Here is some information that can be helpful you when you are in need of financial assistance. This list may seem similar to a post we put up last year,but we have updated this information.
For General Information:
Phone- (609) 292-7162
Fax (609) 633-2884
NJ. SNAP ( formerly known as Food Stamps)
W.I.C. (Service Areas: Bayonne and Jersey City)
Tollfree: (866)- 44 NJWIC OR (866) 446-5942
384 Martin Luther King Drive, The Hub
Jersey City, New Jersey 07304
Work First (Welfare for families and individuals)
Hudson County Dept. of Family Services
Division of Welfare & Workforce Development
Hudson County Dept of Family Services
Division of Welfare
257 Cornelison Ave.
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Fax: (201) 395-4622
Toll free for LIHEAP or NJ Shares 211
LIHEAP — 1-800-510-3102
New Jersey Homelessness Prevention Program
Who to contact in Hudson County -DCA-HPP Herminio Gaetan
New Jersey home Ownership Preservation Effort
1-888-995-HOPE, a 24 hour a day, 7 day a week toll-free hotline
“The NJ Helps Services Home Page is designed to give consumers a ‘one-stop’ shopping resource for the wide range of programs, information and services provided by the Department of Human Services and its partners, to assist individuals, families and communities in throughout the State of New Jersey.”
A site where librarians make it easier for residents to access the help they may need. This is a list of links to websites that can provide you with all types of services available to N.J. residents.
The Department of Human Services section on official website of the state of New Jersey.
An easy-to-remember telephone number that connects callers to resource specialists who are ready to guide callers to available resources that will do the most good
A web site that provides easy access a resource database and web pages that provide essential facts, contact numbers and web addresses so individuals have the tools they need to find answers when in need.