federal benefits program
We partner with Single Stop to connect individuals and families with access to free federal benefits to help them make ends meet. Learn about available resources and benefits through a trusted community partner. Call an enroller at 609-637-4917.
- Federal benefit screening
- SNAP enrollment
- Free Tax preparation
- College financial aid forms (FAFSA)
- Referrals to community resources
Since 2002, we have supported NJ 2-11 which is a free, multilingual and confidential community helpline available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. The helpline is available state-wide and allows individuals to access information and referral services locally.
The first step to finding help is knowing who to contact. Get connected:
- 2-1-1 (phone)
- www.nj211.org (online)
We partner with FamilyWize to make prescriptions more affordable to the community. FamilyWize cards have provided needed relief with great success to individuals and families in Mercer County. Click below to learn more on how you can save on your medications:
ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
There are various resources for families and individuals in need of energy assistance. Please contact the below agencies for additional information.
Open a mySocial Security account so that you can keep track of your future benefits.