State & Local Resources

New Jersey Commission for the Blind & Visually Impaired
Phone: (973) 648-3333 or toll-free (877) 685-8878
Email: askcbvi@dhs.state.nj.us
Website: www.state.nj.us/humanservices/cbvi/home/index.html

New Jersey Division of Disability Services
Phone: (888) 285-3036 or (609) 292-1210
Website: www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dds

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
Phone: (800) 367-6543 or (609)-292-7837
Website: http://www.state.nj.us/nj/community/senior/

New Jersey EASE
Phone: (877) 222-3737
Information, referrals, and direct client assistance for older adults, adults with disabilities, veterans and caregivers

211 First Call for Help
Phone: Dial 211 or (800) 435-7555
Website: www.nj211.org
Telephone support to people in crisis, along with information and referral

The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Phone: (800) 792-8820 or (973) 989-5773
Website: https://www.shiptacenter.org/

Gas and Electric Assistance
Phone: (800) 510-3102
Website: www.energyassistance.nj.gov
Universal Service Fund to make energy bills more affordable for low-income customers

For More Info
To find out more about our programs or to arrange a tour, email or call (973) 627-0055, ext. 312.

Did you know?

In 2015, there are 285 million people living with vision loss in the United States.

Source:
World Health Organization