Useful Information

Programs and Services

  • Food banks, soup kitchens and other ways to prevent hunger.
    www.endhungernj.org
  • New Jersey's Statewide Energy Fund — provides assistance to pay utility bills
    www.njshares.org or (609) 883-1626 or (866) 657-4273 
  • TRUE, Temporary Relief for Utility Expenses is designed to help moderate income households who are having difficulty paying their PSE&G bill. The TRUE program provides a one-time grant of up to $1,500 ($750 for gas and $750 for electric) for households that are not eligible for other low income programs.
    www.pseg.com/true_guidelines  or www.pseg.com/help
  • Phone bill assistance from Verizon
    http://www.verizonnj.com/about/community/nj/tele/njlifelinerev.asp
  • Information about free dental care through the Donated Dental Services (DDS) program
    North New Jersey Donated Dental Services
    Attn: Michelle Palmer
    P.O. Box 2117
    Edison, NJ 08818-2117
    (732) 549-8506  or (888) 995-0055
  • Job postings by "age-friendly" employers
    www.retirementjobs.com
  • Employers specifically interested in staffing from the over-50 workforce
    www.workforce50.com
  • Nursing home comparison from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
    www.medicare.gov/NHCompare

State and County Programs

Grant Management Tips

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