Phone Number: 973-285-6851
The Division plans and manages public funding for individuals and families who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness, and coordinates and develops a continuum of housing ranging from emergency to permanent, childcare services, transportation and other initiatives, including those involved in moving individuals from welfare to work. It provides information, referral and advocacy to local residents in need of services.
The Division oversees:
- $658,701 in Morris County Grant-In-Aid for services to community agencies
- $221,855 in Social Services for the Homeless funding
- $1,846,525 childcare center based dedicated vouchers through the NJ Department of Human Services, Division of Family Development
- $1,426,154 through the US Department of Housing and Urban Development to house homeless individuals and families and provide related childcare services
Community Initiatives include an annual Point-In-Time Count of the Homeless and Project Homeless Connect.