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Since early 2015, CWS Jersey City has fast become a center for the resettlement of refugees in diverse and vibrant communities across Northern New Jersey.
CWS Jersey City provides comprehensive case management and employment services aimed at empowering newly arrived refugees to build a foundation for long-term self-sufficiency and success in the United States. Services for refugees include basic needs support, case management, cultural orientation, health access assistance and intensive job preparation and placement services. Services are available to recent asylum recipients living in New Jersey. If you are interested in learning more about the services available to asylum recipients, please visit our Services page.
We connect local organizations, communities of faith, and committed individuals to our work supporting immigrants and refugees
We provide assistance to refugees, asylees and immigrants arriving throughout the Garden State
We work to keep families together and help individuals through their journey to become new Americans
CWS Jersey City is part of the CWS Network, which works to assist refugees both around the world and in the Garden State. Our approach both looks to local communities, and to the wider world as we seek to engage with newly arriving refugees and asylees starting again in the United States.