COVID-19 News & Updates

Monmouth County residents can call 732-542-6422, Monday- Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for guidance, resources, mental health support, or just someone to talk to. Residents can connect to a licensed counselor who can provide up to 6 telephone emotional support sessions, more information here.


2-1-1 NJ

Looking for resources in NJ? Check out 2.1.1. Phone, chat, or text options available. Every day we connect people to daycare facilities, shelters, affordable housing units, social services, employment training programs, senior services, medical insurance, and more. Learn about our resource database, help center, and website.

Employment and Assistance Resources for NJ Community College Students and Community Members Affected by the Coronavirus

The NJ Council of Community Colleges compiled this list of useful resources to help people find employment, learn about unemployment benefits and economic assistance for businesses, and connect with other means of assistance

LD11 Recovery

11th Legislative District in the New Jersey State Senate and Assembly has built this website to be a tool to you and your family during these difficult times. This site contains resources for COVID-19, small businesses, employees and workers, independent contrators, self-employed workers, sole proprietors, and help with household expenses.

Monmouth County Department of Health COVID-19 website
New Jersey COVID-19 Information Hub

Call (General COVID-19 Questions): 2-1-1 (7a-11p)
Call (Medical COVID-19 Questions): 1-800-962-1253 (24/7)
Text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive alerts

NJ Career Network Coaching Community

NJ Career Network Coaching Community is connecting people who are providing career advice/coaching to NJ residents in a variety of settings, working together to develop our coaching skills, share promising practices, and work on common challenges and problems. All levels of experience are welcome!

NJ DOL Unemployment Unresolved Issue Form

The NJ DOL has a new tool you can use to email the Unemployment Division with inquiries or tickets that have an unresolved issue.

Report: Parents are Essential Too: Supporting Working Families During the Pandemic

"Parents are Essential Too: Supporting Working Families During the Pandemic," examines data on conditions for working parents and finds that the current crisis has intensified barriers to economic security and childcare among families with children.

State of New Jersey COVID-19 Jobs and Hiring Portal.

Search for jobs by industry, location, and more.

Supported Employment COVID-19 Resources

Includes a list of resources that has been curated to focus on the most critical employment issues at this time 

The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities Information and Resources Related to COVID-19

The Boggs Center, as New Jersey’s federally designated University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) and New Jersey’s Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) program, has compiled a selection of resources from New Jersey and across the country that may be useful to the disability community across the state. 

think of us Child Welfare COVID-19 Command Center

This Command Center houses resources and guidance for foster care individuals and organizations affected by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.