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New Jersey SHARES' Assistance Programs:

New Jersey SHARES assists income eligible households throughout New Jersey to pay their energy, telephone and water bills. For information and eligibility guidelines on these different programs please click on the icons below. Contact your local intake agency to submit a grant application.

Energy Assistance Verizon NJ Communications Lifeline Water Assistance - United Water Water Assistance - NJ American Water
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Communications Lifeline
United Water Cares NJAW H2O
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Agencies Listed Alphabetically    (View agencies listed by county)

NJ SHARES Intake Agencies Telephone County Served Grant Types Directions
Alliance Center for Independence 732-738-4388 Middlesex, Somerset, Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Assemblyman Daniel Benson 609-631-0198 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Assemblyman Reed Gusciora 609-292-0500 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Assemblyman Timothy J. Eustace (201) 576-9199 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Assemblyman Wayne P. DeAngelo 609-631-7501 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Assemblywoman Bonnie Watson Coleman 609-292-0500 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande 732-866-1695 Mercer, Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Atlantic Care Behavioral Health Hammonton Family Success Center 609-567-2900 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Atlantic City Long Term Recovery Group 609-541-2189 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation 201-437-7229 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Bayway Family Success Center 908-289-0136 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Bethel Development Corporation 856-327-9092 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Bloomfield Department of Health and Human Services - Bloomfeild Residents Only 973-680-4017 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Bromley Neighborhood Civic Center-Hamilton Twp. 609-587-8100 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Camden City Independent Living Center-Camden,Cumberland, & Gloucester 856-966-0800 Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Camden County Council On Economic Opportunity, Inc. - CUI 856-964-6887 Camden
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Camden County Council On Economic Opportunity, Inc. - UWC 856-365-8989 Camden
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Camden County Council On Economic Opportunity, Inc.-Sheridan Apartments 856-541-4422 Camden
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

CASA PRAC,Inc.(Puerto Rican Action Council) 856-692-2331 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Cathedral Community Development Corporation 732-826-8207 Middlesex
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Catholic Charities - Diocese of Metuchen (Middlesex) 732-826-9160 Middlesex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Catholic Charities - Diocese of Metuchen (Somerset) 9087221881 Somerset
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Catholic Charities - Diocese of Trenton (Delanco) 856-764-6940 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Catholic Charities - Diocese of Trenton (Lakewood) 732-363-5322 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Catholic Charities - Diocese of Trenton (Trenton) 609-394-8847 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Newark (Union Parish Access Center) 908-497-3966 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Center For Food Action -Englewood 201-569-1804 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Center For Food Action Northwest -Mahwah 201-529 2029 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Center for Food Action -Saddle Brook 201-703-9857 Bergen
energy assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Center For Food Action-Fairview 201-945-5831 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Center For Food Action-Hackensack 201-883-9375 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

CIC Linden Family Success Center Program 908-290-3107 Union
energy assistance NJ American Water assistance

City of East Orange Division of Senior Services(East Orange Seniors Only) 973-266-8832 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Community Affairs & Resource Center-Asbury Park 732-774-3282 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Community Affairs & Resource Center-Freehold 732-431-6977 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Covenant Life Ministries Church 201-837-9177 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

DAWN Center for Independent Living-Sussex & Morris 888- 383-3296 Morris, Sussex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

DAWN Center for Independent Living-Warren 888- 383-3296 Sussex, Warren
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

East Orange Housing Authority(By appointment only) 973-678-0250 x26 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

El Centro de Recursos Catholic Charities 609-394-2056 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Essex County Division of Community Action 973-395-8350 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Family Service Association -Egg Harbour Township Family Success Center 609-569-0376 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Family Service Association-New Day Family Success Center 609-652-0230 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Family Support Organization-Cumberland,Gloucester, & Salem 856-507-9400 Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

First Pentecostal Church (Neptune) 732-775-7789 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Freehold Area Open Door, Inc (Freehold Area Residents Only) 732-780-1089 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Gateway Community Action Partnership-Cumberland 856-451-6330 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Gateway Community Action Partnership-Gloucester 856-423-0040 Gloucester
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Gateway Community Action Partnership-Salem 856-935-0944 Salem
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Gods Promise Community Development Center 973-878-5463 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Grace Community Family Life Center 609-677-9884 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Greater Bergen Community Action, Inc.-Moore Street 201-968-0200x7008 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Greater Bergen Community Action, Inc.-PSE&G Customer Service 201-968-0200x7008 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Hamilton Township Senior Services- Hamilton Twp. Seniors Only- By Appointment 609-890-3686 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Haven of Vineland 856-696-4380 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Heightened Independence & Progress 201-996-9100 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance

Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey-Westfield Ave 856-541-2717 Camden
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey-Woodbury 856-848-7150 Gloucester
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Hispanic Information Center of Passaic, Inc 973-779-7022 Passaic
energy assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Homefirst Family Support Center 908-753-4002x15 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

HomeFront 609-989-9417 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Homes Now, Inc. 732-295-7380 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance

HOPES CAP, Inc -Jackson Street 201-876-2935 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

HOPES CAP, Inc -Union County 888-409-2935 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

HOPES CAP, Inc-Garden Street 201-795-1576 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Hunterdon Helpline - Hunterdon, Somerset, & Warren 800-272-4630 Hunterdon, Somerset, Warren
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Interfaith Neighbors, Inc. 732-775-0525 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Ironbound Community Corporation (Ironbound Resisdents Only) 973-465-0555 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Ironbound Community Corporation(Ironbound residents only)-Courtland Street 973-344-5949 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Jefferson Park Family Success Center 908-469-9508 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Jewish Family Services of SHW- Hunterdon 908-725-7799 Hunterdon
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Jewish Family Services of SHW- Somerset 908-725-7799 Somerset
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Jewish Family Services of SHW- Warren 908-725-7799 Warren
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Kearny Department of Public Health 201-997-0600 x3505 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Lakewood Resource and Referral Center 732-942-9292 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Lawrence Community Center- HomeFront 609-883-3379x207 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Lawrence Township Senior Center-Cedarville 856-447-1000 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

McLaughlin Pentecostal Faith Church 848-466--2748 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Mercer County Hispanic Association(Hamilton) 609-587-8800 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Mercer County Hispanic Association(Trenton) 609-392-2446 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Mizpah Inland Human Services, Inc. 609-476-2002 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

MOCEANS- Center For Independent Living-Monmouth County 732-571-4884 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

MOCEANS- Center For Independent Living-Ocean County 732-505-2310 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Monmouth County Division of Social Services (Freehold) 732-431-6000 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Monmouth County Division of Social Services (Ocean) 732-431-6000 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs (Dover) 973-366-4770 ext. 11 Morris
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs (Morristown) 973-644-4884 Morris
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Morristown Neighborhood House 973-538-1229 Morris
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Morristown Senior Center - Morristown Only 973-292-6690 Morris
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Indians 856-455-6910 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance

Neighbors Who Care Resource Center 856-782-7774 Camden
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

New Community Corporation (FRSC) 973-565-9500 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

New Destiny Family Success Center 973-278-0220 Passaic
energy assistance telephone assistance

Newark Emergency Services for Families, Inc 973-639-2100 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

NJ SHARES INC. - Hunterdon County 866-657-4273 Hunterdon
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

NJ SHARES INC. - Sussex 866-657-4273 Sussex
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

NJ SHARES INC. - Warren County 866-657-4273 Warren
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

NJ SHARES INC.- Mercer 866-657-4273 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

North Ward Family Success Center 973-485-5723 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Ocean Community Economic Action Now,Inc-Lakewood 732-942-3405 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Ocean Community Economic Action Now,Inc-Toms River 732-244-9041 Ocean
energy assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

PACO -West New York 201-868-6257 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

PACO-Bergenline-Union City 201-864-3774 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

PACO-Puertorriquenos Asociados for Community Organization,Inc 201-217-0583 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

PACO-Senior Center-Jersey City 201-963-8282 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Paterson Task Force for Community Action,Inc 973-279-2333 Passaic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Paulsboro Community Development Center 856-224-1401 Gloucester
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

People Help of Sussex County 973-729-1745 Sussex
energy assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Power, Praise and Worship Ministry 908-485-6690 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

PRAB, Inc.- New Brunswick 732-828-4541 Middlesex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

PRAB,Inc-Lakewood 732-886-9395 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

PRAHD - Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc. 732-442-1081 Middlesex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Proceed, Inc.-Elizabeth 908-351-7727 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Proceed, Inc.-Plainfield 908-351-7727 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Project Self Sufficiency 973-940-3500 Sussex
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Promise Ministry 732-943-7214 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Puerto Rican Action Committee (Penns Grove) 856-299-5800 Salem
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Puerto Rican Action Committee (Woodbine) 609-861-5800 Cape May
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

