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Somerset County Board of Social Services 2013 Annual Report

Mission Statement

"To provide for basic human needs, to promote self-sufficiency and the preservation of families, and to protect the vulnerable through the responsible, professionally directed use of available resources".

Financial Assistance Programs

Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Formerly Food Stamp Program)
General Assistance (GA)
Emergency Assistance


Adult Protective Services
Home Health Aide Services
Child Support
Housing Assistance
Rooming and Boarding Home Services
Family Planning
Early Periodic Screening and Diagnostic Testing (EPSDT)
Medical Transportation
Referrals to Community Agencies

Field Office
630 Franklin Blvd #110
Somerset, NJ 08873
Phone: (732)846-6499
FAX: (732) 325-0224
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Central Office
73 East High Street
Somerville, NJ 08876-0936
Phone: (908) 526-8800
FAX: (908) 203-9991
8:15 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Field Office
391-D Somerset Street
North Plainfield, NJ 07060
Phone: (908)561-9400
FAX: (908) 561-6567
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.