NJ 2-1-1 : NJ 2-1-1 can help you find solutions to personal needs by informing you of resources in your community like day care facilities, shelters, affordable housing units, social services, employment training programs, senior services, medical insurance, and more.
County Resources : Available government funding for homelessness prevention and other basic needs. For information call:
- Middlesex County, Catholic Charities Multi-Service Program, 732-826-6278
- Somerset County, NORWESCAP, 908-454-7000 x1118 or 1160
- Hunterdon County, Family Promise of Hunterdon County, 908-782-2490
- Warren County, Family Promise of Warren County, 908-453-2194
Aunt Bertha : Search for free or reduced cost services like medical care, food, job training, and more.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen : Guided by God’s love, Catholic Charities provides food, clothing and shelter for people in need and a network of services supporting infants to seniors.
East Brunswick Community Housing Corporation : The East Brunswick Community Housing Corporation (EBCHC) is a non-profit corporation whose purpose is to provide affordable housing for low- and very low-income households who would otherwise not be able to secure decent housing in East Brunswick, New Jersey.
Elijah’s Promise : Elijah’s Promise operates a community soup kitchen, culinary arts school, catering business, pay-as-you-can café, and connect low-income individuals and families with social and health services in Central NJ.
Eric B. Chandler Health Center : The Eric B. Chandler Health Center is a comprehensive, family-oriented community health center, jointly operated by the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Eric B. Chandler Community Board, Inc.
HomeSharing : HomeSharing’s mission is to create affordable housing solutions. We match those seeking housing with those who need additional income or services to maintain their homes, while fostering independence and dignity. HomeSharing provides services in Somerset, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Morris, and Union counties and the Montclair area.
Internet Essentials : Internet Essentials from Comcast brings affordable, high-speed Internet to your home so you can have greater access to homework, job opportunities, healthcare and benefits, higher education resources and more. It provides low-cost Internet service (speeds up to 15/2 Mbps) for $9.95 a month plus tax including in-home WiFi at no additional charge and access to 40 hours every 30 days of WiFi outside the home through Xfinity Hotspots; the option to purchase an Internet-ready computer for $149.99; and access to free digital literacy training available in print, online and in person. There are no activation or equipment rental fees. Certain eligibility restrictions apply.
Middlesex County – Office of Human Services : The Office of Human Services is comprised of the Division of Addictions and Mental Health Planning; Division of Children’s Services; Division of Housing, Community Development and Social Services.
NJ Comfort Partners Program : The New Jersey Comfort Partners Program is a free energy saving and energy education program for qualified low-income customers.
NJSave : NJSave is an online application to help low-income seniors and individuals with disabilities save money on Medicare premiums, prescription costs, and other living expenses.
NJ Department of Human Services — Division of Disability Services : Has an excellent Resource Guide available.
Veteran Care Services : Veterans and Widows of Veterans can be eligible for money to help pay for their care. Phone: 1-888-E-VETERANS, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wellspring Prevention : The mission of the Wellspring Center for Prevention is to promote the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities through the prevention of addiction-related problems across the lifespan.