R.I.S.E (Reaching, Instructing, Strengthening, & Empowering) Community Development 856-327-4111 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance

Red Bank Resource Network Mental Health Association 732-383-5135 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Resources For Independent Living,Inc.-Seniors & Disabled Population 609-747-7745 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Resources for Independent Living-Seniors & Disabled Population-Vineland 856-825-0255 Cape May, Cumberland, Salem
energy assistance NJ American Water assistance

Roselle Family Success Center 908-445-8043 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Francis Community Center 609-494-8861 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint James Social Service Corporation 973-624-4007 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-Corpus Christi (Willingboro) 609-835-7757 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-Holy Eucharist Church (Tabernacle) 609-268-0005 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-Holy Family (Union Beach) 732 264-8132 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-St. Aloysius (Jackson) 732-370-0098 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-St. Catharine's (Holmdel) 732-224-1395 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-St. Joseph's (Keyport) 732-290-1878 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-St. Mary of the Lakes (Medford) 609-953-0021 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Saint Vincent DePaul Society-St. Peter Claver Parish (Asbury Park) 732-775-4157 Monmouth
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Save Latin America, Inc. 201-271-7474 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Senator Anthony R. Bucco 973-627-9700 Morris
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Senator Dawn Marie Addiego 609-654-1498 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Senator Diane B. Allen 856-314-8835 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Senator Linda R. Greenstein 609-395-9911 Mercer, Middlesex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Social Service Association of Ridgewood (covering: Ridgewood, Glen Rock, HoHoKus, Midland Park, Waldwick and Wyckoff) 201-444-2980 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Solutions to End Poverty Soon (STEPS) 732-367-1640 Ocean
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Somerset Community Action Program ,Inc-Belmont Drive 732-302-0700 Somerset
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Somerset Community Action Program, Inc-Hamiliton Street (Serving Somerset and Middlesex) 732-846-8888 Middlesex, Somerset
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Somerset Community Action Program, Inc-Watchung Ave-North Plainfield 908-753-8490 Somerset
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

South Jersey AIDS Alliance-Palm Project 856-293-7335 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Spanish American Social Cultural Association-Hispanic Social Service Center (SASCA) 609-835-1111 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Spanish Community Center-Atlantic City 609-345-1249 Atlantic
energy assistance NJ American Water assistance

Spanish Community Center-Landisville 856-697-2967 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Suits for Success-Hudson County 201-395-0202 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Christian Caring Center,Inc-Pemberton 609-893-0700 Burlington
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

The G.I. Go Fund (Newark City Hall Rm. B28) 973-802-1479 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Rock Community Center of Newark Inc. 973-484-5840 Essex
energy assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Salvation Army - Atlantic City 609-344-0660 Atlantic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Salvation Army - Bridgeton 856-451-0999 Cumberland
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Salvation Army - Montclair Citadel 973-744-3312x4654 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Salvation Army - Morristown 973-539-2700 Morris
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Salvation Army - Newark 973-623-5959 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

The Salvation Army - Salem 856-935-0305 Salem
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Township of Nutley 973-284-4976 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Tri-City Peoples Corporation-East Orange 973-676-5506 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Ujima Ministries 609-882-0788 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance

United Methodist Church of Mantua 856-468-2711 Gloucester
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

United Passaic Organization 973-472-2478 Passaic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

United Progress Inc. 609-392-2161 Mercer
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

United Way Of Northern New Jersey - Family Success Center 973-746-4040 Essex
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

United Way of Salem County 856-935-2538 Salem
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Urban League for Bergen County 201-568-4988 Bergen
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Urban League of Hudson County 201-451-8888 Hudson
energy assistance telephone assistance United Water assistance NJ American Water assistance

Urban League of Morris County 973-539-2121 Morris
energy assistance telephone assistance

Urban League of Union County,Inc. 908-351-7200 Union
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance

Vineland Township Customer Service Office-Vineland Municipal Customers Only 856-794-4021 Cumberland
energy assistance NJ American Water assistance

Visiting Homemaker Services 201-656-6001 Hudson
energy assistance NJ American Water assistance

Wayne Welfare Department 973-694-1800 Passaic
energy assistance telephone assistance NJ American Water assistance



If you wish to apply without the support of a local intake agency, click on the corresponding program link.

Energy Assistance

Energy Assistance - Online Application

Telephone Assistance (Communications Lifeline) - Online Application
United Water Assistance - Online Application
New Jersey American Water Assistance - Online Application



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