Newark City Welfare Division
The Welfare Division of the Department of Child and Family Wellbeing provides temporary financial, medical, housing, and emergency assistance for single individuals, childless couples, and the indigent residents of Newark.
Brick City SERVES: A Blueprint to Increasing Civic Engagement Newark, 2010.
"Newark’s comprehensive service plan...seeks to engage more Newarkers in service by channeling volunteers towards two of the Mayor’s key priorities: 1) Education, targeting mentoring and 2) Health and Wellness, focusing on childhood obesity."
"Using GIS to Evaluate Post-Release Prisoner Services in Newark, New Jersey"
Jeff Mellow, Melinda D. Schlager, and Joel M. Caplan. Journal of Criminal Justice 36(5), September-October 2008, pp. 416-426. "This study utilized Geographic Information System (GIS) to assess the size, demographic characteristics, and needs of the Newark, New Jersey parolee population with the availability, location, and characteristics of health and human service agencies servicing their needs." Rutgers-restricted Access