New Jersey prohibits any landlord from evicting a tenant without receiving a judgment from the Courts. If you have been illegally evicted, contact the police immediately - they can require the landlord grant your access to the unit.
Legal Services of New Jersey https://www.lsnj.org/
Services: Free/Low Cost Representation for low-income households
Community Health Law Project http://www.chlp.org/
Services: Free/Low Cost legal services for persons with disabilities or chronic health issues.
Legal Services of Northwest New Jersey https://www.lsnj.org/lsnwj/
Services: free civil legal services to people with limited income, seniors, and people
affected by HIV/AIDS in the five northwest counties of New Jersey
Montclair Landlord/Tenant Housing Committee Click Here
Directly assists Montclair tenants with landlord/tenant issues
United Way Family Success Center 60 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 www.unitedwaynnj.org 973-746-4235
Services: Financial education workshops, free tax preparation, referrals & access to social service programs
Montclair Neighborhood Development Corporation 228 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 www.montclairmndc.org/ 973-744-9094
Services: Utility and rental assistance
Salvation Army 13 Trinity Place, Montclair, NJ 07042 https://montclair.salvationarmy.org/ 973-744-3312
Services: Confidential referrals, rental assistance & support to social service programs.
La Casa De Don Pedro 317 Roseville Avenue, Newark, NJ 07107 www.lacasanwk.org
Services: Housing, Rental & Utility Assistance
Family Promise of Essex County 46 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 https://www.fpessexnj.org 973-746-1400
Services: Housing and Financial Assistance for families experiencing homelessness