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  • COUNTY OF BERGEN
    http://co.bergen.nj.us/US DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
    http://portal.hud.gov/portal/page/portal/HUD

    55 KIP CENTER
    201-460-1600
    http://www.55kipcenter.org
    Promotes the physical, emotional, spiritual and intellectual well-being of older adults, while facilitating participation in all aspects of community life.

    ACCESSLINK
    1-800-955-2321
    http://www.njtransit.com/tm/tm_servlet.srv?hdnPageAction=AccessLinkTo
    Curb to curb service for disabled clients unable to use public transportation and who live within ¾ miles of a bus route.

    ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES
    201-368-4300 or 1-800-624-0275 (After hours)
    http://www.state.nj.us/health/senior/aps.shtml
    To report self-neglect, exploitation or abuse of older adult.

    ARC OF BERGEN-PASSAIC COUNTIES, THE
    201-343-0322
    http://www.arcbergenpassaic.org
    Provision of lifelong services to people with developmental disabilities, adults and children, including social, residential, vocational, recreational, early intervention, family support and prevention services.

    BERGEN COUNTY BOARD OF SOCIAL SERVICES
    http://www.bcbss.com/
    201-368-4200
    Medicaid/New Jersey Care/CCPED/Food Stamps

    BERGEN COUNTY DIVISION OF SENIOR SERVICES
    201-336-7400 or
    1-877-222-3737 (toll free)
    http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/bcdhs/divisions/senior.htm

    BERGEN COUNTY JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
    201-666-6610
    http://www.YJCC.org
    To promote the interest and welfare of the community of Bergen County through fostering personal growth and development.

    CHRIST CHURCH COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORP
    201-488-385
    http://www.christchurchhackensack.org/outreach.html
    Provides advocacy, guidance and mentoring through a holistic approach to address gaps in service and foster dignity, achievement and independence.

    FAIR HOUSING COUNCIL OF NORTHERN NJ
    201-489-3552
    http://www.fhcnnj.org
    Comprehensive Housing Counseling. Ensures adherence to State and Federal Housing laws, equal access to sale/rental housing for individuals and families, homelessness assistance.

    FIRST CALL FOR HELP -211
    973-887-2772
    http://www.firstcall.org
    First Call For Help connects people with community resources, including shelter, food, physical and mental health services, work support, transportation, support for families, and more.

    HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program)
    http://www.state.nj.us/bpu/assistance/programs/
    201-968-0200 Ext. 7008
    Provides assistance with heating/cooling costs.

    HEIGHTENED INDEPENDENCE & PROGRESS (HIP)
    201-996-9100
    http://www.hipcil.org
    Provides information, peer support, advocacy, home modifications, assistive devices, recreation and technical support to people with disabilities and the community.

    INTERRELIGIOUS FELLOWSHIP FOR THE HOMELESS OF BERGEN COUNTY
    201-833-8009
    http://www.irfhomeless.org
    Maintains nine individual programs, four providing the basic human needs of food and shelter. Five others focus on helping working families return to mainstream living.

    JCC ON THE PALISADES
    201-569-7900
    http://www.jcconthepalisades.org
    Provides comprehensive Recreation, Socialization, and Education services to the community. Programs are available to all age groups and abilities, and socio-economic levels.

    MARTIN L. KING, JR. SENIOR CENTER
    201-343-8009
    No Website
    Serves as a focal point for services to minority and low-income elderly in Bergen County.

    MEALS ON WHEELS OF BERGEN COUNTY
    http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/bcdhs/pdfs/mealsonwheels.doc
    201-336-7420
    Provides one mid-day meal to homebound Bergen County senior citizens aged 60+.

    NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY LEGAL SERVICES (BERGEN COUNTY OFFICE)
    (201) 487-2166
    http://www.lsnj.org/
    190 Moore Street
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    Provides free legal services and counseling.

    SHELTER OUR SISTERS
    201-498-9247
    http://www.shelteroursisters.org
    Emergency Shelter-support services for battered women and their children including: linkages to community resources, court assistance, children’s programs, bilingual services, transitional housing, 24 hour hot-line.

    SPECTRUM FOR LIVING GROUP HOMES
    201-358-8000
    http://www.spectrumforliving.org
    Enables persons with developmental and physical disabilities to achieve their highest potential through a comprehensive program of residential, respite, recreational and family support services.

    UNITED WAY OF BERGEN COUNTY
    201-291-4050
    http://www.bergenunitedway.org
    Partners with programs that provide services such as eldercare, healthcare, help to troubled families, youth and the disabled, and a 24-hour helpline.

    VINCENT K. TIBBS CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
    201-568-3937
    No Website
    Provides all day, year-round, quality childcare in a preschool setting for children whose parents work, attend school or are in training.

    WOMEN’S RIGHTS INFORMATION CENTER
    201-568-1166
    http://www.womensrights.org
    To help women and their families who need to become self sufficient, to make intelligent life decisions, and to become productive members of society.

    YWCA OF BERGEN COUNTY
    201-881-1710
    http://www.ywcabergencounty.org
    Provides infant and child day care; all day kindergarten; latchkey programs; rape crisis center, career development, summer camps, swimming and fitness, family support services.

    ZOE’S PLACE
    973-458-1007
    http://www.zoesplaceinc.org
    Provides safe, supervised housing and to meet the critical need for education, job skills and support services that will guide the girls into self-sufficiency.