Division of Family Assistance and Benefits- Essex County Dept. of Citizen Services

Partner Overview

Division of Family Assistance and Benefits (formerly know as Division of Welfare) provides federal financial assistance through Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and General Assistance (GA) to families with low income. For more information, please call.

Overview of Services

Agency provides federal financial assistance through Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and General Assistance (GA) to families with low income.

  •  For ages 18 and over
  •  Hours:  Mon,Tues, Thurs, Fri-7:30 AM -4:00 PM 
  • Weds.  7:30 AM – 7:30 PM by appointment only – (973) 733-2001
  •  Closed to the public every 3rd Thursday of the month

For more information, please call.

Program Contact Info

  • N/A
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  • (973) 395-8000
  • http://www.essex-countynj.org
  • 18 Rector Street 9th FL, Newark, New Jersey 07102

Program Details

  • All Wards
  • Other
  • Not Applicable
  • Other
  • Year Round (Ongoing)
  • Weekdays (Mon thru Fri)
  • No