Newark Public Library
5 Washington St, Newark, NJ 07102 | (973) 733-7784 | Jessica Campbell, Social Worker:
NEWARK PUBLIC LIBRARY HOURS
Soon our buildings will be reopening to the public for limited hours. Please call 973-733-7800 for the latest hours.
OUR FRESH START SERVICES
Private one-on-one sessions with a social worker
Referrals to employment opportunities
Job Readiness and Occupational Skills Training
Community Resource Fairs
Due to the pandemic, Fresh Start services are available in-person at the Main Library and the Vailsburg Branch, by appointment only. We can also be reached via phone email or Zoom.
Feel free to call our social workers:
Office:609-278-2640 Ext. 180
Pre- and post-release guide for inmates with practical instructions on everything from obtaining forms and other documents, basic needs, education, finding a job, reconnecting with family, and expunging your record.
This is a guide to some of our most significant city's educational and social services, including hotlines.
NEWARK OFFICE OF REENTRY
Offers shelter assistance, vocational and job training, and case management. Walk-ins welcome.
1008 Broad Street