Resources

FOOD RESOURCES:

 

First Baptist Church

19 West Main Street, Moorestown
(856) 235-1180

Hours: Daily from 10-3

 

Bethel AME Food Pantry

512 North Church St, Moorestown

856-235-3152

Hours: open the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, 9:30AM – 11AM

 

Moorestown Ministerium Food Pantry

St Matthew Lutheran Church, 318 Chester Ave, Moorestown

856-235-2055

Hours: open 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month, 12-2PM and 5-7PM

 

St Vincent De Paul Society Provides ongoing grocery assistance

609-267-9600 (Mt Holly)

856-461-3827 (Jesus the Good Shepherd Food Pantry)

 

FreshforAll– Free fresh fruits and vegetables available through Philabundance.

–   Camden: St John Baptist Church, 400 N 30th St.  Tuesdays 9:30-10:30AM

–   Edgewater Park: Abundant Life Fellowship, 4151 Rt 130 S, Tuesdays 1:30-2:30PM

–   Lindenwold: PATCO Station, 801 Berlin Rd N, Saturdays 1:30-2:30PM

 

Philabundance Food Help Line: 800-319-3663, M-F 8:30-4:30.  Call for help in your area as well as an emergency food box.   www.philabundance.org

 

Bread of Life Food Pantry

Epworth United Methodist Church, 501 Morgan Ave, Palmyra, NJ

Hours: every 3rd Saturday of the month, 10AM-1PM

 

Christian Caring Center

Rte 530, Pemberton, NJ 08068

609-893-0700

www.christian-caring-center.org

Emergency Food & Clothing, Community Meals, etc.

 

Community Food Pantry: 856-764-6940

Pre-packed food bags provide 3 meals per day for 3 days for each household member.

801 Burlington Ave, Delanco NJ 08057

 

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)

Contact SNAP office in Burlington County – 609-261-1000 or 1-800-687-9512

 

Burlington County WIC (Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants & Children)- 609-267-4304

 

CLOTHING AND FURNISHING RESOURCES:

 

Habitat for Humanity ReStore – used home furnishings and building material

1702 Taylors Lane, Cinnaminson, NJ 08077

Hours: Wed, Thurs 9AM – 7PM, ri 9AM-5PM, Sat 9AM-2PM

856-303-8080

 

St. Vincent DePaul Society – used clothing and home furnishings

157 Whithorse Pike, Berlin, NJ

609-953-0021 (St Mary of the Lakes, Medford – thrift store)

 

Free Store: 856-764-6940

Residents in need can “shop” for gently-used clothing and household items

801 Burlington Ave, Delanco, NJ 08075

 

GENERAL RESOURCES:

 

Burlington County Action Program (BCAP)

718 S Route 130, Burlington, NJ 08016

609-386-5800

www.bccap.org

social workers available – childcare, healthy families (TANF, TIP), Head Start, Fuel, Utilities, Housing, etc.

 

Burlington County Board of Social Services

795 Woodlane Rd, Westampton, NJ 08060

609-518-4845

MWF 8AM-5:30PM, T/TH 8AM-6:30PM

social workers available – Child Support Program, TANF, Nutritional (Family First)

 

Catholic Charities Emergency & Community Services

801 Burlington Ave, Delanco, NJ 08057

856-764-6940

Food Pantry, Free Store (clothing and home goods)

Hours: M-F 9:30-11AM and 1-4PM, Tu 1-6PM

 

Christian Caring Center

Rte 530, Pemberton, NJ 08068

609-893-0700

www.christian-caring-center.org

Emergency Food & Clothing, Community Meals, etc.

 

Social Security Office: 1-800-772-1213

www.ssa.gov

 

Contact of Burlington County: 856-234-8888 or 211

www.burlington.nj.us/contact/

24-hr hotline: crises, referrals (social/human services, rape, teenline, etc)

 

Burlington County Board of Social Services: 609-261-1000

www.bcbss.org

  

HOUSING ASSISTANCE:

 

Burlington County Rental Assistance: 609-265-5600, www.bcbss.org

 

Homelessness Prevention Program: 856-239-4016

www.state.nj.us/dca/dh/homeless/index.html

Provides limited financial assistance to low- and moderate0incoment tenants and homeowners in imminent danger of eviction or foreclosure due to temporary financial problems beyond their control.

 

Interfaith Hospitality Network of Burlington County: 856-638-0110

www.nihn.org

provides temporary shelter for families who are accepted into the program

 

Lifeline Assistance Program: 1-800-792-9745

www.state.nj.us/njlealthlink

a utility assistance program that offers $225 to persons who meet eligibility requirements

 

Salvation Army: 908-347-0172 or 856-235-0450 ext 27

 

The Affordable Homes Group: 609-261-4571

www.affordablehomesgroup.com

emergency shelter, transitional housing, rental housing, affordable homeownership

 

CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES:

 

PALS (Peace – A Learned Solution)

Of Providence House Domestic Violence Services

Helps children ages 3-12 who have been exposed to domestic abuse to heal through various forms of creative arts.

PO Box 496, Willingboro, NJ 08046

Hotline: 1-877-7551 (toll free)

Office: 609-871-7551

Outreach office: 856-824-0599