Homeless Services

Are you experiencing a housing or homeless crisis?  Get help from Social Work staff with the following:

  • Temporary shelter assistance
  • Warming center assistance
  • Rental assistance
    • Includes first month’s rent and back-rent assistance
    • Housing must be affordable moving forward 
  • Utility assistance
  • Security deposit assistance
    • Housing must be legal and affordable moving forward
  • Other services (food, transportation, medical needs)

 

Phone

Step 1.During Business Hours (M-F, 8:30AM-4:30PM)

Call our Homeless Intake Line at 973-829-8264. You'll be connected to a Social Worker for an assessment of eligible housing services. We will guide you to  appropriate housing resources and guidance you need to become self-sufficient.

Please note: If you are currently working with a Social Worker but cannot contact or identify that worker, please call 973-829-8264 for assistance.

Step 2.Afterhours, Weekdays, and Holidays

  1. Call 2-1-1
  2. Select prompt for “Currently Homeless”
  3. Enter “MOR” for Morris County.

You'll be connected with a Call Specialist for an assessment of eligible housing services. They will guide you to the appropriate housing resources you need to become self-sufficient.

In Person

In an effort to safeguard the health of Morris County community members during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are encouraging residents to please call our office instead of visiting in-person.

Client Information Release Form

If you want us to be able to speak with a family member, friend, or agency on your behalf, you need to fill out the Client Information Release form.

Fill out the form online:

Fill it out on paper and mail it to us: