Social Issues and Low Income Help

The following resources are provided for your information only.  This should not be considered an endorsement by New Beginnings.  Our group is not affiliated with any of these services, and we are not responsible for the content in these links. If you would like more information, please contact these organizations directly.

If you need help with any social or low income issues, including health care costs, prescription costs, housing, legal issues, disability, and advocacy, please contact one of the services below.

  • 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 much more.  This service is free, confidential, multilingual, TTY accessible, and available 24/7.  Just dial 2-1-1 or search the website.
  • NJHelps
    The NJ Helps Services Home Page is designed to give consumers a “one-stop” shopping resource for the wide range of programs, information, and services provided by the Department of Human Services and its partners, to assist individuals, families and communities in throughout New Jersey.  Use the screening tool to find out if you qualify for more than 28 state and federal programs that can help you find housing, employment, child care, health insurance, prescriptions, pay for food and much more.
    The official benefits website of the U.S. government.  Find out which benefits you may be eligible for and how to apply for assistance.

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