All extensions can be reached via the main number
Food Pantry Hours:
Mondays & Fridays
Tuesdays & Thursdays
-closed one hour for lunch-
Please remember to bring a valid ID.
If you are in immediate need of food, help or shelter, please call us at (973) 678-5882.
Community Resources (Non-Residential)
Food pantry: The Isaiah House Food Pantry serves members of the community with food bags to address an immediate need. Food bags are distributed based on a referral from another community agency such as churches, health centers, welfare, clinics, etc. Referrals can be in the form of a letter from the community agency on their letterhead or their internal vouchers. Please contact Latoya Anderson x3021 for any questions before making the trip!
Rental subsidies: We provide rental assistance for 50 off-site apartments. For qualifications or to be placed on a waiting list, please contact: HOPWA Program-Rasheeda Parker, X3002 and Shelter Plus Care, and Next Step Programs, Eldred Bennett, X3010.
Prevention Funds: We provide prevention funds when funding is available for utilities and back rent for Essex County Residents. To find out more information, contact x3008. We also provide COVID-19 related rental assistance for East Orange residents. To find out more information, contact x3020. All programs are based on funding availability.