Interfaith Hospitality Network of Essex County

We help homeless families — parents and children — who are in need of shelter. We give them a place to stay and three meals a day by housing them at our network of churches and synagogues. While they’re in our shelter network, we work with moms and dads on a plan that addresses the issues that led to their homelessness. Goals are set and parents are compassionately guided to take the steps necessary to find a home and become self-sufficient. Does your family need emergency shelter? Call IHN at 973-746-1400, Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.


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    Your Donation Doubled! Thank You!

    Thank you so much to everyone who participated in the 2018 Partners for Health Foundation (PFH) matching grant for IHN. With your help, we were able to reach our goal of $20,000! Your support helps IHN provide shelter, housing and youth empowerment programs to homeless families in Essex County so they can stabilize their lives. ...
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    ‘A Journey Home’ Annual Breakfast

    A BIG thank you to all who attended our Journey Home Breakfast Fundraiser on October 16, 2018. We are also incredibly grateful to all our table hosts, speakers, the breakfast committee, and our generous event sponsors listed below. Thank you! See more, including an inspiring event video posted on the IHN Facebook page. 
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    Donate your vehicle and support IHN

    Wondering what to do with your used car or truck? Instead of selling, trading or storing your vehicle, you can donate it to Interfaith Hospitality Network of Essex County. It’s convenient, easy, and you may qualify you for a tax deduction.
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