Out of eight Family Success Centers operating out of Union County, United Way of Greater Union County oversees six within the network. 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.

Services are tailored to meet specific needs in each community. These services include:

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

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     

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

Contact: Yakina Kelly 

Hours of Operation: 

Mon-Fri 7:00am-6:00pm 

Servicing- Rahway



James Kellogg Multicultural Family Success Center (Elizabeth)

1122 East Grand Street.  

Elizabeth, NJ 07202 

P: (908) 351-7727 x228

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  

 Contact: Jean Robert Benoit, Director 

Hours of Operation: 

Mon-Thur 8:00am-6:00pm  


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

 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

 Contact: Sue Hurley 

 Hours of Operation: 

Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm 

 Servicing- Berkley Heights, New Providence & Summit 

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