New Jersey Department of Health administers the following program:
New Jersey Department of Children and Families
NOTE: Eligibility applications for CSOC services for children under 18 are submitted through PerformCare. However, for youth aged 18-21, applications for CSOC services are submitted through the Department of Human Services' Division of Developmental Disabilities.
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Children's Interagency Coordinating Councils (CIACC). CIACC are entities that foster cross-system service planning for children with behavioral health problems. They serve as the mechanism to develop and maintain a responsive, accessible and integrated system of care for children with special social and emotional needs and their families, through the involvement of parents, consumers, youth and child serving agencies as partners.
New Jersey Department of Human Services
Children (birth through age 20) meet clinical eligibility for MLTSS through functional limitations, identified in terms of developmental delays or functional limitations for age-appropriate activities of daily living, and require nursing care over and above routine parenting and meets the criteria for skilled nursing care that requires complex skilled nursing interventions 24 hours per day, seven days a week.
A catastrophic illness is any illness or condition, acute or chronic, for which expenses are incurred that are not covered by insurance, state, federal programs, or any other sources* and exceed the program’s eligibility threshold.
Eligible expenses must exceed 10% of the family's income, plus 15% of any excess income over $100,000. The child must have been 21 years or younger when the medical expenses were incurred. The family must have lived in New Jersey for 3 months immediately prior to the date of application.
County Boards of Social Services . County Boards of Social Services administer a variety of federal, state and county programs that assist individuals and families to meet basic needs, protect health, and promote welfare and self-sufficiency. Programs administered by social services boards include:
|County||County Services||County Address|
|Atlantic County||Department of Family and Community Development||1333 Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
|Bergen County||Bergen County Board of Social Services||218 Route 17
North 17 Park Office Center
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
|Burlington County||Burlington County Board of Social Services||Human Services Facility
795 Woodlane Road Mount Holly, NJ 08060
|Camden County||Camden County Board of Social Services||Althea R. Wright Administration Bldg.
600 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08102-1255
|Cape May County||Cape May County Board of Social Services||4005 Route 9 South
Rio Grande, NJ 08242
|Cumberland County||Cumberland County Board of Social Services||275 North Delsea Dr.
Vineland, NJ 08360-3607
|Essex County||Essex County Dept. of Citizen Services||Division of Welfare
18 Rector Street - 9th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102
|Gloucester County||Gloucester County Division of Social Services||400 Hollydell Drive
Sewell, NJ 08080
|Hudson County||Hudson County Dept. of Family Services||Division of Welfare
257 Cornelison Ave.
Jersey City, NJ 07302
|Hunterdon County||Division of Social Services||PO Box 2900
6 Gauntt Place
Flemington, NJ 08822
|Mercer County||Mercer County Board of Social Services||200 Woolverton Street
Trenton, NJ 08611
|Middlesex County||Middlesex County Board of Social Services||181 How Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
|Monmouth County||Monmouth County Division of Social Services||PO Box 3000
3000 Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ 07728
|Morris County||Morris County Office of Temporary Assistance||340 W. Hanover Ave
Morristown, NJ 07960
|Ocean County||Ocean County Board of Social Services||1027 Hooper Avenue
Toms River, NJ 08753
|Passaic County||Passaic County Board of Social Services||80 Hamilton Street
Paterson, NJ 07505-2057
|Salem County||Salem County Board of Social Services||147 South Virginia Avenue
Penns Grove, NJ 08069
|Somerset County||Somerset County Board of Social Services||PO Box 936
73 East High Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
|Sussex County||Sussex County Division of Social Services||83 Spring Street,
Newton, NJ 07860
|Union County||Union County Division of Social Services||342 Westminster Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
|Warren County||Warren County Division of Temporary Assistance and Social Services||1 Shotwell Dr.
Belvidere, NJ 07823