Resource Directory: Immigrant services

Welcome to Safe+Sound Somerset’s Resource Directory! The Resource Directory is a partial list of the resources available in our community, and is meant to be a starting point to help you identify services and providers. Please note that Safe+Sound Somerset cannot vouch for any of these resources. Search websites, ask for recommendations from friends and peers, and call or email a potential service provider to decide whether or not something is the right fit for you.

This Resource Directory will be updated regularly. S+SS reserves the right to choose which information we will publish.

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Casa Esperanza

Legal services for the immigrant community

732-748-1111
213 West Union Ave. (Rt. 28)
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Phone: 732-748-1111
How to Pay: Low cost or free
How to Access: Call.

Catholic Charities – Immigration Services

Variety of services for immigrants and their families

732-324-8200
Various
New Brunswick, Phillipsburg, Perth Amboy, NJ
Phone: 732-324-8200
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Access: Call to schedule appointment

Central Jersey Psychotherapy, LLC

Private counselor ages 11+, specializing in immigrant and Spanish-speaking populations; women's groups avail.

908-516-3285
719 Route 206, Suite 201
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Phone: 908-516-3285
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Some reduced fees available
How to Access: Call

El Centro Hispanoamericano

Services for immigrants and refugees - primarily the Central NJ Spanish-speaking community

525 East Front Street
Plainfield, NJ 07060
Phone: (908) 753-8730
In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Low cost legal services
How to Access: Call or email for appt.

Greater Raritan One Stop Career Center – Hunterdon County Office

Career Center with supportive, specialized services for different populations

908-237-0016
6 Gauntt Place, Building 2, Lower Level
Flemington, NJ 08822
Phone: 908-237-0016
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call or view website

Greater Raritan One Stop Career Center – Somerset County Office

Career Center with supportive, specialized services for different populations

27 Warren St., Second Floor
Somerville, NJ 08876
Phone: 908-541-5780
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Free
How to Access: Call or view website

Literacy Volunteers of Somerset County

Free English conversation groups, tutoring, U.S. Citizenship preparation classes

120 Finderne Avenue
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Phone: 908-725-5430
In Person / Virtual: Virtual
How to Pay: Test and Admin fee = $60 total - otherwise, free
How to Access: Apply on website

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services

Divorce (Clinic) Counties Serviced: Bergen, Hudson, Passaic

Bergen County: (201) 487-2166, Hudson County: (201) 792-6363, Passaic County: (973) 523-2900
Phone: Bergen County: (201) 487-2166, Hudson County: (201) 792-6363, Passaic County: (973) 523-2900

Rutgers Law Associates

Discrimination - any area arising from, or reasonably related to victimization If prospective client is not VCCO-eligible, the hourly rate is $60 – retainer ($2,500-$5,000) may be required. Email is the preferred method. The intake team should be in direct contact via email within 24-48 hours to set up an intake call. RLA has the capacity to handle 50-100 FRO cases and related representation each year. Counties: Statewide

Phone: (973) 353-5561

Somerset County Library System

Variety of services beyond books/materials, including notary, ESL, citizenship, groups, jobs, etc.

In Person / Virtual: Both
How to Pay: Free with library card/proof of residency - see "getting a library card" page for residency requirements
How to Access: View website, visit in person, call your branch, "ask a librarian" on website

Wafa House

Culturally Specific Organization ONLY CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME Free legal information sessions: https://www.vljnj.org/know-your-rights Counties Serviced: Statewide

Phone: (201) 470-3241