FAMILY SUCCESS CENTERS

United Way oversees the network of Family Success Centers in Union County. Family Success Centers are community-based gathering places where any resident can go for family support, information and services. The purpose of the Centers is to enrich the lives of children and adults by helping their families and their neighborhoods succeed.

The services are tailored to meet the specific needs of each community. Among the services the Centers provide are:

Child-care access, Maternal and family health information, Development of family success plans, Self-sufficiency/employment services, Information and referral services, Life skills training, Housing services, Parental education, Parent/child activities, Advocacy and  Home visitation  

See Our List Of Family Success Centers

 

Homefirst Family Success Centers (Plainfield/Hillside)

Located At:

905 Watchung Ave 

Plainfield, NJ  07060 

P: (908) 753-4002 ext. 18 

Contact: Kerri Johnson 

kerri@homefirstinc.org

Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri  9:30am-6pm 

Servicing- Plainfield 

 

 

Communities in Cooperation Family Success Center (Linden)

1025 John Street 

Linden, NJ 07036 

P: (908) 290-3107 

Contact: Yolanda McLendon 

Lindenfsc@yahoo.com     

Hours of Operation: 

Monday - Wednesday 10:00 am to 5:00pm  

Thursday And Friday 11am to 7 pm 

Must Call in advance  

Servicing-Linden & Roselle

 

 

JFK Family Success Center (Rahway)

796 E. Hazelwood Ave 

Rahway, NJ 07065 

Phone: 732-382-9311 ext.110 or 103 

rahwayfsc@gmail.com

Contact: Yakina Kelly 

Hours of Operation: 

Mon-Fri 7:00am-6:00pm 

Servicing- Rahway

 

 

Proceed Multicultural Family Success Center (Elizabeth)

1122 East Grand Street.  

Elizabeth, NJ 07202 

P: (908) 351-7727 x228 

mquintana@proceedinc.com

Contact: Mercedes Quintana 

Hours of Operation: 

Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm 

Servicing- Elizabeth & Union

 

 

Jefferson Park Family Success Center (Elizabeth)

65 Jefferson Ave. 

Elizabeth, NJ 07201 

P: (908) 469-9508 

jrbenoitjpm@optonline.net  

 Contact: Jean Robert Benoit, Director 

Hours of Operation: 

Mon-Thur 8:00am-6:00pm  

Fri-8:00am-3:00pm 

Sat- By appointment only 

Servicing- Elizabeth

 

 

Plainfield Board of Education Family Success Center (Plainfield)

209 Berckman Street 

Plainfield, NJ 07060 

P: (908)731-4200 ext. 5221  

syoung@plainfield.k12.nj.us

 Contact: Sequoia Young 

 Hours of Operation: 

Mon, Thurs & Fri- 8:30am-5:00pm 

Tues & Wed 8:30am-7:00pm 

 Servicing- Plainfield

 

 

The Connection for Women and Families Family Success Center (Summit)

79 Maple Street  

Summit, NJ 07901 

P: (908) 273-4242 

sue.hurley@theconnectiononline.org

 Contact: Sue Hurley 

 Hours of Operation: 

Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm 

 Servicing- Berkley Heights, New Providence & Summit 

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