Financial Assistance:

  • Local welfare offices are set up in each municipality. They provide financial assistance and food stamps to eligible recipients. Contact the Borough Hall in your town for further information.
  • County Welfare provides financial assistance, health benefits and food stamps to families with dependent children. Call: Monmouth County Division of Social Services (MCDSS), 732-431-6000.
  • The Victims of Crime Compensation Office (VCCO) provides financial assistance for crime victims who have incurred medical expenses as a result of their criminal victimization. The VCCO will also pay lost wages, burial expenses, and counselling fees. VCCO information can be obtained by calling Toll Free 877-658-2221 or contact the Monmouth County Victim Witness Advocacy Unit

Domestic Violence Programs:

  • 180 Turning Lives Around 732-264-4111
  • Providence House of Ocean County 732-244-8259
  • Women Aware of Middlesex County 732-249-4900
    24-Hour Hotline: 732-249-4504

Survivors of Violent Crimes Support:

Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Classes: