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The Division of Community & Behavioral Health Services and the Human Services Administrative Office are located at 1 Medical Drive, Morris Plains, NJ 07950.

Public transportation is available via the OTA-Medical Drive Shuttle or NJ Transit Bus Route 873.

Veterans “Munch and Learn” October 15

On behalf of Ken Brenzel, Morris County Veterans Service Officer, the Morris County Veterans Services Office will host a “Munch & Learn” informational seminar on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019 at 6 p.m., at the Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance, 340 West Hanover Avenue, Morris Township, in the ground floor conference room.

David Brimmer, the VA Healthcare Community Outreach Coordinator and Veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom, will conduct a presentation regarding the available benefits of VA Healthcare, eligibility, and enrollment.

A light meal will be provided. This program is open to all Morris County veterans and their families. If you would like to attend this event, please RSVP ASAP to Bertha Cornejo-More, Morris County Veterans Services Office at (973) 285-6865, or [email protected] by Tuesday, Oct. 8.  Seating is limited.

Thank you for your service.

Human Services Administrative Office New Location

Effective August 6, 2019, the Human Services Administrative Office will be moving from the Morris View Healthcare Center and relocating to the Central Avenue Complex, 1 Medical Drive, Morris Plains. Our emails, phone numbers and fax number will remain the same. Get directions to all Human Services offices.

Navigating Hope – Bringing Services to You

Don’t know where to start? Navigating Hope brings services to you. Navigating Hope will offer on-site benefits eligibility screenings and application assistance, as well as linkage to other community services. Learn more about this new mobile outreach initiative!

For providers: CY 2020 Navigating Hope Care Manager Funding Funding applications are now available for Navigating Hope Care Manager. Learn more about the application process. Applications are due by August 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Year 2020 Funding

Funding applications are now available for Child Abuse Prevention, Social Services for the Homeless, Grant-in-Aid, and Area Plan funding. Learn more about the 2020 application process. Providers are encouraged to attend an information session on June 7 to answer any questions.

New and Improved Veterans Page

Veterans ID card exampleMorris County veterans: Take a look at our brand new Veterans page. We’ve included information that you requested, including the Morris County Veterans ID program, how to apply for a distinguished service medal, information about veterans organizations in Morris County, and more!

Have any comments or concerns? Please send us your feedback.

2019 Point-in-Time Count

On Wednesday, January 23, Morris County conducted a Point-In-Time Count of sheltered and unsheltered homeless the night of January 22. The results of this endeavor, led by local agencies and volunteers, will guide efforts to end homelessness.

To facilitate this process a countywide training was held Friday, January 11, tools of which, can be accessed below.



NJSave – New One-Stop, Online Application for Older New Jerseyans to Access Benefits

The Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Division of Aging Services has launched NJSave, a new online application to help older residents with low-incomes and individuals with disabilities save money on Medicare premiums, prescription costs, and other living expenses.

NJSave allows individuals to use a single online application to check their eligibility for various savings and assistance programs, such as Medicare Savings Programs, which help eligible individuals pay their Medicare premiums and copays; New Jersey’s Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged and Disabled (PAAD), which helps save money on prescription drug costs; and the Lifeline Utility Assistance Program.

Access NJSave today! Get more information from the New Jersey Division of Aging Services.

We Need Your Input on Mental Health and Addiction Services

Have you ever used any Morris County services for mental health, drug or alcohol addiction treatment and recovery? We need your input!

Every four years, each county in NJ prepares a County Comprehensive Plan (CCP) for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Support Services. The purpose of the CCP is to identify needs and gaps within the service system in order to allocate resources and develop service priorities and programs to address those needs.

Fill out our survey to let us know where gaps in treatment are. The results of the survey will be compiled and summarized by county staff in the development of the CCP.

Morris County ID Card Program

A partnership of the Morris County Sheriff’s Office and the Morris County Department of Human Services

We provide Morris County Identification Cards for Morris County residents ages 18 – 54 who may not have a driver’s license or just want another form of identification. These cards are used for identification purposes only and may not be accepted by certain agencies that require a state ID (such as a driver’s license). Get more information and apply for an ID card.