Borough of Sussex

Settled in 1742

Human Services Resources

Sussex County offers human services to our community.

Department of Health and Human Services

One Spring Street
Newton, N.J. 07860
Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 973-579-0559
Fax: 973-579-9894
Click here to go the the Department of Health and Human Services website.

Human Services Resource Guide

Download the 2022 Edition of the Human Resources Guide

Quick Guide to Common Crises

Sussex County has compiled a quick reference guide to vital services offered to Sussex County residents. Click here to go to the SC Quick Guide to Common Crises resourse page.

Market Street Mission

Market Street Mission has expanded its outreach into Sussex County. Located in Newton, its new 14-bed hospitality room on Spring Street is helping to welcome even more men in need. Please see the website for information.

Assistance Available for Veterans Facing Housing Crisis

Family Promise of Sussex County is pleased to announce that we have secured funding specifically to support Veterans in our local community. This funding aims to alleviate the financial burden associated with housing by providing assistance with rent, utilities, and other essential needs.

If you or someone you know is a Veteran currently experiencing housing challenges, we encourage you to contact Family Promise of Sussex County at 973-579-1180. Our compassionate team is ready to provide support and explore how we can best assist you during this difficult time.

Other Resources

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  • Tips for Parents
  • Information on Fentanyl
  • Online Safety Tools
  • Helpful Videos and Articles

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