  • Turning Point
  • University Emergency Medical Services
  • Unstoppable Girls
  • Upper Room House Worship Church
  • Urban League of Essex County
  • Urban Renewal Shelter
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Department of Labor
  • U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • Victoria Fondation
  • Vision Youth Mentoring Program
  • Weequahic Family Success Center 
  • WellCare Comprehensive Health Management
  • West Side High School
  • Women of Wellness 
  • Work of Labor
  • World Financial Group
  • YWMCA Shelter

Referral Partners

Our Case Management staff have partnered with many area organizations to provide referrals to our shelter guests. Agencies we work with address a range of needs including: mental health, substance abuse, food pantries, identification assistance, rental assistance, veteran services, clothing needs, job training programs, and social services.

  • Newark Emergency Services for Families
  • FOCUS Hispanic Center for Community Development, Inc.
  • Turning Point
  • Hyacinth AIDS Foundation
  • La Casa de Don Pedro
  • Sierra House
  • Answers Moving Forward
  • Essex County LGBT RAIN Foundation
  • Diocese of Newark Episcopal Church Women
  • Goodwill Shelter
  • YWMCA Shelter
  • Urban Renewal Shelter
  • Covenant House
  • Missionaries of Charities Shelter
  • Bridges Outreach
  • Soldier On
  • Project Live
  • Mental Health Association of Essex
  • Cornerstone Shelter (Montclair)
  • St. Bridget’s Residence
  • City Of Newark Department of Health
  • Circle of Life
  • Integrity House
  • North Jersey Community Research Initiative
  • City Help Center
  • Shani Baraka Women’s Resource Center
  • Saydah's Career Planning Adventure Inc.

United Community Corporation

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