16,236 cries for help were answered last year, with shelter food and emergency aid.
Last year, 301 families with 382 children were in our Emergency Shelter programs.
Last year, 731 families were spared the trauma of being evicted from their homes.
Last year, 10,810 bags of food were distributed to help parents feed their children.
Give A Homeless Child A Summer of Fun!
5K Run/Walk for Hope
May 22, 2016
This Mother's Day, Give the Gift of Hope.
WI Luncheon
Online registration is closed. To join us, email JudyL@homefrontnj.org.

Latest News

ArtJam Opens April 21, 2016

Starting Thursday, April 21 and running for three weeks, an empty storefront in Princeton’s Palmer Square is being transformed into HomeFront’s ArtJam, a fun and funky pop-up gallery that brings together established artists, homeless artists who are finding their... read more

Central Jersey Rotarians Join Forces for Homeless Kids

All of the Rotary Clubs of Central New Jersey—including the Princeton Corridor, Montgomery/Rocky Hill, Trenton, Princeton, Robbinsville and Hamilton–have come together for a single cause: to raise money needed to build a playground for the homeless children…

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A Vision Becomes Reality: Family Campus Opens

“For months, whenever I visited our Family Campus, I was greeted by the busy and happy sounds of construction—loud machinery, clangs and bangs, men shouting,” says HomeFront executive director Connie Mercer. “Now when I go there, my senses are filled with the sights,... read more
Mother and Daughter
HomeFront’s Mission HomeFront’s mission is to end homelessness in Central New Jersey by harnessing the caring, resources and expertise of the community. We lessen the immediate pain of homelessness and help families become self-sufficient. We work to give our clients the skills and opportunities to ensure adequate incomes, and we work to increase the availability of adequate, affordable housing. We help homeless families advocate for themselves individually and collectively.
When you do nothing, you feel powerless. But when you get involved, you feel the hope that comes from knowing you are working to make things better.

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HomeFront guided me through a troubled time in my life, if it were not for them I might not be where I am today.

Asia T: College Student

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…and sometimes we look back, even if for no other reason than to realize how far we have come. That’s the journey of life. That was my journey, and I’m still on it.

Alicia E.

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Through my challenging and rewarding journey HomeFront has been there to help me overcome every hurdle.

Ty’Quansa T