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February 7, 2019

"This Is Our Bound Brook" photo competition opens Feb. 11

Multi-category contest seeks glimpses of borough’s people, culture, history.

BOUND BROOK, NJ — Entries are now being accepted to “This Is Our Bound Brook”, a homegrown photo contest seeking to share what’s unique about the scenic Somerset County borough as seen by those who live, work and visit there.

February 4, 2019

HOUSING VOUCHER LIST IS OPEN

The HCV Program is a federally funded program that provides housing subsidies on behalf of low-income persons for decent, safe and sanitary housing. Enrollment Period is Monday February 4, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. to Friday February 8, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. 

January 29, 2019

Artist Calls! 4th Annual Heroin and Opioid Art Exhibition

The DEA, NJ Division of the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area, in conjunction with the Partnership for a Drug-Free NJ, The Governer's council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse along with the Ammon Foundation invite you to participate in the 4th Annual Heroin and Opioid Art Exhibition highlighting heroin and opioid abuse, addiction and recovery.

January 10, 2019

NEW Education Grants Available for Qualified Women!

Would you like to go to school, obtain additional training or obtain a certificate? Do you need help achieving your educational and career goals? 

New Education Grants Available for Qualified Women!

December 13, 2018

State Agency Creates Office of Family Voice

The Department of Children and Families (DCF) today announced the creation of an Office of Family Voice, the first of its kind among public child welfare agencies nationwide. The office will serve as a liaison to program participants and facilitate opportunities for formal feedback that informs policy and guides system transformation.

November 15, 2018

WCCC offers LEADERSHIP EXCELLENCE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Our dynamic Leadership Development Certificate Program will give you the skills you need to become a more effective leader! This 24-hour program offers four sessions where you will learn to build effective leadership skills through a practical skills-based learning environment. Please bring your lunch.

November 14, 2018

A Message from Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson on ACA Enrollment

This is an important – and exciting – time of year. The Affordable Care Act’s 2019 open enrollment period runs through December 15, and Governor Murphy is leading New Jersey’s first coordinated public awareness campaign to encourage residents to sign up for affordable health care.

October 29, 2018

SHIP's Holiday Meals, Call for Volunteers and Donations

We currently have more than enough volunteers to cover our needs for Thanksgiving Eve and Thanksgiving Day.  We have some volunteer openings left for Christmas Day 2018 and Easter Sunday 2019. If you would like to donate food or give a monetary donation please call SHIP @ 908-393-9545.

October 22, 2018

NJ Child Welfare in the 21st Century: Three Regional Forums

In order to continue this important dialogue on transforming New Jersey's child welfare system, we would like you to join us at one of three regional forums designed to keep the momentum going. The dates, times and locations for the three regional meetings are as follows:

October 15, 2018

Social Security Announces 2.8 Percent Benefit Increase for 2019

The Social Security Administration has announced a 2.8 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) that will begin in January 2019 for all Social Security recipients. Everyone with an intellectual and developmental disability (I/DD) who receives Social Security benefits will receive this 2.8 percent COLA.