Jersey City Anti-Violence
Coalition Movement

Saving our Sons and Daughters one mind at a time.


- Abounding Women Community Outreach, Inc. (AWCO)

Abounding Women Community Outreach Inc. is a non-profit organization that focuses on empowering women through community outreach initiatives, professional skills training and  empowerment events.


- AngelaCARES, Inc. (Senior Services) 

696 Ocean Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

AngelaCARES, Inc.  is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization that serves as an advocate and support system for senior citizens, a support system for senior caregivers and a mentor to the youth by educating and empowering them to volunteer.

Telephone:  201.685.7273 

- Bayside Park Neighborhood Association 

Community organization of residents in the Greenville section of Jersey City who are concerned about neighborhood improvements and quality of life issues.


- Boys and Girls Club of Hudson County 

225 Morris Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone:  201.333.4100

- Catholic Charities

249 Virginia Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Catholic Charities as a ministry of the Archdiocese of Newark participates in the Church's social mission by recognizing the inherent dignity and worth of all people and responding with sincere Christian compassion to the corporeal needs of the poor and marginalized.

Telephone:  201.798.9900


- C-Line Community Outreach Centers

C-Line Community Outreach services is dedicated to being a vehicle which will provide several lines of counseling services.

Telephone:  201.200.1965

- Department of Health and Human Services

199 Summit Avenue, Unit F, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone: 201.547.6800

- Forever Girls, Inc. (Mentoring Program)

Forever Girls Inc., fun day, Jersey City, NJ. Forever Girls, Inc., is a Community Group designed to empower young girls and young women ages 9-21.


- Garden State Episcopal Community Development Corporation

118 Summit Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

GSECDC has a mission to create healthy neighborhoods through community development initiatives that cultivate the resources of residents, businesses, government and the faith-based community in serving those most vulnerable in our society.

Telephone: 201.209.9301

- Healing is Power (HIP) Foundation

150 Monticello Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

HIP is a non-profit {501(c) 3} community and faith based organization dedicated to sponsoring and advocating for those who have lost their voice.

Telephone:  201.356.9467

- Health and Human Services

199 Summit Avenue, Jersey City, NJ

Telephone:  201.547.6800

- Horizon Health Center

714 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306

Telephone:  201.451.6300

115 Crhistopher Columbus Dr., Jersey City, NJ 07302

Telephone:  201.710.2200

- Hudson County Welfare Department 

257 Cornelison Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone:  201.420.3000

- Hudson Partnership CMO

Hudson Partnership CMO is a 501(C)3 not-for-profit Care Management Organization dedicated to organizing and coordinating services, resources and support for children in Hudson County with multiple and complex emotional and behavioral needs.

Telephone:  201.537.1429


- Hudson S.P.E.A.K.S. (Sexual Violence Abuse Center)

179 Palisades Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Hudson S.P.E.A.K.S. Against Sexual Violence assists survivors of sexual assault, ages 12 and above in Hudson County 24/7.

Telephone:  201.795.5757

- Jackson Hill Main Street Management Corporation

99 Monticello Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Jackson Hill Main Street Special Improvement District was created in 2012 to help rebuild the business district in the Bergen Section of Ward F. The sole purpose of our organization is to identify ways to revitalize a clean, safe, and viable business district for the local residents to shop, dine, and enjoy.

Telephone:  201.984.0560

- Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA)

400 U.S. Highway #1 (Marion Gardens), Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone:  201.547.6600

- Jersey City Together (Community Org)

New Jersey Together is a growing broad-based, multi-faith organization in Northern NJ - developing leaders, strengthening communities, and seeking justice.


- Kismet of Kings

Kismet of Kings provide young men in Jersey City the opportunity to capture and develop the principle of true masculinity through practical experiences; and to impress upon them the importance of academic success, positive self-image, unwavering character, citizenship, and sportsmanship and a healthy lifestyle.

Telephone: 201.431.5464


- Empowering Others Now By Empowering Yourself (H.O.N.E.Y.)

H.O.N.E.Y (Helping Others Now{by} Empowering Yourself) is a non profit organization that empowers the community to utilize their gifts and talents to keep them focused while encouraging others to get motivated to move in better directions


Telephone:  551.666.8310

- Interdemoninational Ministerial Alliance (IMA)

The vision of the IMA is to build a group of ordained and licensed ministers who will collectively and cooperatively exalt Christ and empower and strengthen Jersey City and surrounding communities.


- Let's Celebrate

48 Fairview Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Let’s Celebrate moves people from hunger to wholeness through nutrition, financial, supportive and affordable housing services. 

Telephone:  201.4335438

- Magnificat Home, Inc (Boarding Home) 

Magnificat Home is a community of people, incorporated as a non-profit organization, with the mission of providing a family-like home for people who are in need of such.


