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Morris County Veterans Free Legal Clinic and Benefits Expo

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Morristown Town Hall, Senior Center (3rd floor)
200 South St., Morristown

We invite all Morris County veterans to a freeconfidential Legal Clinic and Benefits Expo. Organizations attending include VA Healthcare, Welcome Home Veterans of New Jersey, and the Morris County Bar Association! Free shuttle service is available from Boonton, Ledgewood and Morristown. Learn more about this exciting event!

Title IIID Funding Application Now Open

Funding applications are available for the TITLE IIID Evidence Based Health Promotion Program, which assists older persons to improve or maintain physical health by helping them to identify and understand their health needs.

The RFA package for the above funding sources is now available. Applications are due at 4:30pm on March 15, 2017.

Freeholders Authorize RFP for Management of Morris View by Private Health Care Provider

On July 27, the Morris County Board of Freeholders voted to authorize the development of a request for proposals (RFP) for the potential private management of the county’s Morris View Healthcare Center.

The freeholders stressed that the county is retaining ownership of the facility and would write specific patient care requirements into the RFP to ensure that any private management company considered by the county for a lease to run Morris View would maintain the high quality of care now offered to elderly and disabled residents living there.

Read the press release, the resolution, the current report, and Q&A.

2016 Housing and Urban Development Funding Application – New and Renewal Projects

The Morris County Continuum of Care, a local planning committee charged with the responsibility of reducing the incidence of homelessness in Morris County, has begun the process for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) 2016 Continuum of Care Application.

The application and priority listing are now available for viewing.

NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line

The NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line was established by the Mental Health Association of NJ to support two distinct groups across the state of New Jersey: those concerned with their own opiate use; and, those who are experiencing distress related to the opiate use of a friend or family member. Call 855-652-3737 or

Apply Online for Temporary Assistance

The Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance would like to encourage clients to apply online for assistance programs. The Office of Temporary Assistance is experiencing longer wait times than in the past and this online application can be completed at home or anywhere (Library) that internet access exists.

Whether you apply online or in person your application will be processed in approximately 30 days. Applying online will avoid a client waiting to be seen at the Office of Temporary Assistance.