Renter Counseling and Emergency Services


There's No Place Like Home


Facing housing insecurity or homelessness is a traumatic and overwhelming experience for individuals and families.  

The League offers counseling and emergency housing assistance for residents of Newark and Essex County.  individuals and families.

We may be able to assist with the following urgent needs:

  • Preventing Eviction

  • Utilities Assistance

  • Securing a Rental Residence to Avoid Homelessness 

For additional information, please contact Ms. Montero at or call 973-624-9535 x100. 

The League also works to help residents improve their family financial stability through its Financial Opportunity Center.   An individual focus, workshops, and confidential coaching can help you maximize your income, manage credit and spending wisely, and increase savings for to cover the unexpected.  

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