Community Resources

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Community Resources

Community Health Resource Manual can assist Gloucester County residents with finding public health services and resources in the area. 

Emergency and Utility Assistance Programs can assist eligible individuals with housing costs, temporary emergency shelter, food, utility assistance and, in some cases, clothing and household furnishings.

Family Promise of Gloucester County offers homeless families an opportunity to achieve stability by providing shelter, food, case management, and access to local resources.

Gloucester County Division of Social Services can assist families and adults with a variety of services including employment support activities, Medicaid, and food and cash assistance.

Gloucester County Services include resources for children and youth, health care, housing, employment, social services, and more.

Gloucester County Shelters and Emergency Housing information can be found on the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development website.

Gloucester County Wellness Discount Program  provides a way to reduce the cost of prescription medications and imaging services. This program is open to all NJ residents. Visit the Gloucester County website for more information.

Lifeline Support for Affordable Communications can help make communication services, such as telephone and broadband, more affordable for eligible low-income consumers.

Local Food Pantries and Soup Kitchens may be found by entering location information into this site made available by End Hunger NJ.

Philabundance Fresh For All program is similar to a traveling farmers market. The Glassboro site is located at Glassboro Park & Recreation: Owens Field, 230 Wilmer Street, Glassboro, NJ 08028. An on-site one page registration form will be required. Please bring your own bag.

Samaritan Center can assist Glassboro residents with economic difficulties by providing free food once per month. They also offer the option to purchase clothing for a very low cost.

Social Security Office Locator allows you to locate the nearest office by entering a zip code. RU main campus is located in Glassboro, NJ, zip code: 08028. Cooper Medical School of RU is located in Camden NJ, zip code: 08103. RU School of Osteopathic Medicine is located in Stratford, NJ, zip code: 08084

Social Security Online Services allow you to request, obtain, and submit select information online.