Serving more than one million of New Jersey's most vulnerable citizens, DHS serves individuals and families with low incomes; people with mental illnesses, disabilities or special needs; and parents needing children’s healthcare, child care or facing catastrophic medical expenses for their children.
04/23/2014- TRENTON – The Christie Administration today announced that over 300 households are being served through the Ramp Repair and Replacement and the Senior Repair and Advocacy programs, administered by the Department of Human Services (DHS) with funding from the post-Sandy Social Services Block Grant (SSBG). The programs support the Sandy recovery of seniors and individuals with disabilities.
04/23/2014- Trenton, NJ – Continuing the Christie Administration’s ongoing support of community-based services for individuals with developmental disabilities, Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno last evening visited Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn for a performance by the Theatre for Everyone program group. With its array of specialized, arts-focused programming for individuals with developmental disabilities, Paper Mill Playhouse has received numerous awards and national recognition for its unique and family-friendly learning experience.
04/23/2014- Trenton, N.J. – Non-custodial parents in New Jersey, who are delinquent on their child support payments and have warrants out for their arrest, may avoid jail time and other penalties if they take advantage of an initiative set to begin at the end of April.