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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Plainfield, 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...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Plainfield, NJ

Plainfield, NJ welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

American Red Cross

321 Elm St # 1, Westfield, NJ

(908) 232-7090

American Red Cross

695 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ

(908) 273-2076

American Red Cross

389 Millburn Ave, Millburn, NJ

(973) 379-4198

Arc of Union County

1225 South Ave, Plainfield, NJ

(908) 754-5910

Arc of Union County

52 Fadem Rd, Springfield, NJ

(973) 315-0000

Arthritis Foundation

200 Middlesex Tpke # 201, Iselin, NJ

(732) 283-4300

Bound Brook Welfare Directors

230 Hamilton St, Bound Brook, NJ

(732) 356-0833

Boys & Girls Club-Union County

530 W 7th St # 534, Plainfield, NJ

(908) 822-8672

Bridges Outreach Inc

561 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ

(908) 273-0176

Bright Light Community Services

1301 W Front St, Plainfield, NJ

(908) 756-9585

Catholic Charities Diocese

26 Safran Ave, Edison, NJ

(732) 738-1323

Catholic Community Services-Mental

108 Alden St, Cranford, NJ

(908) 497-3925

Center For Family Support NJ

293 W Clay Ave, Roselle Park, NJ

(908) 241-0400

Cerebral Palsy ADULT Training

61 Suttons Ln, Piscataway, NJ

(732) 819-0077

Cerebral Palsy Children's Center

10 Oak Dr, Edison, NJ

(732) 548-3356

Chatham Emergency Squad

45 Spring St, Chatham, NJ

(973) 377-1131

Cherished Creations Inc

343 Snyder Ave, Berkeley Heights, NJ

(908) 790-0616

Christopher Reeve Paralysis

636 Morris Ave, Springfield, NJ

(973) 379-2690

City of Elizabeth Health Welfare & Human Services: Union County Consumer Affairs

300 North Ave E, Westfield, NJ

(908) 654-9840

Civic League-Greater New Brnswck

49 Throop Ave, New Brunswick, NJ

(732) 247-9066

Clark Volunteer Emergency

875 Raritan Rd, Clark, NJ

(732) 574-1374

Community Fire Company Hall Rental

14 Community Place, Warren, NJ

(908) 561-6696

Contact We Care

PO Box 2376, Westfield, NJ

(908) 301-1899

Cranford Adult Work Center

140 Bryant Ave, Cranford, NJ

(908) 709-0410

Cranford Family Care

61 Myrtle St, Cranford, NJ

(908) 276-3530