Community Resource

Women and Family Ascending Association (WAFAA)

(201) 925-1299

Women and Family Ascending Association (WAFAA)

We are a government recognized non-profit organization that provides crisis intervention therapy, referrals for job assistance, cultural sensitivity training, anger management therapy, Public Notary assistance, as well as many other services. We work with law enforcement officials and the Passaic Family Court to provide our services to members of the Northern New Jersey community who are in need.

Our mission is to strengthen families and the community through education in order to reduce isolation, build connections within and between families, and throughout the community.

We are based in Paterson and Wayne NJ, but we serve the northern New Jersey area.

Our Services:

  • Parenting Classes
  • Bill & Insurance Assistance
  • Counseling Sessions
  • Crisis Intervention Therapy
  • Emergency Housing
  • Food Pantry & Shelter
  • Immigration Services
  • Legal Assistance
  • Notary Public
  • Senior Care Services
  • Anger Management
  • Referrals for Assistance
  • Community Service
Age Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Basic Needs / Assistance
Family & Support Services
Legal / Advocacy
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Crisis / Safety
Language Spoken
  • Arabic
Areas Served
  • Bergen County
  • Passaic County

Last Updated: 01/16/22