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May 21, 2020

New Jersey to Launch Online Grocery Shopping for SNAP Recipients

NJ SNAP recipients will be able to use their benefits card to order groceries from Amazon starting on May 27. Walmarts, ShopRites, and The Fresh Grocers that provide online shopping will also accept online ordering with SNAP benefits starting on May 28.

May 13, 2020  

Opioid Use Helpline, Diversion Program Serving County Now

The Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office has established a 24/7 helpline 833-OHH-CARE staffed by Recovery Advocates for the Shore (RAFTS) linking callers to opioid use treatment through CPC Behavioral Healthcare (CPC). A pilot program called Opioid Diversion Program (ODP) diverts nonviolent offenders facing possession charges to treatment to CPC.