Somerset County Board of Social Services


General Assistance (GA)

We provide cash assistance and limited Medicaid coverage to individuals and couples without dependent children who have little or no income and live in the following municipalities: Bedminster, Bernards Township, Bernardsville, Bound Brook, Branchburg, Far Hills, Green Brook, Hillsborough, Manville, Millstone, Montgomery, North Plainfield, Raritan, Rocky Hill, Somerville, South Bound Brook and Warren. Other individuals should apply in the municipality in which they live. This is a time-limited program and recipients may participate for a maximum of five years.

Field Office
630 Franklin Blvd. #110
Somerset, NJ 08873-1144
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.