Students in Need

Housing, Clothing, Food Resource Guide

Montclair State University Departments to
Contact:

Women’s Center
973-655-5114
Student Center Rm 421

Counseling & Psychological Services:
973-655-5211, Russ Hall

Dean of Students: 973-655-4118, Student
Center Rm 400

Drop in Center:973-655-5271, Located
between Student Center and Science Hall

Health Center: 973-655-4361
Blanton Hall, Ground floor,
askanurse@mail.montclair.edu

Financial Aid: 973-655-4461
College Hall, Rm 208
financialaid@montclair.edu.


Dean Shannon Gary
Student Center Rm 400
Associate Dean of Students
garysh@mail.montclair.edu
973-655-4118

Food Assistance:

Newark Emergency Services for
Families:
982 Broad St., Newark, 973-643-5725
*provides motel/hotel referral, soup kitchen, and feeding programs

Passaic County

Our Lady of the Holy Angels:
465 Main St., Little Falls, 973-256-5200
*Provides a food pantry once a week for families in need

St. Peters Haven:
380 Clifton Ave, Clifton, 973-546-3406
M-Th 9am– 4:30pm & F 9am-12pm
*Provides shelter and community food pantry

Salvation Army: 550 Main Ave, Passaic
973-779-1155, M-F 8:30-4pm *Provides a food pantry (by appointment only), soup kitchen (11-11:45am)

CUMAC/ECHO United Methodist
Urban Ministry: 223 Ellison St., Paterson, 973-742-5518, Food Pantry M-F 8:30am-12:20pm
*Provides a thrift shop, food, clothing, and job skill development

Emergency Food Coalition for Passaic County:
435 Main St, Paterson, 973-881-0415, 8am-12pm *Provides food assistance

Community Action for Social Affairs, Inc:
84-86 Mill St., Paterson, 973-523-5452
M-F 1-3pm, *Provides information, social
services, and food pantry

Williams Chapel Amen Zion Church:
133 Myrtle Ave., Passaic, 973-472-3256, M&W 9:30am-12pm *Provides food pantry, clothing, and furniture

Father English Community Center Food Pantry:
435 Main St., Paterson, 973-881-0127, M-F 8am-11am (must register during this time) *Provides food, clothing, and
Furniture

Essex County

Christ Episcopal Church: 422 Main St., East Orange, 973-678-1160, food pantry: W 10am-12 pm (must have a letter of
referral), Soup Kitchen: Sat 12-1pm, Clothes: Sat 10:30am-11:30 am

Helping Hands &Ears:
32 Park St., Orange, 973-673-2471
M,W,F 10am-2pm *Provides food pantry, and
referral services.

Salvation Army Program:
13 Trinity Place, Montclair, 973-744-3312
*Provides single shelter, family shelter, soup kitchen, and feeding program

Blum Street Neighborhood Corp:
31 Blum St., Newark, 973-643-8739
*Provides food pantry, daycare, clothing (must call in advanced) Pantry: M-F 12p,-2pm Daycare: M-F 7:30am-5pm

Toni’s Kitchen @ St. Luke's Church:
73 South Fullerton St., Montclair
973-860-0768, Th, F, Sat, 11:30-12:30pm
*Provides lunch

St. Rocco’s Outreach-Project Solution:
712 Springfield Ave, Newark 973-371-5266
*Provides food pantry, soup kitchen, shelter,
counseling and job referrals (must have a social
security card, ID and referral for the food pantry)

Salvation Army/Newark-Central Avenue:
45 Central Avenue., Newark, 973-824-6173, M-F 9am-4pm, *Provides food pantry,
emergency rental assistance, hospital
program, and other social services. 

Salvation Army/ Newark-
Springfield Avenue: 699 Springfield Ave., Newark 973-375-5933, T-F 10am-3pm
*Provides pantry called “Healthy Eating, Healthy Habits”

Newark Emergency Services for
Families:
982 Broad St., Newark, 973-643-5725
*provides motel/hotel referral, soup kitchen, and feeding programs

Homeless Service Groups:

National Shared Housing Resource
Center:
Women’s Rights Information Center
108 W. Palisade Ave, Englewood NJ 07634
201-568-1166

-Newark/ Essex County: 973-395-8450
-Paterson/Passaic County: 973-881-2834

Homeless Hotline: 800-246-1625

Homeless Prevention Program:
866-889-6270
609-633-6266

Housing/Homeless Services Homes of
Montclair Ecumenical Corp. (HomeCorp):
 973-744-4141

Clothing Assistance:


Blum Street Neighborhood Corp:
31 Blum St., Newark, 973-643-8739
*Provides food pantry, daycare, clothing (must call in advanced) Pantry: M-F 12p,-2pm Daycare: M-F 7:30am-5pm

CUMAC/ECHO United Methodist
Urban Ministry: 223 Ellison St., Paterson, 973-742-5518, Food Pantry M-F 8:30am-12:20pm
*Provides a thrift shop, food, clothing, and job skill development

Williams Chapel AME Zion Church:
133 Myrtle Ave., Passaic, 973-472-3256, M&W 9:30AM-12PM *Provides food pantry, clothing, and furniture

LGBT Resources:

AFRICAN AMERICAN OFFICE OF GAY CONCERNS
Gary Paul Wright, Executive Director
877 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 7102
PHONE: 973-639-0700
EMAIL: gpwright@aaogc.org

AFRICAN ASIAN LATIN
LESBIANS UNITED

Tiye Lesley, Cofounder, Executive Director
P.O. Box 5412
Hillside, NJ 7205
PHONE: 732-257-5055
EMAIL: info@celebratesisterhood.org

The Pride Connections Center of New Jersey and Hudson Pride Connections
32 Jones Street
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Phone:201.963.4779
201.963.7983 (fax)
Website:

MCCNY Homeless Youth Services (Sylvia’s Place)
446 West 36th Street
New York, NY 10018

Important Hotlines, Numbers & Websites

Center for Food and Action (CFA):
192 West Demarest Avenue, Englewood
201-569-1804
M-F 9am-5pm, *CFA provides client services and a food pantry

Women’s Rights Information Center
108 W. Palisade Avenue, Englewood
201-568-1166

Women’s Referral Central Hotline:
Provides Referrals to over 6,000 programs throughout New Jersey.
1-800-322-8092

For more information call 973-655-5114