Welcome to Newark Day Center

THE FRESH AIR FUND IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE SUMMER OF 2021 !!!!!!! AGES 7-12.  Click link to access more information and online application.

Fresh Air Fund

Fresh Air Fund Application Form

We are now doing registration for this year and the 2021-2022 school year!!!

Newark Day Center is open, providing full services during these pandemic times, as our families continue to count on us each day.

Please call the center and ask to speak with a Family Worker at 973-643-5713 or 973-643-5714 to enroll your 3 or 4 year old.  If you know of any other families with 3 and 4 year olds, please share our page and this post.

We are offering in person, virtual, and hybrid learning.

If you are interested in applying for Child Care please complete the Child Care Screening Form.

Read more in our Latest News. .

Remember to wear your mask and wash your hands!  


Newark Day Center is a multifaceted, innovative, and pace-setting community agency serving children, youth, adults, and seniors. It was originally founded in 1803 as the Newark Female Charitable Society.

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to continue our long tradition of training the poor of all ages in the Greater Newark area to help themselves. We provide this help through the following programs:

    • Infant, Toddler,  and Pre-School Programs,
    • Training opportunities for adults,
    • Fresh Air Fund Summer camping experiences for children,
    • Parent Aide Program, and
    • Senior referral services.

We also serve to promote partnerships with other community-based organizations, and we advocate for those who seek our assistance.

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