Impacted by Homelessness

IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS

NJ 2-1-1 Partnership

Submitted by: Mary Kearns-Kaplan, New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center, Nov 15, 2019

Dial 211 from any phone in New Jersey 24 hours/day, 7 days/week and receive information and referral assistance for community resources, such as affordable housing, food pantries, shelters, social

Resource Categories: 

  • DIFFERENTLY ABLED
  • ETHNIC COMMUNITIES
  • IMMIGRANTS
  • IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS
  • OLDER ADULTS
  • OTHER

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Immigrants
  • Homelessness
  • Older Adults
  • Other
  • People with Different Abilities
  • Multicultural
  • Veterans

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES
  • ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

New Jersey Resources 2019-2020: a state guide to disability services

Submitted by: Mary Kearns-Kaplan, New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center, Nov 15, 2019

New Jersey Resources 2019-2020 is published annually by the New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Disability Services.  It is a comprehensive guide to community, county, local, natio

Resource Categories: 

  • DIFFERENTLY ABLED
  • IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS
  • OLDER ADULTS

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Autism
  • Hearing Impaired (Deafness)
  • Homebound
  • Mental Disability
  • Visually Impaired
  • People with Different Abilities
  • Homelessness
  • Older Adults

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES

Getting Back on Your Feet

Submitted by: Kate Baker, Piscataway Public Library, Oct 11, 2019

A list of helpful organizations for economic hard times.  Resources for housing, food, health care, etc.

Resource Categories: 

  • IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS
  • OLDER ADULTS

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Community Partnership

Resource Types: 

  • ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Donafy

Submitted by: Enola Romano, Montclair Public Library, Jul 21, 2015

DONAFY is a smart phone app that allows you to easily LOCATE, NOTIFY and DONATE to nearby nonprofits that service people in need of housing, food, medical care, mental health, LGBT, legal or job as

Resource Categories: 

  • IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • app

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES
  • ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Resources for N.J.

Submitted by: Andrew Luck, Elizabeth Public Library, Mar 5, 2015

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has put together this collection of online resources for those living with or facing homelessness in New Jersey.

Resource Categories: 

  • IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Homelessness

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES

Help for Homeless Veterams

Submitted by: Mary Kearns-Kaplan, New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center, Mar 5, 2015

The Help for Homeless Veterans project is a program of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. It is a 24/7 program. Call 1-877-424-3838.

Resource Categories: 

  • IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Homelessness
  • Veterans

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES
  • ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Social Services for the Homeless

Submitted by: Mary Kearns-Kaplan, New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center, Mar 5, 2015

The Social Service for the Homeless program of the Division of Family Development in the NJ Department of Human Services offers emergency assistance to NJ residents at risk of homelessness.

Resource Categories: 

  • IMPACTED BY HOMELESSNESS

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Homelessness

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES
  • ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

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