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The Morris County Board of Freeholders urge county residents in need to use the valuable programs and services, plus assistance, offered by the Morris County Department of Human Services. Please take a look at the recent county government reorganization meeting video so you can get a look at and become familiar with your elected freeholders.

If you have questions or concerns about county government, please feel free to reach out to us.

NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line

The NJ Connect for Recovery Call Line was established by the Mental Health Association of NJ to support two distinct groups across the state of New Jersey: those concerned with their own opiate use; and, those who are experiencing distress related to the opiate use of a friend or family member. Call 855-652-3737 or

Apply Online for Temporary Assistance

The Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance would like to encourage clients to apply online for assistance programs. The Office of Temporary Assistance is experiencing longer wait times than in the past and this online application can be completed at home or anywhere (Library) that internet access exists.

Whether you apply online or in person your application will be processed in approximately 30 days. Applying online will avoid a client waiting to be seen at the Office of Temporary Assistance.