County Boards of Social Services

The County Boards of Social Services offer a variety of services and programs. You can apply for NJ SNAP food assistance and cash assistance in your county.

Atlantic  County

Department of Family and Community Development
1333 Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401-8297
(609) 348-3001
Fax: (609) 343-2374
Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM M-F

Bergen County

Bergen County Board of Social Services
218 Route 17 North
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662-3300
(201) 368-4200
Fax: (201) 368-8710
Hours: 7:45 AM- 4:45 PM M, W-F
Tues.: 7:45 AM -8:00 PM

Burlington County

Burlington County Board of Social Services
Human Services Facility
795 Woodlane Road
Mount Holly, NJ 08060-3335
(609) 261-1000
Fax: (609) 261-0463
Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-F

Camden County

Camden County Board of Social Services
Althea R. Wright Administration Bldg.
600 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08102-1255
(856) 225-8800
Fax: (856) 225-7797
Hours: 8:30 AM -4:30 PM M-F


Cape May County

Cape May County Department of Social Services
Social Services Building
4005 Route 9 South
Rio Grande, NJ 08242-1911
(609) 886-6200
Fax: (609) 889-9332
Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM M, W-F
Tues.: 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Cumberland County

Cumberland County Board of Social Services
275 North Delsea Dr.
Vineland, NJ 08360-3607
(856) 691-4600
Fax: (856) 692-7635
Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM M-F

Essex County

Essex County Department of Citizen Services
Division of Family Assistance and Benefits
18 Rector Street - 9th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 733-3000
Fax: (973) 504-9316
Hours: 7:30 AM -4:00 PM M,T, TH, F
Weds. by appointment only - (973) 733-2001: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
* Closed to public every 3rd Thursday of the month.*

Gloucester County

Gloucester County Division of Social Services
400 Hollydell Drive
Sewell, NJ 08080
(856) 582-9200
Fax: (856) 582-6587
Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM M-F
Every 1st & 3rd Tues. 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM

 

 

Hudson County

Hudson County Department of Family Services
Welfare Division
257 Cornelison Ave.
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 420-3000 ext. 2053
Fax: (201) 395-4624
Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:15 PM M-F


Hunterdon County

Hunterdon County Department of Human Services
Division of Social Services
6 Gauntt Place
PO Box 2900
Flemington, NJ 08822-2900
(908) 788-1300
Fax: (908) 806-4588
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM M-F

Mercer County

Mercer County Board of Social Services
200 Woolverton Street
PO Box 1450
Trenton, NJ 08650-2099
(609) 989-4320
Fax: (609) 989-0405
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM M, W-F
Tues.: 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM

Middlesex County

Middlesex County Board of Social Services
181 How Lane
PO Box 509
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
(732) 745-3500
Fax: (732) 745-4558
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM M-F

Monmouth County

Monmouth County Division of Social Services
3000 Kozloski Road
PO Box 3000
Freehold, NJ 07728
(732) 431-6000
Fax: (732) 431-6017
Hours: 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM M-F

Satellite Office
2405 Route 66
Ocean, NJ 07712
(732) 431-6000
Hours: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM M, W-F
8:30 AM to 8:00 PM Tuesday

Morris County

Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance
340 W. Hanover Ave (Morris Township)
PO Box 900
Morristown, NJ 07963-0900
(973) 326-7800
Fax: (973) 829-8531
Hours: 8:30 AM -4:30 PM M-F
Every Other Tues.: 8:30 -7:30 PM

Satellite Office
325 East McFarland St
Dover, NJ 07801
(973) 682-4990
Hours: 8:30 AM -4:30 PM M-F
Every Other Tues: 8:30 AM- 7:30 PM

 

Ocean County

Ocean County Board of Social Services
1027 Hooper Avenue
PO Box 547
Toms River, NJ 08754-0547
(732) 349-1500
Fax: (732) 244-8075
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM M, W-F
Tues.: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Satellite Office
225 4th Street
Lakewood, NJ 08701
(732) 370-8854
Hours: 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM M-F

Satellite Office
333 Haywood Road
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
(609) 242-6100
Hours: 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM M-F

 

Passaic County

Passaic County Board of Social Services
80 Hamilton Street
Paterson, NJ 07505-2060
(973) 881-0100
Fax: (973) 881-3232
Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM (Doors are closed to the public at 4:15 PM) M-F

Satellite Office
114 Prospect Street
Passaic, NJ 07055
(973) 470-5038
Hours: 7:30 AM- 3:30 PM M-F

 

Salem County

Salem County Board of Social Services
147 South Virginia Avenue
Penns Grove, NJ 08069-1797
(856) 299-7200
Fax: (856) 299-3245
Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM M-F

Somerset County

Somerset County Board of Social Services
73 East High Street
PO Box 936
Somerville, NJ 08876-0936
(908) 526-8800
Fax: (908) 707-1941
Hours: 8:15 AM - 6:00 PM M-F

Sussex County

Sussex County Division of Social Services
83 Spring Street
Suite 203
PO Box 218
Newton, NJ 07860
(973) 383-3600
Fax: (973) 383-3627
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM M-F

Union County

Union County Division of Social Services
342 Westminster Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208-3290
(908) 965-2700
Fax: (908) 965-2758
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM M-F

Satellite Office
200 West 2nd Street
Plainfield, NJ 07060
(908) 791-7000
Hours: 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM M-F

 

Warren County

Warren County Division of Temporary Assistance and Social Services
1 Shotwell Dr.
Belvidere, NJ 07823
(908) 475-6301
Fax: (908) 475-1533
Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM M-F