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...
Paterson, NJ welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.
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ACS State Healthcare
100 Hamilton Plz, Paterson, NJ
Adult Health Care
76 E Main St, Little Falls, NJ
100 1st St # 203, Hackensack, NJ
165 5th Ave, Paterson, NJ
74 Godwin Ave, Ridgewood, NJ
63 Park St, Montclair, NJ
1285 Broad St, Bloomfield, NJ
1 Bergen County Plz # 2, Hackensack, NJ
182 Market St, Elmwood Park, NJ
CAMP Youth Development
13 N 1st St, Paterson, NJ
141 Dayton St, Ridgewood, NJ
Capco Resource Center
100 Hamilton Plz # 1406, Paterson, NJ
84-86 Mill St, Paterson, NJ
284 Passaic St, Passaic, NJ
37 Essex St, Passaic, NJ
Catherine A Rowe Commons
62 Trenton Ave, Clifton, NJ
476 17th Ave, Paterson, NJ
24 Degrasse St, Paterson, NJ
21 Church St, Elmwood Park, NJ
415 Hamburg Tpke, Wayne, NJ
200 Robin Rd, Paramus, NJ
240 Frisch Ct, Paramus, NJ
Clifton Adult Opportunity Center
900 Clifton Ave, Clifton, NJ
Community Options Inc
87 Morning Watch Rd, Wayne, NJ
555 Preakness Ave, Paterson, NJ