Community Resource

Monmouth County Housing Resources

(732) 683-8959

Emergency Housing Assistance

Contact Monmouth County Central Homeless Intake Unit at: 732-431-6000 x 4613
After hours contact NJ211 simply dial 211

Mortgage Assistance

The Emergency Rescue Mortgage Assistance program (ERMA) was developed to assist eligible NJ homeowners who have been financially affected by COVID-19. The program will help homeowners bring their mortgages and other housing-related expenses current. Apply here, call 855 647-7700 or visit the website

Utility Assistance

NJ SHARES - Monmouth County tenants with outstanding utility bills can contact New Jersey SHARES by calling 1-866-657-4273 Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. or by visiting their website at Text messaging is also available – text HELP to 64405 to connect with a New Jersey SHARES customer service representative. Message and data rates may apply.

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Universal Service Fund (USF)– help with home heating and medically necessary cooling costs for income-qualified households.

Payment Assistance for Gas and Electric (PAGE) – helps moderate-income households to pay their utility bills

Gift of Warmth – New Jersey Natural Gas customers in Monmouth and Middlesex Counties only that have exhausted all other forms of energy assistance. Apply online at or call 732-982-8710.

Help with rent, security deposits, and other housing related expenses:

Affordable Housing Alliance - Community Action Program
59 Broad Street
Eatontown, NJ 07724
Phone: (732) 876-3610
Fax: (732) 389-3163
[email protected]

Office hours: M - F (9-4)

Community Affairs and Resource Center
913 Sewall Avenue
Asbury Park, NJ  07712                  
(732) 774-3282  

Interfaith Neighbors
810 Fourth Avenue
Asbury Park, NJ  07712
(732) 775-0525

Navicore Solutions
200 US Highway 9 North
Manalapan, NJ  07726
(732) 409-6281 ext. 80455

Project PAUL
211 Carr Avenue
Keansburg, NJ  07734
(732) 787-4887

Freehold Open Door (By appointment only)
39 Throckmorton Street
Freehold, NJ 07728
(732) 780-1089

Salvation Army - Asbury Park
605 Asbury Ave.
Asbury Park, NJ 07712
(732) 775-8698

Salvation Army - Red Bank
180 Newman Springs Road
Red Bank, NJ 07701
(732) 747-1626

Community Outreach Group (Calico Cat)
96 Kings Hwy
Middletown, NJ 07748
[email protected]
(732) 671-8775

Last Updated: 11/28/22