Resource Contact
Benefit Finder

Find out if you are eligible for government benefits by filling out a survey with questions about where you live, your employment status, your income, your health, etc.

Website USA.gov's National Contact Center at 1-800-FED-INFO (1-800-333-4636), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Burlington County Animal Shelter

Check their updated database of adorable pets up for adoption. Find out how to volunteer your time and supplies to the shelter.

35 Academy Drive
Westampton, NJ 08060

Website 609-265-5073
Burlington County Clerk

Obtain information about civil unions, election services, and public records.

Website Phone: 609-265-5122 ; Fax: 609-265-0696
Burlington County Health Department

Your access to local health information and screenings, including free Communicable Disease testing.

Website 609-265-5548
Burlington County Housing

County housing programs, such as information for first-time home buyers.

For affordable housing, see the NJ Housing Resource Center.

Website 609-265-5072
Burlington County Human Services

Find a wide variety of assistance for various groups, including youth (Division of Behavioral Health and Youth Services), the elderly (Office on Aging), and vet

Website 609-265-5072
Burlington County Job Seekers

The Burlington County American Job Center provides job search assistance, career counseling, workshops and training, and more. Part of the Human Services Facility.

See also:

Website 609-518-3900
Burlington County Military and Veteran's Services

Burlington County Department of Military and Veteran's Services serves active duty personnel and veterans. Services include benefits, transportation, veteran ID cards, medal applications, counseling, and more.

Website 609-265-5008
Burlington County Recycling and Waste Management

Need the dates for recycling pick-up? Not sure how to properly dispose of waste?

Find out what you can and cannot recycle by visiting the County’s Recycling page.

Curbside Recycling Hotline
609-267-6889

Website 609-499-1001
Burlington County Sheriff’s Department

Fingerprinting services, foreclosure listings, child safety seat inspection, traffic safety programs, and more.

Website 609-265-5127
Burlington County Social Security Office

Visit the Social Security Office in Burlington County.

Evergreen Plaza
1710 Route 38
Mount Holly
New Jersey 08060
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Except Federal Holidays

Website Toll-Free 1-800-772-1213; TTY 1-800-325-0778
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

This site covers a wide range of health topics from disease outbreaks to preventative measures and healthy living.

Website 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636); TTY: 888-232-6348
County Services

The main county government website for Burlington County, NJ.

Website 609-265-5000
Electronic Waste Disposal

Going beyond paper and plastic, find out how to dispose, recycle, or donate e-waste (such as old computers) by visiting these state and federal websites. 

Website 1-866-DEPKNOW
Federal Government Forms

A listing of government forms and applications, alphabetical by agency name. Also included at the top of the page are the most requested forms.

Website
Federal Jobs

Resources for finding a job and training opportunities, along with federal job listings.

Website
Federal Services A-Z

An alphabetical directory of all the USA federal services.

Website 1-800-333-4636
Federal Taxes

Download tax forms, determine how to file forms online and where to send paper forms, check on your refund status, and more.

Download forms | eFile information

Website Telephone Assistance for Individuals: Toll-Free, 1-800-829-1040; Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. your local time (Alaska & Hawaii follow Pacific Time).
Health Insurance - Affordable Care Act

Nicknamed "Obamacare." Click through a series of questions about your age, employment status, etc. to find out what type of insurance you qualify for. The Health Insurance Marketplace offers eligibility information and plan options for individuals, families, and small businesses.

Website 1-800-318-2596 ; TTY: 1-855-889-4325
Identity Theft and Fraud

Discover tips for keeping personal information safe, and learn how to report identity theft or fraud should it happen to you.

Additional websites:

Website 1-877-ID-THEFT (438-4338)
Jobs 4 Jersey

Job search support and assistance. Find local job fairs, join job clubs, and explore careers.

The Westampton Job Club is located in the One-Stop Career Center.

Contact Information
Leader: Judy Loane
Phone: 609-518-3900
Fax: 609-518-3905

Website Leader: Judy Loane Phone: 609-518-3900 Fax: 609-518-3905
NJ Consumer Affairs

Find assorted consumer tips and information, such as Prescription Drug Price Registry. File a product complaint to the Office of Consumer Protection.

Website 973-504-6200 Consumer Service Center Hotline; 800-242-5846 (toll free, New Jersey only)
NJ Courts

Includes an attorney index, self-help guidance, programs, services, forms, and more.

Website Burlington County Ombudsman - Heshim J. Thomas, Esq. - Phone: 609-518-2530
NJ Disability Programs

A description of state disability programs, including programs connected with the Division of Developmental Disabilities and the Division of Mental Health Services.

Website
NJ Domestic Violence Resources

Obtain contact information for shelters and counseling services by New Jersey county. Includes a list of help hotlines.

 

Website 1-800-572-SAFE (7233)
NJ Educators

Information for NJ Educators, including professional learning, educational leadership, and evaluation.

Website
NJ Helps

Lists government programs by category (examples: Mental Health, Food and Nutrition, People with Disabilities) and directs you to government websites.

Self-screening for various programs and a directory of helplines also available.

Website
NJ Hotlines

This website from the state has a list of Hotline Phone Numbers, including an Addiction Hotline and a Teen Pregnancy Hotline.

