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Community Resource and Services

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Community Resource & Services

Effective April 1, 2020 the Municipal Welfare / General Assistance is no longer being administered by Franklin Township.

For assistance please contact Somerset County Board of Social Services at the Franklin Township Field Office.

630 Franklin Blvd #110
Somerset, NJ 08873
Phone: 732-846-6499
Fax: 732-325-0224

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Eligibility Requirements:

  1. You must be 18 or older either single, married, or living together as partners (no minor children in your care or custody living in your home)

  2. Have no income such as:  unemployment, SSI, SSD, Pension, Retirement benefits from Social Security or have your own business ( no income at all)

  3. Bank accounts must not be over $2,000, this includes savings, IRA’s, CD’s or  money market. 

  4. All information will be verified