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Important Agencies’ Numbers

New Jersey Department of Human Services: Division of Aging Services:

For access to aging services in your county: 1-877-222-3737

Aging & Disability Resource Connection/Area Agency on Aging (ADRC/AAA)

Main Hotline 1-877-222-3737                 Ocean County: 732-929-2091

Monmouth County : 732-431-7450

American with Disabilities act Hotline: 800-514-0301

NJ Division of Disabilities Services: 888-285-3036

NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD): 800-832-9173

Addictions Hotline: 800-238-2333

WE CARE (24 hour crisis hotline) : 908-232-2880

Division of the Deaf & Hard of Hearing: 800-792 8339

NJ Community Information Helpline:       211

Medicare counseling and general aging services questions SHIP): 1-800-792-8820

Ocean county board of Social Services:

Main Office     732-349-1500

Emergency After-Hours       732-240-6100 / 609-693-5834

Monmouth County Board of Social Services:

Main Office (732) 431-6000

Mercer County (Trenten) :


(609) 656-6301

Financial/Referral Help

Family support center of NJ :  800-372-6510

Habitat for Humanity:  732-818-9550 ext 105

Catholic charities

732 350- 4120 ext 3234

Jewish Federation/ Family Services


Metropolitan Jewish Council: 212-453-9542

VA (Veterans Benefits Administration):   973 297-3230. ( ask about the SAH & HISA  Grants)

for the SAH grants go to

NJ Chapter of the MS society: 732-660-1005

Helping Hands of Toms River

NJ Area Agency on Aging877-222-3737 (Ask about the HCBS Waivers and PACE programs for home modifications. Or ask about the Personal Preference and the NJ (GO) for Long-Term Care Waiver programs from Medicaid)

New Jersey Division of Disability Services 1-888-285-3036.

Senior Information Hotline:    609-588-7997

Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund Commission: 609 292-0600

Office of Quality Improvement/ Division of Developments:  609-689-1932


If you  incur home modification expenses related to medical or employment purposes, some or all of the cost may be deductible from federal income tax as a medical expense (IRS Publication 502).  Call for more information.

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS): May help individuals with a disability achieve employment. (609) 292-5987 for assistance. 

Disability Rights NJ (609) 292-9742

Home Modification Specialists

Guardian Home Modification:     732-200-1282