- Mary McLeod Bethune Center 

140 Martin Luther King, Dr., Jersey City, NJ 

The Bethune Center is a community and recreational center located in Ward F of Jersey City. It is the host to many free events, including many regularly scheduled fitness and wellness classes - all free and open to the public. The center also serves as meeting space for community groups and also has space that could be rented for parties.

Telephone:  201.547.4565

- Medical and Social Services - Homeless (MASSH)

953 Garfield Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone: 201.915.2980


153 Martin Luther King, Dr., Jersey City, NJ

Telephone:  201.333.3697

- National Action Network (NAN) - North Jersey Chapter 

The National Action Network is a not-for-profit, civil rights organization

Telephone:  201.433.6932

- National Black United Front (NBUF)

A coalition of individuals and organizations working together for the benefit of all people of African descent.


- National Youth Rights Association  (NYRA) 

Telephone:  201.238.8155



- New City Kids

240 Fairmount Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

New City Kids' mission is “Loving kids for change to create a community of academic, leadership, musical, and spiritual development.”

Telephone: 201.915.9896

- PACO Agency

Puertorriqueños Asociados for Community Organization, Inc., PACO is a non‑profit community based bilingual organization that provides vital social services to the communities of Hudson County.

390-392 Manila Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone:  201.963.8282

- PAL of Hudson County 

JCPAL is a youth crime prevention program that creates trust and understanding between police officers and youth.


Telephone:  201.434.3366

- Preventive Medicine Clinic/STD/HIV

115 Christopher Columbus Drive, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone:  201.547.5535

- Project Greenville

Project Greenville is geared towards having more events happening in the Greenville section of Jersey City.  



- Progressive Leadership Opportunities for Tomorrow (P.L.O.T.)

PLOT's  mission to educate, encourage, empower and to identify critical and emerging issues in our community; to advance political participation and opportunities through strategic planning for the future.


- Red Cross 

53 Mill Road, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone:  201.433.3100

- Rising Tide Capital

334 Martin Luther King, Dr., Jersey City, NJ

Telephone:  201.432.4316

- Royal Men Foundation, Inc.

The Royal Men Foundation's mission is to restore leadership qualities in men by promoting honor, integrity, self- esteem and brotherly love.

Telephone:  201.284.1172


- Senator Sandra Cunningham's Office

- She Is, Inc.

Youth empowerment organization.


- Sisters Helping & Delivering Empowerment Socially (S.H.A.D.E.S.)

Community organization  who is determined to help others who are in need in Hudson and Essex County.


- Sultry Sisters (Education & Mentoring Services)


- Social Security Administration

325 Westside Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Telephone:  800.772.1213

- St. Lucy's Emergency Shelter 

619 Grove Street, Jersey City, NJ

Telephone:  201.6567201

- Team Walker 

393 Communipaw Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Team Walker creates programs that provide safe and constructive alternatives to the negative influences that plague inner city youth.

Telephone:  201.433.1888


- Unemployment Insurance Office

438 Summit Avenue, Jerseu City, NJ

Telphone:  201.795.8707

- United Way of Hudson County 

857 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

United Way of Hudson County (UWHC) is a community-based 501 c(3) non-profit organization which has improved the lives of the most vulnerable residents in Hudson County, New Jersey by providing relief for disasters.  

Telephone:  201.434.2625

- Urban Family Advancement Program 

UFAP is striving to eliminate as many negative influences as possible in the lives of young people.

Telephone:   862. 224.7458

- Urban League of Hudson County 

253 Martin Luther King Dr, Jersey City, NJ

The NUL is the premier social service and civil rights organization in the United States, serving 300 communities in 35 states and the District of Columbia. The NUL provides direct services that impact and improve the lives of more than 2 million people nationwide.

Telephone:  201.451.8888

- Woman to Woman (Homeless Women Charity)

Woman to Woman provides women in need with toiletries, cosmetics, clothing and other necessary items to assist them during their difficult time.

Telephone:  201.589.8322

- Women, Infant and Children (WIC) Program

384 Martin Luther King Dr. (HUB), Jersey City, NJ 

The WIC Program is a federally funded Nutrition Program for pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children up to 5 years who meet Federal Income Standards (185% income guidelines) and are at nutritional risk.

Telephone:  201.547.5682

- Women Rising

270 Fairmount Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 

Governed and managed by women, WomenRising assists women and their families to achieve self-sufficiency and live safe, productive and fulfilling lives, through social services, economic development, and advocacy services.

Telephone:  201.333.5700

- York Street Project

89 York Street, Jersey City, NJ 

The mission of the York Street Project is to weave innovative programs that shelter, feed, educate and promote the healing and independence of persons in need, especially women and their children.

Telephone:  201.451.9838