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

Last Updated: 05/04/22