Isaiah House
238 North Munn Ave
East Orange, NJ 07017
Ph: (973) 678-5882
Fax: (973) 678-5957


I   Are you a social worker helping pregnant teens with nowhere to go? Do you know of new mothers who need baby-sitting services so they can learn new skills? Are you trying to get your cases to kick a drug habit?

Whether you are on staff at a hospital, work for child services or welfare, or are a social worker looking for more information, contact Isaiah House...we are here to help. We offer a variety of residential and community programs designed to meet the needs of our Essex County community. Our mission is to assist homeless families and individuals throughout Essex County by providing shelter and support services which enable them to become fully functional. We are a community for families and youth--providing shelter from the storm..

An angel who touched us all

Cheryl Carter Weeks is a name synonymous with Isaiah House. Anyone who knows about Isaiah House, knows about Cheryl Carter-Weeks and she always made us look good. Since 1991, Cheryl served Isaiah House in the most loving and remarkable ways and made everyone around her feel her energy. She worked long and hard and never turned her back on her clients, her duties or the community. She was loved by all. If you met Cheryl, you loved her. If you didn’t, you missed out on an amazing woman who shared her life with the world. Clients, landlords, donators, vendors, colleagues and friends have all expressed a deep pain from Cheryl’s transition, however we hold on to the memories of who she was and will cherish them forever. Isaiah House has lost a treasure; a 25 year vet and a symbol of what it means to be a true team player. The Isaiah House Family will continue to cherish your memory and pass on the legacy you left behind. We love and miss you. Rest in Paradise dear friend.







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