Social Services  

Department of Human Services
Director, Shawn Buskirk

Division of Temporary Assistance & Social Services
1 Shotwell Drive
Belvidere, NJ 07823

Division Director,
Lauren Burd

Phone: (908) 475-6301
Fax: (908) 475-1533

Hours: Mon. - Fri.
8:30 A.M. ~ 4:30 P.M.


The Social Service program provides a variety of services including, Boarding Home Services, Early Periodic Screening/Diagnosis and Treatment, Homeless Prevention, Information and Referral, and Medical Transportation.
  • Boarding Home Services- provides placement assistance and services to residents of rooming and boarding homes. Services include investigation of complaints regarding boarding homes and residential health care facilities.

  • Homeless Prevention Program/Emergency Assistance- provides emergency funds and prevention services to eligible households who are homeless or in imminent danger of becoming homeless. Limited funding available through a State grant. To reach emergency homeless services after 4:30 PM, please contact 1-877-661-4357.
  • Early Periodic Screening/Diagnosis and Treatment Program- offers free periodic medical and dental examinations and follow-up treatment to children under age 21 who are eligible for Medicaid.

  • Information and Referral– provides information about community resources and services provided by Warren County Division of TASS as well as other County Human Service programs and partner agencies.

  • Medical Transportation- provides for the arrangement of and payment for transportation for Medicaid eligible recipients to receive Medicaid covered services.