Our Mission Statement:  Montclair Emergency Services for the Homeless (MESH) is a local, faith-based organization dedicated to engaging the Montclair community to provide basic and essential services to Montclair’s most vulnerable homeless adults.

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About MESH Montclair

In the wake of New Jersey's steep budget crisis, the Montclair Emergency Services for the Homeless (MESH) works to address issues of suburban homelessness in Montclair.


During the month of March, the following dates are  projected for MESH overnight respite @ Union Baptist Church located at 14 Midland Avenue:

Due to  significant changes in weather predictions, the updated MESH overnight respite schedule is as follows for the  upcoming week*:

Wednesday March 2, Thursday March 3, and Friday March 4th.

Please note due to the unpredictable nature of the weather these scheduled dates may change or more dates maybe added.

Overnight respite doors open at 9:00 pm and close for the evening at 11:00 pm.

* These projected dates feature evening and overnight temperatures that drop below 25 degrees. The temperatures represent weather predictions that are subject to change and may result in a change in the MESH overnight respite schedule. Every effort will be made to alert you of changes related to our overnight respite schedule by 12 noon daily.

Gwen Parker Ames, Ed.D
Executive Director, MESH, Inc.

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