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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Jersey, NJ


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New Jersey FamilyCare (NJFC) is a federal and state funded health insurance program created to help New Jersey's uninsured children to have affordable health coverage. It is not a welfare program. NJFC is for hard-working families who cannot afford t...
New Jersey administers the Federal Food Stamp program, which enables eligible low-income individuals and families to receive cash benefits to help pay for food. The County Welfare Agency determines eligibility. Individuals and families who are dee...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The New Jersey Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides subsidies to help low-income families and individuals meet home heating and medically necessary cooling costs. LIHEAP funds can also be used for energy crisis intervention and...
The Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services (DMAHS) administer state and federally-funded health insurance programs for certain groups of low and moderate income people. New Jersey Medicaid is an entitlement program that provides health in...
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Similarly, the goal of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is to protect the health and well-being of the nati...
The Special Milk Program (SMP) encourages the consumption of milk by children in order to foster good health and academic achievement. The Special Milk Program may not be operated in a school or institution, which is also participating in the Nationa...
New Jersey Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Services provides supplemental nutritious foods to pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children up to the age of 5. WIC services include n...
The New Jersey Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federally assisted meal program that provides free, nutritious meals and snacks to help children in low-income areas get the nutrition they need throughout the summer months when they are out of ...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet New Jersey's eligibility requirements....
The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, Division of Housing and Community Resources administers the Weatherization Assistance Program designed to promote energy conservation in low-income households....
New Jersey's welfare reform program, Work First New Jersey (WFNJ), was initiated in April 1997, following the passage of sweeping Federal reforms in 1996, known as the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act. Under the Act, th...

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ABC Institute-Better Living

228 Bidwell Ave, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 435-8326

Aids Counseling & Testing Site

114 Clifton Pl, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 451-2607

American Lung Association

61 Broadway # 6, New York, NY

(212) 315-8700

American Red Cross

53 Mill Rd, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 433-3100

Aspira Inc of New Jersey

777 Bergen Ave, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 434-4081

Association For Children of Nj

35 Halsey St # 2, Newark, NJ

(973) 643-3876

Association-Pakistani Amer

615 Pavonia Ave, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 222-3436

Barrow Mansion

83 Wayne St, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 432-6979

BEOF Community Action

555 Kennedy Blvd, Bayonne, NJ

(201) 339-3040

Brecht Forum

451 West St, New York, NY

(212) 242-4201

C Line Senior Services

94 Union St, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 332-1944

C-Line Community Outreach Services

189 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 200-1965

Cause Center

741 Bergen Ave, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 432-2824

Coalition for the Homeless

129 Fulton St, New York, NY

(212) 964-5900

Committee For Hispanic Child

110 William St, New York, NY

(212) 206-1090

Community Outreach Team Inc

15 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 332-2845

Community Service Society NY

105 E 22nd St # 303, New York, NY

(212) 254-8900

Community Solutions Inc

2853 John F Kennedy Blvd # 2, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 521-1300

Corpus Christi Ministries Inc

20 Britton St, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 433-8577

Dar El-Eiman

299 Academy St, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 222-3833

Diverse Family Resource Pc

PO Box 7188, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 533-8030

Fedcap Rehabilitation Services Inc

211 W 14th St, New York, NY

(212) 727-4200

God Sent Prayer Hot Line

439 Central Ave, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 420-0280

Greenville Hospital: Social Services

Jersey City, NJ

(201) 547-6158

HIP Heightened Independence

26 Journal Sq # 602, Jersey City, NJ

(201) 533-4407