From the State of New Jersey Department of Human Services - Division of Family Development

Website
NJ Housing Resources

Get information about buying a home, refinancing your home, affordable rentals, assistance programs, and more.

Website Toll-free: 1-800-NJHOUSE; 609-278-7400 for general inquiries
NJ Law Enforcement

Department of Law and Public Safety, New Jersey State Police
Find news, events, and updates from the New Jersey State Police. Use the drop-down menus to find Public Information, Crime Reports, Road Construction and more.

Website 609-882-2000 (non-emergency number)
NJ Military and Veterans Affairs

Learn about veteran benefits, educational opportunities, and helplines. Find information for current military personnel as well.

Website 1-866-838-7654
NJ Motor Vehicle Commission

Prepare for your driving test, learn how to renew your license, download PDF versions of driver’s manuals (automobile, motorcycle, boat, etc.), and more.

Website 609-292-6500 or toll free in NJ 888-486-3339 ; TTY 609-292-5120
NJ Reemployment Call Center

To file a new unemployment claim over the telephone, call the Reemployment Center.

Website Cumberland (Serves South Jersey) 856-507-2340
NJ State Services A-Z

An alphabetical directory of New Jersey state government services.

Website
NJ State Taxes

New Jersey Department of the Treasury-Division of Taxation

All information about New Jersey state taxes, including how to get forms, how to prepare your return, and where to get help.

Website General Tax Information: 609-826-4400 or 1-800-323-4400 (within NJ, NY, PA, DE, and MD); Main Customer Service Center: 609-292-6400
NJ Unemployment Insurance

Find out how to file an Unemployment Insurance Claim in New Jersey with the Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Once approved, you can claim weekly benefits.

Website (856) 507-2340
One-Stop Career Center, Burlington County

Visit the Burlington County One-Stop Career Center to receive career counseling, job search assistance, training, and more.

795 Woodlane Road
Floor 2
Westampton, NJ 08060

Website 609-518-3900
Parking Tickets

From NJMC Direct, you can pay your parking tickets online (convenience fee applied). Have your ticket and your license plate number in front of you.

Website
Passports

Apply for a passport, renew a passport, change passport information, and report a stolen passport.

Search by zip code for the nearest facility: http://iafdb.travel.state.gov/

Website 1-877-487-2778; 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY)
Patents

The federal source for obtaining patents and trademarks. Search for existing patents and trademarks and learn how to proceed with the patent or trademark process.

Website 1-800-786-9199 (toll-free); 800-877-8339 (TTY)
Product Recalls

Look for recent product recalls and search recalls by item name. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration also publishes a list of food and drug recalls.

Website
Senior Legal Advice

Attorneys are available to answer legal questions and give advice either in person or by telephone on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 9:30-11:30 am.

Website 609-265-5945
Student Aid

From the U.S. Department of Education, Federal Student Aid: Find out if you qualify for grants, scholarships, or student aid.  Apply for, manage, and repay loans.

Website Federal Student Aid Information Center (FSAIC): 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243); TTY (for the hearing impaired): 1-800-730-8913; Locations without access to 800 numbers: 319-337-5665
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Find NJ locations and apply for the NJ SNAP program (formerly known as Food Stamps).

New Jersey office locations -  http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/outreach/states/new-jersey.htm

Website 1-800-687-9512
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Access forms to apply for citizenship, apply for a green card, help a relative immigrate, and more.

Website Toll-free 1-800-375-5283; 1-800-767-1833 (TDD for the hearing impaired)
U.S. Department of Labor

Find information about work-related topics, including :

Website Toll-free 1-877-872-5627
U.S. Health and Human Services

This site covers topics such as mental health, flu prevention, and bullying. It covers disease and prevention as well.

Website Toll Free: 1-877-696-6775
U.S. Office of Disability

Topics covered include education, employment, housing, health, and transportation for people with disabilities. Find information and apply for benefits.

Website  1-866-ODEP-DOL (633-7365)
U.S. Social Security Administration

Access forms, check application status, and manage an online account.

Website Toll-free 1-800-772-1213; TTY 1-800-325-0778
U.S. Veterans Affairs

Information and services for veterans, including health care options, financial assistance, and burial benefits.

Website 1-800-827-1000
Visas

Obtain a visitor visa to travel abroad and find information for visitors to the U.S.

Website Visa Services, Public Inquiries Division at 202-485-7600; National Visa Center (Immigrant visa inquiries, including assistance regarding the new DS-260 Online Immigrant Visa Application) call: 603-334-0700 (7:00 am EST to 12:00 pm EST)
Vital Documents

Learn how to replace or request a copy of a vital record (birth certificate, passport, etc.).

Website 1-800-333-4636
Vital Records by State

Look up the procedure for obtaining vital records state-by-state.

Website 1-866-649-8726 (for NJ, all other states listed as well)
Vital Records in New Jersey

Make a request for vital records (birth, marriage, death) from NJ and check on the status of a request.

Website 1-866-649-8726
Women, Infant, and Children (WIC) Program

The Burlington County WIC program provides nutritional counseling and supplemental foods to pregnant, postpartum, and nursing women and their children through age 5.

Website Call 609-267-4304 or 609-267-4305 between 8 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday.