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Public Notice: 2018 Area Plan Contract Meeting

Interested Community Residents: The Morris County Division on Aging, Disabilities and Community Programming is holding a public meeting to discuss the spending plan for the 2018 Area Plan Contract under The Older Americans Act.

The meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 11:00 A.M., at the Mt. Olive Nutrition Site, 204 Flanders-Drakestown Road, Budd Lake, NJ 07828.

If you need additional information or will require special accommodations for the meeting, contact Maria Rosario, Morris County Division on Aging, Disabilities & Community Programming, (973) 285-6847, Monday through Friday, between 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Comments may also be mailed to Morris County Division on Aging, Disabilities & Community Programming, P.O. Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900 or email to [email protected].

2018 Funding Available

Funding applications are available through the Morris County Department of Human Services, due on June 30. Anticipated 2018 funding is intended for the provision of services identified within Morris County planning documents.

Get more information and fill out the application.

New Office of Temporary Assistance Open in Dover

Morris County has opened a new OTA office in Dover to better serve our constituents across the county.

375 E. McFarlan St., Dover, NJ
8:30am-4:30pm
973-682-4990

Get more information about OTA services and directions to the new office.

2017 Housing and Urban Development Funding Applications Now Available

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) 2017 Continuum of Care Application.

Applications are now online. Get more information and apply.

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 visit www.njconnectforrecovery.org.

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.