General Assistance


We provide cash assistance and limited Medicaid coverage to individuals and couples without dependent children who have little or no income and live in the following municipalities:

  • Bedminster
  • Bernards Township
  • Bernardsville
  • Bound Brook
  • Branchburg
  • Far Hills
  • Green Brook
  • Hillsborough
  • Manville
  • Millstone
  • Montgomery
  • North Plainfield
  • Raritan
  • Rocky Hill
  • Somerville
  • South Bound Brook
  • Warren

Other individuals should apply in the municipality in which they live. This is a time-limited program and recipients may participate for a maximum of five years.