New Jersey's publicly funded health insurance program - includes CHIP, Medicaid and Medicaid expansion populations
NJ.Gov Dept. of Human Services
Portal to multiple departments including SNAP, SSI, Temporary Assistance.
Need Help? NJ211.org
One-stop portal for resources in NJ
Crisis Text Line: Text "NJ" to 741741
Family Helpline: 1-800-843-5437
Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-572-7233
Mental Health Hotline: 866-202-4357
Mental Health Association of NJ
Call MHA Essex: 973-509-9777
Rutgers Graduate School of Applied Professional Psychology
Offering phone and telepsychology services to help community members obtain short-term supportive therapy or referral to therapists in our network.
PLEASE NOTE: In New Jersey, public utilities (electric and gas), internet/phone, and water have suspended service shutoffs. The Essex County Sheriff’s Office will not execute evictions and suspended foreclosure sales indefinitely due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Know someone who doesn’t have internet and you want to help them get it ASAP? Comcast is offering an “internet essentials” package for $10 per month. Comcast is also offering that same package for free for 60 days if you are eligible for public assistance programs like the National School Lunch program, Medicaid, or SNAP and live in a Comcast area. Click here to read more.