Citizen Advocacy


Help for New Jersey tenants

Low or no cost tenant counselling is available at these agencies Bergen County Bergen County Housing Coalition 201-488-6767 389 Main Street #215, Hackensack, NJ 07601 New Jersey Tenants Organization 201-342-3775 389 Main Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601 Northeast New Jersey Legal Services aka Legal Aid 201-487-2166 190 Moore Street, Hackensack, NJ


Free legal counseling for distressed Irvington mortgage holders

Adam Deutsch of Denbeaux & Denbeaux will speak at The Coalition to Save Our Homes meeting in Irvington on December 3, to share details of the powerful results they have obtained for some New Jersey homeowners and to speak about the possibility of formulating a class action suit on behalf […]


Where to find help with food, rent, heat emergencies

Got a food, rent or heat emergency that you can’t handle on your own? Reaching out to the right places for help may bring you some relief. Here’s a list of where to look: Municipal (town) welfare or human services offices – many towns have some form of emergency help […]


NJ School Breakfast Report 2012

Thousands of NJ students not getting free breakfast

There is a free breakfast program that serves nutritious breakfast for New Jersey school children, but many qualified children are not getting it according to the 2nd Annual New Jersey School Breakfast Report released yesterday on 02 October. Last time I looked into this issue in the 1980s the school […]