Our Work

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For nearly three decades, Homefirst has carefully developed and implemented integrated and comprehensive solutions to homelessness. Our work helps our neighbors stabilize their lives, strengthen their families and create supportive community networks. Your support helps our work continue 365 days a year.

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FAMILY SUCCESS CENTERS & SUPPORT SERVICES

Homefirst created the Family Success Center as a community-led, strength-based initiative that has grown out of a 25-year presence and depth of experience partnering with and serving the Plainfield community. read more…

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HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION

Families experience obstacle or emergencies, which affect their living and financial situation, often times jeopardizing their permanent housing.  Homefirst offers a suite of social services, temporary assistance and  financial support services including emergency rental funds, utility payments, or security deposit assistance to prevent family homelessness. In addition, Homefirst provides  family support services in several core program areas.  Read more…

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HOUSING SERVICES & PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

Homefirst manages several properties and apartment units which serve as temporary housing for families in transition or for families experiencing an emergency.  Housing units are located throughout Union County in several townships. Read more…

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SPECIAL NEEDS FOR PERSON WITH HIV/AIDS

Homefirst will be working with the Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Program which is the only federal program dedicated to the housing needs of people living with HIV/AIDS. read more...

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