The New Jersey Department of Human Services (DHS)

 
General Information
Description of AgencyDHS serves individuals and families with low incomes; people with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, or late-onset disabilities; people who are blind, visually impaired, deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf-blind; parents needing child care services, child support and/or healthcare for their children; and families facing catastrophic medical expenses for their children.

DHS and its eight divisions strive to help individuals and families in need keep their lives on track, their families together, a roof over their heads, and their health protected. The programs and services offered through DHS Human Services give individuals and families the breathing room they need in order to find permanent solutions to otherwise daunting problems.
LocationStatewide
Funded ByDMHS
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1Capital Place One
Physical Site Address 2222 South Warren Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipTrenton, NJ 08625
Main Phone609-292-3717
Web Addresswww.state.nj.us/humanservices/home/about/
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: The New Jersey Department of Human Services (DHS)
Affiliated Programs: Area Agency on Aging - AAA
New Jersey Haitian Family Resource Center
The Division of Mental Health Services
Affiliated Services: Area Agency on Aging - AAA
Division of HIV/AIDS Services-DHAS
Intensive Outpatient Treatment and Support Services (IOTSS)
Long Term Care Facilities
New Jersey Adult Protective Service Providers
New Jersey Haitian Family Resource Center
SSBG - Home Repair and Advocacy Services
The Division of Mental Health Services-DMHS Hotline
The Division of Mental Health Services-Terrorism and Disaster Branch