Shared by JCPC Park Member: Bayside Park Neighborhood Association
The Bayside Park Neighborhood Association was also featured in Jersey City Digs, Jersey City’s Hidden Gem: The Sociable South Side
We all fall on hard times at least once, but sleeping or camping out in Bayside Park is not a safe option for anyone.
Get assistance instead of being asked to leave the park or risking arrest.
It’s ok to ask for help to get back on your feet!
We know you can do it! Use the resources below…
Homeless + Addiction Resources
Hudson CASA – 514 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306
Hours: Weekdays: 9am – 4pm Phone: 201-604-2600, ext. 0
Hudson CASA staff can help with connecting you to emergency shelter, housing, food, government benefits, mental health counseling, etc.
If you are looking for emergency shelter after 4pm, contact a shelter directly.
Hudson County Homeless + Addiction Hotline – 211 or (800) 435-7555
St. Lucy’s Shelter 201.656.7201 – 619 Grove Street Jersey, City
Catholic Charities 201.222.8310 – 249 Virginia Avenue, Jersey City
MASSH 201.204.0040 – 1825 JFK Blvd, Jersey City
Urban League 201.451.8888 – 253 Martin Luther King Jr, Jersey City
Hudson County Integrated Services/Community Wellness Center
Lower Level of 124 Claremont Ave. at Rose Ave, Jersey City (201) 420-8013
Visit the center Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 5 pm + Saturday 10 am – 2 pm
They offer Meals, Peer Support, Self-help groups,
ID assistance, Healthcare/Detox services, Referral to Food Pantries & Clothing/Furniture
They also Assist with Housing Search/Move-in,Individualized Rehab & Recovery, Tenant Education & Assistance, Financial Education & Services,Household Management & Skills Development