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Rock Hunger IV: “An Awesome Way for NFSB to Connect with the Community”

Rock Hunger IV: “An Awesome Way for NFSB to Connect with the Community”

After a one-year hiatus, Rock Hunger is back! Rock Hunger IV, an outdoor concert to benefit the Nutley Family Service Bureau (NFSB), will be held Saturday, June 5 at 1 pm at the Old Canal Inn, 2 East Passaic Avenue in Nutley, NJ. This year’s lineup of bands is the biggest ever, featuring The Attic, ...

When Grandparents Become Caregivers: How Family Therapy Can Help

When Grandparents Become Caregivers: How Family Therapy Can Help

Did you know one in 10 children in the U.S. live in a household with at least one grandparent? In fact, more than one-third of grandparents (35 percent) who live with a grandchild are the primary caregivers. Grandparents are more relied upon today as caregivers than in previous generations. This can happen for a variety ...

How Family Therapy Addresses Challenges by Addressing the Larger System

How Family Therapy Addresses Challenges by Addressing the Larger System

At Nutley Family Service Bureau (NFSB), people often come to The Center thinking their problems exist in an individual vacuum. Someone might say something like, “I’ve been depressed” or “my child is misbehaving at school” and look at the issue from the perspective of an individual. At NFSB, we use family therapy to help individuals ...

From Volunteer to the NFSB Board: Meet Ken Cibelli

From Volunteer to the NFSB Board: Meet Ken Cibelli

A Nutley resident since 1983, Ken Cibelli had been receiving mailings from Nutley Family Service Bureau (NFSB) for years and sending donations from time to time. In 2017, he finally reached out to NFSB and offered to volunteer. “In the back of my mind, I always thought about getting involved because the Bureau seemed like ...

For Denise, Volunteering at the Thrift Shop Is a Source of Fulfillment

For Denise, Volunteering at the Thrift Shop Is a Source of Fulfillment

If you were to say that volunteering is in Denise Roman’s DNA, that would not be an exaggeration. Denise started volunteering when she was just 17 years old. A Nutley resident for 22 years, Denise has volunteered for organizations in Nutley and throughout the county, from supporting VFW Post 493 as auxiliary chaplain, to Our ...

How Volunteers Keep The NFSB Pantry And Thrift Shop Running Smoothly

How Volunteers Keep The NFSB Pantry And Thrift Shop Running Smoothly

April is National Volunteer Month. It’s a month dedicated to celebrating volunteerism and honoring those who give so much of themselves to help others. At Nutley Family Service Bureau (NFSB), the Food Pantry and Thrift Shop rely heavily on volunteers to support the services that are provided to the Nutley community. “Volunteers gave over 12,000 ...