Get Help buttonThe New Jersey State Library has launched a website designed to make it easier for residents to connect to state programs, services and agencies that can help them during these tough economic times.  The site has categories listing Work Tools, Financial Tools, Housing Tools, Health Tools and Parental Tools, as well as Tools for Seniors.   Users will find resources to help them pay their bills, avoid foreclosure, get job assistance or file for Medicaid.  Simply click the Get Help button.

After School Programs

New Jersey Afterschool Directory:  Search the directory for Afterschool programs in the area.

Health

Assisted Living Facilities:  An informational resource for assisted living in the United States.

Child Care Centers in New Jersey

Dept of Health and Senior Services, Long Term Care

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NJ Department of Children and Families

NJ Department of Human Services: (Health Care, Disability, Welfare, etc.)

New Jersey Physicians:  This NJ State Board of Medical Examiners site contains a complete listing of all New Jersey physicians, with a disciplinary indicator if warranted.

NEW JERSEY POISON INFORMATION AND EDUCATION SYSTEM:  located at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey,  65 Bergen Street, Newark NJ 07107-3001, Emergency Phone:  1-800-222-1222

NJ Report Card for Nursing Homes

NJ Resources for the Blind and Deaf:  As of July 1, 2013 The New Jersey Association of the Deaf-Blind, Inc. officially changed its name to Everas Community Services, Inc.  

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services

U.S. Food and Drug Administration:  Consumer Health Information for You and Your Family

 

Housing

New Jersey Housing Resource Center

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

U.S. Department of State – Domestic Posts

 

Transportation

New Jersey Transit Bus Schedule