Supportive Assistance For Individuals And Families


The SAIF program is a workforce development program created by the Essex County Welfare Agency and the Division of Family Development to offer a safety net.

Individuals can expect to receive supportive services that will lead to self-sufficiency.

The following services are offered through the NESF SAIF program:

  • Resume Building/Writing
  • Mock Interviews
  • Interview Attire (the do’s and don’ts)
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Mental Health Services
  • Job Training
  • Job Counseling/Coaching
  • Job Skills and Strengths Assessments
  • Access to community job fairs
  • Workforce Development Workshops
  • Employment Opportunities/Resources
  • Health Services
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Housing Resources