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Here is a list of useful links to resources for individuals and families with disabilities in the state of New Jersey.


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New Jersey State

New Jersey Counties


Hotlines and Information Helplines (toll-free)

If you are deaf or hard of hearing, please call
+1-877-294-4356 TTY
To access any hotline:
(voice callers use 7-1-1 NJ Relay)

NJ 2-1-1

New Jersey ‘s Community Resource Phone or Website Guide
Just dial – 2-1-1

Addiction Services

Addictions Hotline of NJ


Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund


Commission for the Blind & Visually Impaired

(CBVI) Hotline

Child Care Help Line


Child Support Hotline

+1-877-NJ KIDS1

Disaster Mental Health

+1-877-294-4356 TTY
(voice callers use 7-1-1 NJ Relay)

Division of Aging Services (DoAS)

SHIP Medicare Counseling at +1-800-792-8820
Aging and Disability Resource Connection at +1-877-222-3737
PAAD and Senior Gold at +1-800-792-9745
AIDS Drug Distribution Program at +1-877-613-453
Hearing Aid Assistant to Aged and Disabled at +1-800-792-9745
Lifeline Utility Assistance Program at +1-800-792-9745

Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DDHH)

+1-800-792-8339 V/TTY

Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)


Division of Disability Services ( DDS )

+1-609-292-1210 TTY

Division of Family Development (DFD)


Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services (DMAHS)


Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMAHS)


Domestic Violence


Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Federal: +1-800-929-1040
State: +1-888-895-8179

Food Stamps


Gambling Addiction


Good Neighbors – Community Living for People with Disabilities


Health Benefits Identification (HBID) Card Unit

Call if your plastic HBID card is lost or stolen

Kinship Navigator Program

(raising relatives’ children)

Legal Services of NJ
Legal Services of NJ coordinates the statewide Legal Services system, which provides free legal assistance to low-income New Jerseyans.
You can apply for legal help online through their website or call their Toll-Free Statewide Legal Hotline at 1-888-LSNJ-LAW.

Low Income Home Energy Assistance


Medicaid Fraud and Abuse Hotline


NJ FamilyCare/Medicaid Call Center


NJ Disaster Mental Health Helpline

+1-877-294-4356 TTY
(voice callers use 7-1-1 NJ Relay)

NJ FamilyCare

+1-800-701-0720 TTY

NJ Housing Resource Center (HRC)

(for accessible, affordable housing)

NJ MentalHealthCares (NJMHC)

+1-866-202-HELP (4357)
TTY: +1-877-294-4356

NJ WorkAbility – DiscoverAbility

(from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mondays thru Fridays)


(Postpartum Mood Disorders) Hotline

Special Savings

State Disability Insurance

(Dept. of Labor & Workforce Development)
TDD – +1-609-292-8319
NJ Relay for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or
Speech-Impaired Text Telephone User

Traumatic Brain Injury Fund

TDD – +1-609-292-1210
(from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mondays thru Fridays)

Universal Service Fund (USF)

(Help with utility bills for low-income families and individuals)

Work First NJ

(Welfare for Families and Individuals)

The following Helplines and Hotlines are now part of the Department of Children and Families (DCF)

Adoption Information

Child Abuse/ Neglect Hotline

(State Central Registry Hotline)
+1-877-NJ ABUSE

Child Behavioral Health Services


Division of Youth and Family Services

(DYFS) Action Line

Family Help Line

(for stressed parents)
+1-800-THE KIDS

Foster Care Information

+1-877-NJ FOSTER

Safe Haven for Infants


Teen Pregnancy Hotline

+1-800-THE KIDS