Newark Community Needs Assessment

Active Project? No
Year Project Began: 2012
Year of Last Input: 2013
Last Updated: Jul 27 2017
Project Location:
Newark, NJ
State / Province:
New Jersey
United States
Lead Organization:
The Center for Collaborative Change
Type of Organization:

Geographic Scope

Neighborhood, Metropolitan

Issue Areas

Economy, Education, Health & Wellbeing, Housing, Public Safety


The Needs Assessment is a combination of primary and secondary research including two surveys and a series of practitioner interviews conducted by the Center over the past year. The Physical Wellbeing, and Economic Wellbeing Sections are complete. The Physical Wellbeing Section has been broken into two subsections Crime and Public Safety, and Health. The Economic Wellbeing Section is broken into three subsections, Housing and Healthy Neighborhoods, Economy, and Education.

Project URL

Indicator Domains

Crime & Public Safety; Health; Housing & Healthy Neighborhoods; Economy; Education; Civic Culture; Civic Ecosystem

Reporting Format

Bi- or Tri-Report

Project Contact:

Laurel Dumont
The Center for Collaborative Change - Educational Organization
Newark NJ USA